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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To review the causes of increased work of breathing and the corresponding interventions in the pediatric population.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify common causes and important indications of pediatric respiratory distress.
  2. List appropriate nursing interventions to reduce the work of breathing.
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: NMIE0516B
Published: May/Jun 2016
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Catherine E.F. Ensz, BSN, RN, CPN; Elizabeth P. Crusse, MA, MS, RN, CNE
Categories: Pediatrics , Respiratory
Specialties: Pediatrics