Giving Careers Education
Information Only: Recognition of Primary Immune Deficiency in Infants Younger than 6 Months
Dr. Herbert Slade addresses newborn screening for severe combined immunodeficiency and criteria for referral and emergency care.

Learner Objectives:
  • Explain the TREC newborn screening test for severe combined  immunodeficiency
  • Discuss conditions presenting in the first 6 months of life
  • Recognize when a referral is necessary
  • Identify that severe combined immunodeficiency is a medical emergency
Audience: Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Retire Date: Friday, June 14, 2013
Course Materials:
Herbert Slade, MD, FAAAI
CME of Healthpoint LTD
Fort Worth, Texas

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