The webinar will be focused on the approach to Full blood count (FBC). The speaker will be discussing common findings in an FBC (e.g anemia, thrombocytopenia, leucocytosis) and considerations for differential diagnosis as well as follow-up investigations to consider.
Webinar title: An approach to the FBC
Topic Area: Haematology
- Differential diagnosis of raised and low counts/parameters of the FBC
- Additional work-up to consider based on FBC findings
- Understand the potential of spurious results with an FBC
Speaker: Dr. Lina Sewanywa
Obtained my undergraduate medical degree in 2011 and peaked my interest in haematology whilst working as a medical officer at the Dr George Mukhari Hospital Haematology unit. Qualified as a haematopathologist in 2021 and am currently working in the Department of Molecular Medicine and Haematology at CMJAH/NHLS.
Facilitator: Jamie Colloty
Date: Thursday, 5th of May, 2022
Time: 15:00 Central Africa Time (GMT+2 / CAT)
Duration: 1 hour
CPD Points: 1