GameChangers: Cold Injuries and Frostbite

GameChangers: Cold Injuries and Frostbite

With record-cold temperatures in much of the United States this winter, a high number of cold injuries have been reported. This podcast discusses prevention and treatment for hypothermia and frostbite. Brrrrr!

The GameChangers:

  • Frostbite prevention using layers and heating measures
  • Hypothermia treatment using external and internal heating
  • Frostbite treatment with anticoagulants

Upon successful completion of this course, learners should be able to:
1. Differentiate between types of hypothermia
2. Discuss treatments for frostbite

Geoffrey C. Wall, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CG
Professor of Clinical Sciences
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Dr. Wall is a member of the Janssen Speaker’s Bureau. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.  

Course fee includes course, course materials, and CPE credit submission to CPE Monitor.
Course is non-refundable.
Release Date: February 12, 2024
Planned Expiration Date: February 12, 2025

Copyright 2024, CEimpact. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction of this course without express permission is strictly forbidden.  

Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0107-0000-24-051-H01-P
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Additional information

Duration

0h 30m

Topic Designator

Disease State/Drug Therapy

ACPE

Yes

ACPE Topic
Role

Pharmacist

Media-Type

Podcast

Release Date

2/12/24

CEUs

0.05

Rating

5

ACPE Number

0107-0000-24-051-H01-P

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