Mohammad Kamran, M.D.
, Bernard Hojaili, M.D.
, and Peter Barland, M.D.
Dr. Kamran and Dr. Hojaili are fellows in the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, New York.
Within the past 12 months, Dr. Kamran, Hojaili and Barland report no commercial conflicts of interest.
Estimated time to complete:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Describe the possible mechanisms of action of IVIG as an immunomodulator
- List rheumatological conditions where IVIG is of proven benefit
- Discuss rheumatological conditions where IVIG is either only occasionally or questionably beneficial.