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Audio Session and Presentation Slides from National Conference Nurse Practitioners 2018

In this case-based session, we'll cover the diagnosis of gap and non-gap metabolic acidosis, metabolic alkalosis, and acute and chronic respiratory acidosis and alkalosis. We'll also discuss an approach to diagnosing the primary disturbance, limits of compensation, and the delta gap.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Provide an approach to determine complex acid-base disorders.
  2. Discuss the approach to determine primary disturbances, compensation, Anion gap and Delta gap.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.0 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 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. (CE Broker Course #20-660288)

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: spring2018S322A
Published: May 2018
Expires: 6/30/2020
Sources: Spring 2018 National Conference for Nurse Practitioners
Passing Score: 1/1 (100%)
Authors: Eric Magana MD, Internist