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April 3, 2019: “Special K:” Rapid clinical evaluation of potassium abnormalities

In this VETgirl online CE case-based, Real-Life Rounds, Dr. Garret Pachtinger, DACVECC discusses emergent presentations of potassium disorders: hypokalemia and hyperkalemia. Hypokalemia and hyperkalemia are common electrolyte disorders caused by changes in potassium intake, altered excretion, or transcellular shifts. When severe, potassium disorders can lead to life-threatening cardiac conduction disturbances and neuromuscular dysfunction. In this rounds, we will review 2 cases, discussing emergent identification and treatment of hyperkalemia and hypokalemia.

Topic: "Special K:" Rapid clinical evaluation of potassium abnormalities
Speaker: Dr. Garret Pachtinger, VMD, DACVECC
Date: Delivered: Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Time: 8:30-9pm EST (7:30-8pm CST, 6:30-7pm MST, 5:30-6pm PST)
Total RACE-approved CE credit hours: 0.5 hours
RACE Program #: 785-34985

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RACE Program number: 34985

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