{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Rapid Ultrasound for Shock and Hypotension: A Clinical Update for the Advanced Practice Provider: Part 1

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To describe the evaluation of patients who have hypotension of unknown etiology using the Rapid Ultrasound for Shock and Hypotension (RUSH) examination in the emergency department.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Distinguish the various types of shock as well as the areas the RUSH examination assesses and helps clinicians manage.
  2. Explain the RUSH procedure, including expected and abnormal findings and their significance.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 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: AENJ1020B
Published: Oct/Dec 2020
Expires: 12/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Juan M. Gonzalez, DNP, APRN, AGACNP-BC, ENP-C, FNP-BC, CEN; Johis Ortega, PhD, APRN, ACNP-BC, ENP-BC, FNP-BC, FAAN, FAANP; Nichole Crenshaw, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC, FAANP; Lila de Tantillo, PhD, MS, APRN, FNP-BC