CRACKCast E126 - Diabetes Mellitus and Disorders of Glucose Homeostasis
CanadiEM aims to improve emergency care in Canada by building an online community of practice for healthcare practitioners and providing them with high quality, freely available educational resources. The CanadiEM Podcast brings you cutting edge clinical topics on the National Rounds Series and delves into the struggles that doctors face on the Physicians as Humans Series.
What are the epidemiologic risk factors for cerebral edema in
What are signs and symptoms of cerebral edema? How do you
manage a pt with DKA and suspected cerebral edema?
List 5 complications of DKA management
List five common serious infections in diabetics and how they
How does hypoglycemia classically present?
List 10 causes of hypoglycemia
Describe the treatment of hypoglycemia
What is the definition of hyperglycemic, hyperosmolar
Contrast DKA and HHS (Table 118.2)
What is the pathophysiology of HHS?
How is HHS managed?
Why are urine ketones less sensitive for DKA than serum
When do you give NaHCO3 to a patient with DKA?
What is euglycemic DKA?
What is the differential diagnosis of hypoglycemia in a patient
who does not have DM? What would you add to the differential
diagnosis in a pt who has DM?
About the Podcast
CRACKCast (Core Rosen's and Clinical Knowledge) helps residents to "Turn on their learn on" through podcasts that assist with exam prep by covering essential core content.
Physicians as Humans explores the struggles that physicians face and how they have overcome them. From addictions, mental health issues, and all manner of personal crises will be discussed to help let those who are currently struggling know that they are not alone.
CanadiEM aims to improve emergency care in Canada by building an online community of practice for healthcare practitioners and providing them with high quality, freely available educational resources.