Title

Allergy Diagnosis and Treatment 2012

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

12-14-2011

Comments

Dr. John Cohn is a Professor of Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is the section head for adult allergy. His current position is President, Asthma, Allergy and Pulmonary Associates, P.C. and Allergist & Immunologist, Pulmonologist. He was appointed JMC-Chair Professorial Faculty Advisor Committee. His clinical interests include: severe asthma in adults and allergy.

Presentation: 1 hour and 4 minutes.

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives:

1. Discuss the key factors in interpreting allergy test results.

2. Discuss the advantages and limitations of different allergy test methods.

3. Use allergy testing results within the context of a patient's history and examination to develop an appropriate treatment plan.