In this VETgirl online veterinary continuing education webinar, Brittany Betancourt, CVT, VTS (ECC) will review the veterinary technician's role in management of endocrine emergencies. This lecture will specifically focus on the most common endocrine diseases seen on an emergency basis: Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) and hypoadrenocorticism. A basic review of pathophysiology of DKA and hypoadrenocorticism will be reviewed, along with treatment and care from a nursing aspect!
Topic: Technician Assessment and Management of Endocrine Diseases
Speaker: Brittany Betancourt CVT, VTS (ECC)
Date: Delivered: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Time: 8:30-10pm EST (7:30-9pm CST, 6:30-8pm MST, 5:30-7pm PST)
Total RACE-approved CE credit hours: 1.5 hours
RACE Program #: 785-29030
Cost: FREE for ELITE members, otherwise $50/1.5 CE Credits
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RACE-CE provider name: VETgirl, LLC
RACE Provider number: 785
RACE Program number: 29030
This program has been approved for continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call VETgirl (858.859.1838) for further questions.
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