Master Clinicians Toxicology Essentials
Learn from Dr. Kristin Schwab who discusses common medications and environmental toxins you patients may encounter. Don’t miss these presentations!
This course was created for the new PA, NP or doctor who needs to understand the basics of toxicology; whether it’s in the ER, primary care or urgent care. This high yield 4 hour video course consists of multiple case scenarios going over the most common medical toxicology, accidental exposure, or overdose presentations encountered in these care settings. Our Master Clinicians educator has designed this bootcamp course to train providers of all levels so they can apply the information right away. Let’s get started!
Our Master Clinicians Educator will review the management of a wide range of common adult and pediatric presentations including: accidental caustic eye injury; accidental pediatric ingestions; common food toxicity; common spider, snake, and other insect bites; marine animal envenomation; toxic plants; common medication overdoses such as salicylates, antidepressants, cardiac medications; and more.
Upon completion of this activity, you should be able to: Recognize the various clinical presentations of the poisoned patient in the outpatient setting, and develop an approach to management and disposition, including transfer to a higher level of care Identify common household medications and chemical agents that can cause toxicity or injury and foods that can cause poisoning Manage salicylate/aspirin toxicity, acetaminophen toxicity, antidepressant toxicity, cardiac medication toxicity, and diabetic medication toxicity Implement a strategy to manage environmental poisoning, including common plant and pesticide poisonings, and terrestrial and marine envenomation.
Clinicians practicing in Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine and Outpatient Settings.
Additional credit info
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of EB Medicine and Master Clinicians, LLC. EB Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.