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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide the professional registered nurse with information and guidelines about effective interventions for patients receiving therapeutic hypothermia.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe how therapeutic hypothermia is used after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
  2. Identify complications of therapeutic hypothermia.
  3. Discuss management of patients treated with therapeutic hypothermia.
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: AENJ1011
Published: October/December 2011
Expires: 12/3/2021
Collections: CESaver
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kyle A. Weant PharmD, BCPS, Stephanie N. Baker PharmD, BCPS, Kyle A. Weant PharmD, BCPS; Column Editor
Specialties: Emergency
Topics: Hypothermia