Presentation Information

Anya Kleinman

How Low Is Too Low? Managing Newborn Hypoglycemia

  • Speaker: Anya Kleinman , MD, IBCLC
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  • Duration: 60 Mins
  • Credits: 1 CERP, 1 ACM CPD, 1 ACNM CEU, 0.1 Midwifery CEU

This lecture will describe the normal physiology of infant blood sugar regulation before diving into a detailed conversation about neonatal hypoglycemia. We will explore risk factors for hypoglycemia as well as observation, management and treatment protocols for infants experiencing symptomatic and asymptomatic low blood sugars in the newborn period.