Challenging Issues in Hematology

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Assess and plan care for the patient with anemia (e.g. microcytic, macrocytic and normocytic).
2. Identify the diagnosis and clinical hallmarks of Sicel Cell Disease, TTP and Hemophilia.
3. Recognize the evaluation and treatment of DVT and PE.
4. Describe the unique challenges to managing the pregnant patient with a history of or current DVT or PE.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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William J. Geiger, MD, FAAFP, Associate Program Director, Grant Family Medicine Residency, OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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