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Description: There are some inherited disorders that may present in adulthood with vague clinical symptoms. They mimic other chronic conditions and may be challenging for a physician to diagnose. Choosing the correct lab tests is of utmost importance to steer the physician in the correct direction. During this webinar, three case studies of such disorders and their clinical outcomes will be discussed.
Start date: Upon registration
Completion: Up to 52 weeks
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Description: There are some inherited disorders that may present in adulthood with vague clinical symptoms.  They mimic other chronic conditions and may be challenging for a physician to diagnose.  Choosing the correct lab tests is of utmost importance to steer the physician in the correct direction.  During this webinar, three case studies of such disorders and their clinical outcomes will be discussed.

Start date: Upon registration

Completion: Up to 52 weeks

Course/Activity Information

At the end of this webinar you will be able to:

  • Review three different rare inherited disorders that present later in life with vague clinical symptoms
  • Discuss the lab results for three inherited disorders
  • Identify the prevalence of three different inherited disorders and the mechanisms of inheritance

 

Speaker: Melissa King, MLT

Melissa King is the laboratory dispatch and receiving supervisor at the Moncton Hospital.  Passionate about the profession, Melissa is a long standing volunteer on the NBSMLT Board of Directors. She is involved in numerous committees, has planned several educational events, and has authored and reviewed courses for CSMLS.  Always interested in research, Melissa works closely with many physicians to research and dispatch obscure lab testing to aid in the patient’s diagnosis and treatment.  She will discuss a few interesting but uncommon cases she has encountered in her new role.

 

Recorded: June 9, 2021

 

PEP hours: 1.0

CPS credits: 0

*Note: PEP hours and/or CPS credits will only be awarded upon successful completion of the quiz.

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