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Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with an understanding of the management of pediatric asthma exacerbations in the ED.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. discuss the pathophysiology of asthma and issues related to ED visits and hospitalizations for children with asthma.
  2. describe the classification and treatment of children with asthma exacerbations, including the asthma treatment guidelines at Boston Children's Hospital (BCH).
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJNasthmanc0311
Published: February 2011
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Diana I. Volpe BSN, RN, Mary Fallon Smith MSN, RN, CCM, Kathleen Sultan BSN, RN
Categories: Pediatrics
Specialties: Emergency, Pediatrics
Topics: Asthma