2017 Pediatric Critical Care & Emergency Nursing Conference

CCS44 - #44 Surviving the Glucose Apocalypse: Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis (Rx = .25 hr.)

Nov 2, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Nov 2, 2017 3:15pm

Expiration Date: Dec 1, 2020


Credits: None available.

Standard: $21.00

Description

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe normal glucose metabolism and the basic pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus.
  • Identify clinical manifestations of DKA and common electrolyte derangements associated with the disorder
  • Recognize signs & symptoms of cerebral edema and list treatment strategies that minimize the risk of its occurrence

Speaker(s):

Credits

  • 1.75 - Physician
  • 1.75 - RN / NP (All RNs/Nurses except CA RNs)
  • 2.10 - CA RN/CA BRN

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