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Diana Castro, MD - Altering the Natural History of Spinal Muscular Atrophy: A Compelling Story Highlighting the Critical Role of Presymptomatic Treatment

Diana Castro, MD - Altering the Natural History of Spinal Muscular Atrophy: A Compelling Story Highlighting the Critical Role of Presymptomatic Treatment

Go online to PeerView.com/SDE860 to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In this activity, an expert in pediatric neurology uses a novel, interactive talk to guide learners through the diagnosis and presymptomatic treatment of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to: Identify the important role of newborn screening in the presymptomatic treatment of spinal muscular atrophy, Cite available data on approved therapies for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy, including presymptomatic patients, Apply approved therapies in presymptomatic patients with spinal muscular atrophy

Duration: 25 min

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