"A Tragic Case of Exertional Heat Stroke"will help physicians recognize and differentiate heat exhaustion, health illness and heat stroke. Dr. Hensler and Dr. Shaw will also review the acute management as well as inpatient management of each condition.
At the end of the presentation, the participant will be able to:
Define heat exhaustion, heat Illness, and heat stroke
Recognize the signs and symptoms of heat stroke
Understand the acute management of heat exhaustion, heat Illness, and heat stroke
Discuss the inpatient treatment of heat stroke
Discuss the Louisiana High School Athletic Association guidance and Consensus statements regarding acclimatization and prevention of heat illnesses
How to Join the Presentation
We will be using Zoom to broadcast Grand Rounds. If you don't have a personal Zoom account, please sign-up and sign-in before the meeting begins. Zoom registration is FREE.
The AAFP has reviewed LAFP Grand Rounds Series and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 11/05/2020 to 11/04/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit approval includes the following session(s):1.00 In-Person, Live (could include online) AAFP Prescribed Credit(s) -A Tragic Case of Exertional Heat Stroke.