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Activity Steps

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. Identify the diagnosis, triggers, and management of a patient with Charles Bonnet syndrome (CBS).
  2. Recognize the potential toxicity of fentanyl and treatment of a patient who has overdosed on fentanyl.
  3. Outline the indications and potential hazards of using chloral hydrate for pediatric patients.
  4. Identify risk factors, signs and symptoms, and keys to the diagnosis of dehydration in older adults.
  5. Select symptoms of concussion and features of the Heads-Up Concussion Education (HUCE) program.
  6. Identify exacerbating factors, symptoms, and treatment of myasthenia gravis (MG).
  7. Recognize the symptoms and treatment of water intoxication.
Price: $20.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 CH
  • GA - BON 3.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development 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.

Test Code: JEN0118C
Published: Jan 2018
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 28/40 (70%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency