During their infants’ first year, excessive crying is the most common reason parents seek medical advice. An infant’s distress is stressful to parents and can strain the infant-parent bond and family relationships.
This 1-hour eCME program explores current opportunities in the primary care management of cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) in infants, including strategies that can be used to support prevention, management, and overcoming CMPA once present.
This Self-Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 1 Mainpro+ Credit. Cert+ Program ID#: 189602
Douglas P. Mack, MSc, MD, FRCPC
Chandi Chandrasena, MD, CCFP, FCFP
Lynn Cohen, MD, CFPC
Deanna Telner, MD, CCFP
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Proactively counsel parents on infant feeding to support CMPA prevention
- Recognize signs of CMPA in affected infants
- Act to resolve symptoms while ensuring appropriate infant nutrition
- Manage CMPA to support the development of cow’s milk protein tolerance