On-Demand

Medical Education Series: Cardiac Consequences and Electrolyte Imbalances with Eating Disorders

Oct 20, 2023 | 9:30am - 10:30am MDT
On-Demand
1.0 CE Hours

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Presented by

Laurie Mitan, MD, FAAP

Laurie Mitan, MD, FAAP

Professor of Pediatrics Director, Eating Disorder Program Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine

This presentation will review the medical consequences of eating disorders, specifically within the cardiovascular system. Discussion will include the evaluation of eating disorder-related nutritional instability on electrolyte and cardiac abnormalities and treatment recommendations.

Educational Objectives:  

Following this presentation, participants will be able to… 

  • Recognize and describe treatment plans for patients with eating disorder related electrolyte abnormalities, refeeding complications, and pseudo-Bartter’s syndrome.

  • Assess, diagnose, and describe treatment plans for patients with cardiac abnormalities resulting from eating disorder-related malnutrition.

  • Discuss symptom profiles indicative of patient risk for treatment complications

 If you have questions about this event, or need more information, please reach out to Meggie Olsen at [email protected] 

Upcoming topics of the series: 

TBD Gastrointestinal Issues and Eating Disorders

11.17.2023 Impact of Eating Disorder on Reproduction Hormones and Consequences for the Skeletal System 

12.01.2023 Diabetes and Eating Disorder 

 

 

Available Continuing Education Credit

In support of improving patient care, Eating Recovery Center and Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Eating Recovery Center and Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive 1.0 clinical continuing education credits.

Eating Recovery Center, LLC is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR credentialed practitioners will receive 1.0 continuing professional education units (CPEU) for completion of this activity.

Eating Recovery Center, LLC is approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6815 Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Eating Recovery Center is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Eating Recovery Center, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Eating Recovery Center maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Eating Recovery Center, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychologists #PSY-0232.

Eating Recovery Center, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0280.

Eating Recovery Center, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0756.

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.

All Eating Recovery Center, LLC sponsored educational activities are presented in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you are in need of accommodations, please contact Wendy Foulds Mathes at [email protected].