Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)

42m of CPD
Joanne Reading
13 November 2017

Simultaneous bleeding and clotting... Sounds hard to comprehend and manage. DIC is a critical state that requires a robust understanding of the underlying pathophysiology, as well as the clotting cascade. Join Jo Reading as she breaks down this complex topic so that you can better your understanding of what to look for and what to do in a patient who is experiencing DIC.


Joanne Reading


Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42 bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called “Blogging for your Noggin”. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process!


Catherine Castor27 Jun 2018
Joanne is great at simplifying complicated information

Tina Stewart30 May 2018
I enjoy listening to Joanne on bleeding and clotting. she breaks it down so you understand. Thankyou

Devika Nandanimala28 May 2018

Edmond Thaw27 May 2018
Good presentation

Arleta Roszkowski27 May 2018
Very interesting

Charmain Hatch24 May 2018
Helpful lecture.

Kim Szubert21 May 2018
Clear and well spoken

Jenny Mattes16 May 2018
Fantastic information

Anne Kinghorn13 May 2018
Engaging. Helpful.

Judy Applegarth06 May 2018
Very detailed presentation.

Bronwyn chappel30 Apr 2018
What a fabulous presenter, Joanne is. She makes the topics interesting and easy to follow.

Raewyn Head25 Apr 2018
Educator very informative

Jenna He19 Apr 2018
Thanks again for this fantastic presentation!

Maree Findlay17 Apr 2018
Very helpful

Helen Ross14 Apr 2018
Thank you

Stephanie Wadham11 Apr 2018
Another great and interesting lecture which was very easy to comprehend.

Soumyamol Binesh04 Apr 2018
Very informative

Christine E Fletcher27 Mar 2018
Well presented

Lei Zhang24 Mar 2018
very good presentation.

Rhodora Wacnisen12 Mar 2018
Very informative.

Layla Youssef11 Mar 2018
Good lecture

Helen Boyd10 Mar 2018
Excellent very easy to watch. Updated my knowledge

Emma Meikle07 Mar 2018
Excellent lecture

Sally Kinsella07 Mar 2018
Engaging lecture

Tara sharma subedi06 Mar 2018

Dave James01 Mar 2018
Very good, informative information.

Juliet Melano01 Mar 2018

Travis McAndrew28 Feb 2018
very informative!!!

Chelsea Pfeiffer28 Feb 2018
So smart and engaging!

Lindy Adams27 Feb 2018
a very interesting and informative presentation.

Debra joy fletcher24 Feb 2018
Excellent lecture very well explained

Maureen Huggins23 Feb 2018
easy to follow presentation

joshua bold19 Feb 2018
Great video

Philip jeffery18 Feb 2018
Easy to follow and engaging

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