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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. Identify symptoms of and interventions for acute coronary syndrome.
  2. Recall the pharmacologic properties of kratom and possible clinical features of its ingestion.
  3. Explain the implementation of the clinical tool A CLIMATE for health assessment in the emergency department and other settings.
  4. Recall the procedure for a neonatal lumbar puncture (LP) and how to best support the parents or caregiver.
  5. Delineate the pathophysiology of takotsubo cardiomyopathy (TTC) and evidence-based guidance for its diagnosis and management in emergency clinical practice.
  6. Recall the importance of prompt diagnosis of Lyme disease and different diagnostic modalities to assist diagnosis.
  7. Summarize the evidence-based interventions for a patient with von Willebrand disease type 3 (VWD3) in the emergency department.
Price: $32.95


  • ANCC 5.0 CH
  • DC - BON 5.0 CH
  • FL - BON 5.0 CH
  • GA - BON 5.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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: JEN0721C
Published: Jul/Aug 2021
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 15/21 (71%)