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Activity Steps


This is an audio learning activity that features a discussion of the definition, management, and treatment of septic shock, the major cause of distributive shock with attention to the Sepsis 3 Guidelines.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information for nurse practitioners on using the Sepsis 3 guidelines to identify, manage and treat distributive shock.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recognize distributive shock and the goals of the Surviving Sepsis and the Sepsis-3 campaigns.
  2. Select the appropriate interventions for septic shock.
  3. Identify clinical responses to determine appropriate interventions in the patient with septic shock.
Price: FREE


  • ANCC 0.5 CH / 0.25 APH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Test Code: DSLC0818A
Published: August 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Sophia Chu-Rogers, ACNP, FNP, FAANP, FCCM; Monica N. Tombasco, MS, MSNA, FNP-BC, CRNA