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Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information to increase their knowledge about current issues affecting emergency nursing practice.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline issues related to opioid or heroin withdrawal and the use of dexmedetomidine for supportive care during withdrawal.
  2. Identify the symptoms, possible cause, and diagnosis of pediatric myocarditis.
  3. Recognize the causes of potential medication errors during resuscitations and methods to increase medication safety.
  4. Outline the use of lidocaine, epinephrine, and tetracaine (LET) to anesthetize pediatric wounds.
Price: $15.95


  • 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, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JEN0317C
Published: Mar 2017
Expires: 3/1/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency