{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Acute Pulmonary Hypertension After Transjugular Intrahepatic Postosystemic Shunt: A Potentially Deadly but Commonly Forgotten Complication

Purpose of Activity

To provide a review of the incidence, diagnosis, and treatment of pulmonary hypertension after a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) procedure.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the pathogenesis of Hepatitis C, cirrhosis, and pulmonary hypertension.
  2. Recognize the treatment of pulmonary hypertension after a TIPS procedure.
Price: $25.00

Credits:

  • 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.
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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.





Test Code: GN0114A
Published: Jan/Feb 2014
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Jacqueline Modock, BSN, RN