Pediatric Updates: Pharmacology: 2018 Current Concepts
Stay current on prevention and management of a variety of pediatric conditions, as well as the latest recommendations for antimicrobial stewardship. Topics include the effects of obesity on pharmacokinetics and medication dosing, management of neonatal infections, headaches, allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, antibiotic and vaccine allergy, recurrent skin and soft tissue infections, adolescent contraception, and maternal medication use with breastfeeding.
For CPNPs, NPs or those familiar with pediatric pharmacology. Appropriate for APRNs.Are you a CPN? This advanced practice module is unable to be used for Certified Pediatric Nurse (RN) recertification.View Content Outline
7.5 pharmacology contact hours accredited by NAPNAP (0.25 related to psychopharmacology) (0.25 related to controlled substances).
Answers are due 150 days from order process date.
What references are included?
11 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 37 questions.
This module was well written and completely applicable to PNP practice. It was enjoyable reading and learning.
I was happy to review/update my knowledge regarding dosing/prescribing for obese children. Also appreciated review of atopic dermatitis and allergy topics.
This module was very helpful. I learned a lot of great information that I use in my practice. I really enjoyed completing it.
Q. A breastfeeding mother asks for guidance on over-the-counter analgesics for herself. According to the referenced article, which of the following analgesics has the lowest relative infant dose? A. acetaminophen B. aspirin C. ibuprofen D. naproxen