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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about emergency treatment after nerve gas exposure.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the mechanisms of action of nerve agents.
  2. Recognize the clinical presentation of victims and appropriate treatment of exposures.
  3. Select recommended methods to prepare for receiving and treating potential nerve agent victims.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH / 2.0 APH
  • 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours.

Test Code: AENJ0114
Published: Jan/Mar 2014
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Abby M. Bailey, PharmD, BCPS; Stephanie N. Baker, PharmD, BCPS; Regan A. Baum, PharmD; Hannah E. Chandler, PharmD; Kyle A. Weant, PharmD, BCPS
Specialties: Emergency
Topics: Nerve Agents