U080 - Vasculitis
Monday, February 19; 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:
- Recognize and diagnose cutaneous manifestations of vasculitis.
- Properly evaluate the vasculitis patient for systemic complications and associated conditions.
- Effectively treat cutaneous manifestations of vasculitis and coordinate care with colleagues from other medical subspecialties.
This session is directed at the practicing medical dermatologist, the dermatologist who sees inpatient consults, and resident physicians. The session will be a case-based discussion of the cutaneous manifestations of various dermatology-relevant vasculitides, the appropriate work-up for systemic manifestations of vasculitis, and the coordination of care with colleagues in internal medicine. Appropriate screening, treatment, and monitoring of patients will be reviewed, with treatment pearls focused on treatment of the cutaneous manifestations of vasculitis. The presenter is board-certified in internal medicine and dermatology with clinical focuses in inpatient dermatology consults and vasculitis.
- Micheletti, Robert, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.