Welcome to the Utah Asthma Telehealth Series! To receive CE credit, you must complete this pre-test before watching the program and a post-test after watching the program. Completion of the pre-test and post-test allow us to provide you with a FREE certificate of completion for this program. Nurses receive 1.5 hours CE for participation, respiratory therapists receive 1.0 hour. Your responses will remain confidential. You will need a four-digit code given during the presentation to complete your post-test.

* 1. Please indicate the last 4 digits of your home phone number (used to match pre- and post-test results).

* 2. Which of the following are expected changes with aging that impact airway obstruction? Check all that apply

* 3. True or False? Beta-2 agonists are preferred over anticholinergic drugs for treating elderly patients for asthma.

* 4. Systemic steriods may worsen which of the following conditions in older adults?

* 5. True or False? Continuous positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep apnea has been shown to improve asthma symptoms.

* 6. ____________________________ are more common among elderly patients with asthma than younger patients with asthma.

* 7. Which of the following factors may affect spirometry results among elderly patients?

* 8. Which of the following are common comorbid conditions with asthma among elderly patients?

* 9. Indicate your credentials so the appropriate number of hours can be included on your certificate.

* 10. If you are a respiratory therapist, please enter your AARC number.

* 11. To receive a certificate, please provide your name* as you would like it printed on the certificate, e-mail address*, zip code*, and phone number* below:

Thank you for completing the pre-test. Please remember to take the post-test AFTER the program to qualify for a CE certificate.

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