From Science to Practice in Severe Asthma
Matching Treatment With Pathophysiology

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Please note, the maximum credit for this educational activity is 1.0 for physicians and nurses.
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Target Audience
This activity is intended for pulmonologists, family practitioners, internists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other clinicians who treat patients with asthma.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this program, participants should be better able to:
• List the steps in the assessment of a patient with poorly controlled asthma
• Explain the use of advanced therapies, including biologics and bronchial thermoplasty
• Describe recent research on non–type 2 asthma and appropriate treatment strategies for it
• Explain how to use decision aids and other tools with your patients to guide them in shared decision making

CME Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) and Global Academy for Medical Education. The American College of Chest Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing education for physicians. The American College of Chest Physicians designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Postgraduate Institute
for Medicine and Global Academy for Medical Education. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the health care team.

Continuing Nursing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hours. Designated for 1.0 of pharmacotherapy credit for Advanced Practice Nurses. 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Statement 
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 1 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points. 

Upon successful completion of this course, CHEST will submit your completion data to ABIM via ACCME's Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS) for MOC points. Please allow 30 business days for your
points to be reflected on your ABIM record.

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