This lecture, recorded during the 2020 APEA Live Review Course & Clinical Update, provides education about hematology presentations seen in primary care. These include anemias, vitamin B12 deficiency, autoimmune thrombocytopenia purpura, and CBC abnormalities. The content reflects evidence-based guidelines and focuses on the most important steps in patient diagnosis and management.
Choose video or audio delivery.
Video: Video format requires Google Chrome; each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase. Rewind and fast forward not available.
Audio: Each audio purchase is accessible for 2 years from the date of purchase.
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss common hematology conditions including anemias, vitamin B12 deficiency, autoimmune thrombocytopenia purpura, and CBC interpretation.
- State the common symptoms and specific assessment findings associated with anemias, vitamin B12 deficiency, CBC abnormalities, and autoimmune thrombocytopenia purpura.
- Describe the appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management of patients with anemias, vitamin B12 deficiency, autoimmune thrombocytopenia purpura, or CBC abnormalities.
This activity is approved for 1.5 contact hour(s) (which includes .75 hour(s) of pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
1 hour 17 minutes plus posttest
Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 100820. Program ID #2020-02-04P (Video), 2020-02-23P (Audio).
This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic and sought after speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.