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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 the presenting symptom of a cerebellar infarct and the use of the HINTS examination to diagnose the condition.
  2. Recognize issues related to pica.
  3. Identify a potential cause and the most common signs and symptoms of frailty.
  4. Describe the use and errors in the use of inhaled medications.
  5. Identify the signs and symptoms of and risk factors for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
  6. Select the signs and symptoms, causative organism, diagnostic test, and treatment of epiglottitis in adults.
Price: $18.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JEN0517C
Published: May 2017
Expires: 5/31/2019
Passing Score: 21/30 (70%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency