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.
1.5 contact hours (0.75 pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
1 hour 17 minutes plus posttest
This activity is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. APEA is an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Program ID #2020-02-04P (Video), 2020-02-23P (Audio). Provider number 100820.
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.