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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information to increase their knowledge about current issues affecting emergency nursing practice.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the indications, adverse effects, and appropriate dose of desmopressin (DDAVP) in the treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH).
  2. Discern issues related to the safe and effective administration of procedural sedation to children.
  3. Identify the causes, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment of exertional rhabdomyolysis.
  4. Recognize the characteristic injury pattern and clinical concerns regarding the treatment of burns from smoking while using home oxygen therapy (HOT).
  5. Identify the benefits and potential hazards of U-500 insulin.
  6. Outline triggers for and the diagnosis and treatment of toxic megacolon.
Price: $26.95


  • ANCC 4.0 CH
  • DC - BON 4.0 CH
  • FL - BON 4.0 CH
  • GA - BON 4.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JEN1116C
Published: Nov 2016
Expires: 9/7/2018
Passing Score: 17/24 (70%)