Fluid and Electrolyte Abnormalities

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 minutes

Learning Objectives

1. Identify and treat the underlying etiology of hypokalemia and prescribe appropriate treatment for hypocalcemia.

2. Differentiate the etiology of hypernatremia and prescribe appropriate treatment with caution due to the dangers of rapid correction.

3. Identify the underlying etiology of hyper- and hypokalemia and select appropriate treatment. 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018

B. Wayne Blount, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Medical Director at JenCare; Professor, Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018
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