Anemia in Hospitalized Patients
Southern Hills - LV
anemia, blood transfusion, erythrocyte indices, treatment, blood conservation
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases | Internal Medicine | Medicine and Health Sciences | Therapeutics
Speaker: Upinder Singh, MD
Program Director, Transitional Year
Southern Hills Hospital
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine anemia in the hospital setting.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Define guidelines for transfusing patients based on Hemoglobin count.
Ø Analyze management strategies for hospitalized patients presenting with anemia.
Ø Discuss the prevalence of anemia in hospitalized patients.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Upinder Singh, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: October 16, 2019
Expiration Date: October 16, 2021
Singh, Upinder MD, "Anemia in Hospitalized Patients" (2019). Internal Medicine. 9.