Urticaria: Why and what next?

Get to grips with urticaria diagnosis and management by learning about the different patient groups with this condition, the factors that influence treatment decisions, and appropriate non-pharmacological and pharmacological management strategies for specific patient groups.

This module includes practical case studies provided by Professor Connie Katelaris, Professor of Immunology & Allergy, University of Western Sydney and Head of Department and Senior Staff Specialist at Campbelltown Hospital, as well as expert video discussions between Professor Katelaris and dermatology, immunology and allergy specialist Dr James Choi, staff specialist at Westmead Hospital and visiting medical officer at Concord Hospital in Sydney.

After completing this module, general practitioners will be able to:

  • Distinguish between the three types of urticaria (acute, chronic spontaneous and inducible (physical) urticaria