Course: Ticked Off: Lyme Disease in Canada
Provided By: Banff Wilderness Care Conference 2016
Instructor: Rachel Jamison
Time Commitment: 60 minutes
Passing Grade: 80%
Course Description: Lime disease patient care reports, the instances of reported cases, prevention, treatment and safety in regards to Lyme disease carried by ticks. The increase risk in the coming years of Lyme disease as tick population increases. How the practitioner can protect themselves and their patient.
Some Topics Covered:
- What is Lyme disease
- How Lyme disease affects the body
- The long term effects of lime disease
- Chronic Lyme disease
- Information about Borrelia burgdorferi
- How testing for Lyme disease occurs.