Endocrine and Electrolyte Emergencies
Endocrine and Electrolyte Emergencies

Endocrine and Electrolyte Emergencies

by Sharon Bord, MD

This course will provide you with key information regarding the most emergent endocrine and electrolyte diagnoses. You will learn the importance of recognition and the initial diagnostic and treatment maneuvers for these patients.

The most common emergency cases are:

  • Hypo- and hyperglycemia and diabetic states
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state (HHS)
  • Hypoglycemia, hyperkalemia and hyperkalemia
  • Thyroid emergencies

Course Details

  • Videos 11
  • Duration 1:07 h
  • Quiz questions 33
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Endocrine and Electrolyte Emergencies

 Sharon Bord, MD

Sharon Bord, MD

As an assistant professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Sharon Bord, M.D. knows how to teach important skills to students. She is a member of the Committee of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors and Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine and on the editorial board for a board review question book.

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Good basic introduction
By tim h. on 24. November 2017 for Endocrine and Electrolyte Emergencies

Well designed and delivered, but content seemed more directed to pre-med audience.