SMA, types I-IV and X-ALD, three forms
- Historical Incidence in U.S.
- Clinical Classification
- Confirmatory Diagnostics
- Screening Process
- Reporting Process
- Collection of Dried Blood Spot Samples
After completing this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Identify the specifics of SMA and X-ALD
- Identify short-and long-term consequences of SMA and X-ALD in neonates
- Discuss the hospital and nurse role in the newborn screening process specific to SMA and X-ALD
- Describe care of the neonate with a positive screen result for SMA or X-ALD
- Describe the process of collecting a dried blood-spot specimen and transporting it to the lab for analysis specific to SMA and X-ALD.
Authors and Planning Committee:
- Christen Crews, MSN, RN
- Richard Haughton, MA
- Paul Hetterich, MS
- Christopher Nixon, MS
- Deepali Sanghani, MPH
- Kathleen Bunch Meneses, MS
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MOC Self-assessment MOC II credit:
Successful completion of this activity, planned in accordance with the needed MOC requirements, enables the participant to earn MOC Part II Self-assessment points equivalent to the amount of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM claimed for the activity, through the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) joint initiative to create a wide array of Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Activities. The awarded transcript provides for both AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM and MOC II Self-assessment credit for the following participating boards:
- American Board of Pediatrics (ABP)
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