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This activity was supported by an unrestricted educational grant from La Jolla Pharmaceutical.

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Description

This is a video learning activity that will support the advanced practice provider's role in screening, diagnosis, and effective management of distributive shock by addressing issues and challenges that arise when implementing the Sepsis-3 guidelines.

Purpose of Activity

To support the advanced practice provider's role in screening, diagnosis, and effective management of distributive shock.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Explain the rationale for Sepsis-3 Guidelines and how it differs from previous Sepsis identification methods.
  2. Describe how to use the Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) tool and the Quick Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) tool.
  3. Identify medical management recommendations for distributive and septic shock.
Price: FREE

Credits:

  • 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. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: DSLC0119
Published: January 2019
Expires: 1/31/2020
Passing Score: 1/5 (20%)
Authors: Paul Szczybor, PA-C, DFAAPA