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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about three postanesthesia emergencies.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify the etiology and occurrence rates of the PACU complications discussed.
  2. Outline the treatment of the three postanesthesia emergencies discussed.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: ORN1115B
Published: Nov 2015
Expires: 12/6/2021
Collections: Perioperative Care
Sources: OR Nurse 2015
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Penelope Z. Strauss, PhD, CRNA, RRT; Matthew M. Lewis, DNP, CRNA
Categories: Anesthesia , Surgery