Level 2 | Hyperglycemic Crises, DKA & HHS Standards | 1.0 CE
Title: Level 2 | Hyperglycemic Crises, DKA & HHS Standards | 1.0 CE
This course is included in: Level 2 - Standards of Care. Purchase this course individually for $19 or enroll in the entire bundle and save 45% (discount already applied).
This webinar 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.
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This course discusses common causes of hyperglycemia crises. 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, CDCES, BC-ADM is a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert.
Course Level: 2 (included in Level 2 - Standards of Care)
All hours earned count toward your CDCES Accreditation Information
Earn 1.0 CEs
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