Bites, Stings, and Other Emergency Things

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


 

Learning Objectives

1. Recognize tick and spider bites and identify treatment.
2. Know how to manage the use of rabies vaccine and rabies immunoglobulin for various animal bites.
3. Assess and manage pit viper bites.

Additional Information

Technical Requirements: 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
Parent activity set: 

Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, New York; Clinical Assistant Professor, Ellis Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
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