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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. Compare balanced and unbalanced crystalloids in initial sepsis fluid resuscitation.
  2. Identify risks, causes, and symptoms of concussion.
  3. Examine the preparation and vulnerabilities of hospitals in terrorist attacks.
  4. Recognize steps in controlling active bleeding.
  5. Select challenges in caring for an obese patient.
  6. Interpret various aspects of waveform capnography and its potential use in procedural sedation and analgesia (PSA).
  7. Identify risks for and signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS).
  8. Examine best practices for medication safety from the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP).
Price: $20.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 CH
  • GA - BON 3.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development 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.







Test Code: JEN0318C
Published: Mar 2018
Expires: 3/31/2020
Passing Score: 28/40 (70%)
Authors:
Categories: Acute Care , Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency