Primary Immune Deficiency-A Clinical Approach

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  • Skill Levelintermediate
  • Lectures1 Video
  • Enrolled 98 students enrolled
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Key concepts covered include:

By the end of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • Introduction to Primary Immune Deficiency Diseases
  • Classification
  • Warning signs
  • How do you investigate a child or an adult with suspect Immune Deficiency?
  • Broad principles of treatment

What you'll learn

Primary Immune Deficiencies (PIDs), better known as Inborn Errors of Immunity, are an expanding group of diseases that afflict the immune system and predispose individuals to recurrent infections, autoimmunity, auto-inflammation, and malignancy. At present, more than 430 such diseases have been recognized. Due to a lack of awareness about these diseases, many children and adults remain undiagnosed and often suffer for years. In this course, the viewers would be provided with a case-based discussion on various immune deficiency diseases. The warning signs of PIDs have been presented with relevant cases.read more »»

Pragmatic classification of these diseases that would help clinicians recognize and classify these patients is a unique feature of this course. At the end of the course, the viewers must be able to recognize PIDs based on pattern recognition and investigate them based on the algorithms provided. Broad principles of treatment in these diseases have been discussed as well.

Who Should Attend?

  • Pediatricians, Physicians, Medical students in Pediatrics and Gen Medicine

Instructor

Dr. Sagar Bhattad

Consultant, Pediatric Immunologist and Rheumatologist, Aster CMI Hospital


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Dr. Sagar Bhattad is the first DM super-specialist in the field of Pediatric Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology in India. He has vast experience in the diagnosis and treatment of Primary Immune Deficiency disorders and rheumatic diseases in children. He is well known amongst the medical fraternity for his passion for Immune deficiencies and has delivered numerous lectures and presentations in various forums has written more than 50 articles for peer-reviewed national and international journals. He has written more than 50 articles for peer-reviewed national and international journals.

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Instructor

Dr. Sagar Bhattad

Consultant, Pediatric Immunologist and Rheumatologist, Aster CMI Hospital


4/5

Dr. Sagar Bhattad is the first DM super-specialist in the field of Pediatric Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology in India. He has vast experience in the diagnosis and treatment of Primary Immune Deficiency disorders and rheumatic diseases in children. He is well known amongst the medical fraternity for his passion for Immune deficiencies and has delivered numerous lectures and presentations in various forums has written more than 50 articles for peer-reviewed national and international journals. He has written more than 50 articles for peer-reviewed national and international journals.

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Last Updated 11/2021

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