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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide ED 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. Identify classic radiologic findings on chest radiograph or computed tomography for a patient with viral pneumonia consistent with COVID-19.
  2. Recognize the signs and symptoms, risk factors, and treatment of a patient with dialysis access steal syndrome.
  3. Analyze the nutritional needs of older adults and causes of malnutrition and dehydration in this population.
  4. Analyze the current evidence on the signs and symptoms and treatment of a patient with a pulmonary embolism (PE) in the emergency department.
  5. Select the causes, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and treatment of salt toxicity.
  6. Assess treatment modalities for the management of a patient with a migraine headache.
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: JEN0720C
Published: July 2020
Expires: 9/6/2024
Required Passing Score: 36/50 (72%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency