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Clinical Applications of Anti-Histamine Medications (Part 1)/Common Cold

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In this lecture, Dr. Zaafran explores the clinical applications of anti-histamine medications.

What does the common cold look like?
What are the most common etiologies that lead to the common cold?
What the treatment regimens for the common cold?
What are anti-histamines and what are the types of receptors involved?
What body systems are affected by histamines and where are the receptors involved?
What is the Mechanism of Action of anti-histamines?
What are the side effects of anti-histamines?

In this video we will learn about :

1. Pathophysiology of common cold. 

2. Histamine receptors. 

3. Effects of histamine and antihistamine drugs.

4. Mechanism of action of antihistamines.

5. Therapeutic uses of antihistamines.

6. Side effects of antihistamines. 

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Ahmed Zaafran, MD

Ahmed Zaafran, MD

Co-founder, Chief Medical Officer Lucid Lanes Board-Certified Clinical and Research Anesthesiologist, TEDx Speaker

I’m currently the CEO and President of Lucid Lane Providers, and the Chief Medical Officer of Lucid Lane, Inc, a digital health company I co-founded in 2018. I am a digital health entrepreneur and clinical anesthesiologist. I trained at the world-renowned Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas, and joined the faculty at Stanford University School of Medicine in the department of Anesthesiology from 2012-2021. My TEDx talk in 2023 focused on our data-driven solution, via therapy, to prevent and reduce opioid dependence around surgery, while leveraging technology to improve pain and patient outcomes. The intent is to provide value foremost to the patient to live a better life, while also creating an ecosystem of benefit to providers, payors, and employers.

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