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Reproductive Environmental Health Series: Carbon Monoxide and Reproductive Health

posted on Oct 30, 2019
This course qualifies as continuing education for physicians, nurses, certified health education specialists, certified public health professionals and other professionals provided by the Centers for Disease Control and its partners.
 
Origination Date: 09/17/2018
Expiration Date: 09/17/2020
 
These short, interactive modules are designed to highlight the potential sources of exposure to environmental substances and review possible health effects of concern, these modules use case examples of “low”, “medium”, and “higher” exposure settings to provide you as a clinician with a template in which to frame your pregnant patient’s concern or potential for exposure. These modules finish with a short perspective on a relevant literature example or concept of importance in environmental toxicology. This is one of nine modules are now available with CE!

Learning Objectives

  • Identify three common sources of carbon monoxide
  • Describe two populations most at risk for carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Identify three effects of carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Identify two appropriate methods for treatment of carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Recognize three patients’ risk for carbon monoxide exposure
  • Identify two appropriate methods for detecting and preventing carbon monoxide exposure

Developed By

  • Charles McKay, MD, FACMT, FACEP; President, American College of Medical Toxicology
  • Anna Engstrom, PhD Candidate, University of Washington School of Public Health
  • Michaella Ann Pain, MPH, Project Manager, University of California San Francisco Medical Center
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