Laurie Klipfel – Diabetic Emergencies: DKA, HHS and Hypoglycemia
- Laurie Klipfel
- 1 Hour 40 Minutes
- Audio and Video
- Dec 28, 2017
Diabetes affects an estimated 30 million people and many people aren’t even aware of their diagnosis. No matter what specialty, healthcare providers need to be ready for diabetic emergencies. Prevention, rapid recognition and appropriate treatment improves patient outcomes. Medications and recommendations for diabetes are evolving continually as our knowledge and technology grows and it is essential to stay up to date. Especially in crisis, it can make the difference between life and death! Join Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE for this program and become confident in your ability to handle the next patient emergency.
|Manual (0.75 MB)||42 Pages||Available after Purchase|
- Prevention, Recognition and Treatment Guidelines for:
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
- Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Non-Ketotic Syndrome (HHNK/HHS)
- Hypoglycemic Crisis
- Practical Application with Case Studies
- Sick Day Management
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Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE, has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for over 20 years and has managed several hospital ADA-recognized diabetes education programs; she is a Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in endocrinology and a certification in wound care. A member of the American Association of Diabetes Educators, Laurie is the past president of her local chapter. Laurie works at a large hospital in St. Louis, MO, serving the needs of patients with diabetes in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
Laurie is also a certified insulin pump trainer and has published articles on use of insulin pumps for hospitalized patients. Her practical experiences, supported by clinical knowledge, provide a blend of information on how to treat diabetes today. Her goal is to provide the current strategies and treatments you need to improve the outcomes of your patients.
Financial: Laurie Klipfel receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Nonfinancial: Laurie Klipfel has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.