{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity during Labor, Birth, and Immediate Postpartum: Clinical Review

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recognize the clinical manifestations of local anesthetic systemic toxicity.
  2. Identify the factors that increase the risk for developing local anesthetic systemic toxicity.
  3. Choose the appropriate treatment options for local anesthetic systemic toxicity.

Learning Outcomes

Nurses will demonstrate competency in understanding local anesthetic systemic toxicity and evidence-based treatment guidelines by achieving a minimum score of 70% on this learning activity.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - BON 2.5 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: MCN1121B
Published: Nov/Dec 2021
Expires: 12/6/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Nicole D. Mock, DNP, CRNA; Kellie M. Griggs, DNP, MSN-Ed, RNC-OB; Lisa A. Mileto, DNP, CRNA
Categories: Anesthesia , Women's Health