Pediatric Updates: Pharmacology 2017 Current Concepts
Step outside of your daily practice comfort zone with some less common conditions and medications. Refresh and expand your understanding of pharmacologic management for vaccine-preventable disease, epilepsy, atopic dermatitis, skeletal health, helminth infections, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and sleep disturbances. Also included is an overview of neonatal medications and FDA safety reviews of drugs, biologicals and vaccines.
For CPNPs, NPs or those familiar with pediatric pharmacology. Appropriate for APRNs and RNs.View Content Outline
7.5 pharmacology contact hours accredited by NAPNAP (0.0 related to psychopharmacology) (0.5 related to controlled substances).
Answers are due 150 days from order process date.
What references are included?
12 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 36 questions.
The following reference used in this module is also used in our Primary Care: 2017 Current Concepts module: Golden NH, Abrams SA, and Committee on Nutrition. Optimizing bone health in children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2014. 134;(4):e1229-43.
Excellent module! The articles were fantastic! Very applicable.
This was extremely helpful; great references and appropriate questions.
This was probably the best pharmacology module I have taken that affects my primary practice.
Q. Post-exposure management for an unimmunized 2 year old who was exposed to mumps at preschool 2 days prior to this visit is: A. acyclovir 20 mg/kg/dose four times daily by mouth for 5-7 days B. immune globulin 0.5 mL/kg IM C. MMR vaccine 0.5 mL SQ D. vitamin A 200 000 IU daily by mouth for 2 days