Virtual Patient: Adult Male with Reaction to Flying Hymenoptera Sting

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Overview / Abstract:

This patient simulation involves an adult male who had a severe reaction to a flying hymenoptera sting. Based on the clinical history and test results, the learner will choose the best way to treat the patient with immunotherapy. The learner will answer specific questions that explain the immunotherapy treatment, including risks, intervals, duration, and possibility of relapse to the patient. The learner will receive feedback for each decision that is made, and numerous references that discuss best practices for using allergen immunotherapy will be provided.


Jul 18, 2020


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Physician CME, Physician Assistant CME



Credits / Hours

0.25 CME, 0.25 CE, 0.25 Attendance


The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Christopher W. Calabria, MD FAAAAI, Mike Tankersley, MD FAAAAI, Jeanette Arnold, MSN RN C-FNP

Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

Making IT Count is funded through an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Keywords / Search Terms

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology, AAAAI, Physician CME, training medical students CME, fellows-in-training CME, Medical Staff CME, Allergy, Immunotherapy, yellow jacket, sting, VIT, Venom, AIT, Patient Considerations, Free CE CME, hymenoptera Free CE CME

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