Hyperglycemic Crisis: From DKA to HHS – Airing May 26, 2017 from 11:30 to 1:00 p.m. (Pacific time)
This course is included in: Level 2 – Beyond Fundamentals. Purchase this course individually for $19 or the entire bundle and save 70%.
This 40-minute course discusses common causes of hyperglycemia and strategies to get blood glucose levels to goal. Topics include hyperglycemia secondary to medications and insulin deprivation. The difference and similarities between Diabetes Ketoacidosis and Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Syndrome are also covered. Treatment strategies for all situations are included.
- Common causes of hyperglycemic crises.
- The difference and similarities between DKA and HHS and treatment strategies
- Causes and treatment of hyperglycemic crises.
Intended Audience: A great course for healthcare professionals in the field of diabetes education looking for a straightforward explanation of identification and treatment of hyperglycemic crises.
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDE, BC-ADM is a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert.
Fee: $19.00 (Group Discounts Available)
Course Level: 2 (included in Level 2 – Beyond Fundamentals)
All hours earned count toward your CDE Accreditation Information
Earn 1.0 CEs
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