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Activity Steps


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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the effects of labor epidural on the labor process.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the effects of epidural analgesia on labor progress, cesarean delivery rate, and fetal heart rate.
  2. Identify the clinical presentation of adverse effects and complications associated with labor epidural analgesia.
  3. Review management of adverse effects associated with epidural analgesia for obstetric patients
Price: $49.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH / 1.0 APH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: PGO0820
Published: Aug 2020
Expires: 9/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Mary Im, MD; Jessica Reardon, MD; Ihab Kamel, MD