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Emergency! Ketoacidosis

19m of CPD
Peta Tauchmann
19 July 2017

Diabetic ketoacidosis is a serious medical emergency and should be avoided at all costs. But, do you know how to prevent it? In this short and sharp refresher on DKA, learn the warning signs of this state and what to do if someone presents in DKA. A must-watch for all health professionals.


Peta Tauchmann


Peta Tauchmann has worked as a diabetes educator since 1998. In 2003, she established a private practice in diabetes education in Brisbane and, in 2015, she was endorsed as a Nurse Practitioner. Professionally, she enjoys a range of activities, working in her own community-based clinics, and contributing to local and national projects designed to improve the care of people with diabetes. She enjoys working in an area of healthcare that is meaningful, constantly changing, and intellectually stimulating.


Emma Gorton20 Jun 2018
Good general overview of diabetic ketoacidosis and its management

Rita edbrooke31 May 2018
Excellent presentation by confident and knowledgeable facilitator

Lily Francis30 May 2018
Good refresher

Kelly Bidlake30 Apr 2018
Great info, thank you

Jenna He05 Apr 2018
A good presentation that helps me to reflect on my practice

Rebecca Moore19 Feb 2018
Very informative

Emma Mincher-Jones02 Sep 2017
Very informative and well documented. Heaps of information to note and pass on.

Jennifer soutar26 Aug 2017
Interesting and informative

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