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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

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

  1. Recognize the signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment related to a posterior circulation stroke (PCS).
  2. Identify causes and clinical manifestations of esophageal perforation after anterior cervical spinal surgery.
  3. Select risk factors for motor vehicle crashes (MVCs) with older adults and factors that increase the morbidity and mortality from those crashes.
  4. Evaluate methods to decrease the incidence of dilTIAZem being administered at higher than recommended doses to treat atrial fibrillation (AF) or flutter with rapid ventricular response (RVR).
  5. Describe a tailored fall prevention bundled intervention.
  6. Recognize the causes of and risks involved in boarding pediatric patients requiring intensive care in the emergency department and a method to mitigate those risks.
  7. Evaluate a method to standardize and improve the process of triage for febrile chemotherapy patients.
Price: $23.95


  • ANCC 3.5 CH
  • DC - BON 3.5 CH
  • FL - BON 3.5 CH
  • GA - BON 3.5 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.

Test Code: JEN0320C
Published: March 2020
Expires: 3/1/2024
Required Passing Score: 33/46 (71%)
Specialties: Emergency