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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

This learning activity will engage nurse practitioners and other health professionals in a clinically-focused case study to develop skills in identification and management of distributive shock in a resident of a long-term care facility.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize signs and symptoms of distributive or septic shock.
  2. Describe effective management of distributive or 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: DSLC1218
Published: December 2018
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Sophia Chu-Rogers, ACNP, FNP, FAANP, FCCM