Pediatric Updates: Acute Care: Clinical Cross-Section 2022

Acute Care: Clinical Cross-Section 2022

Sepsis, MIS-C, significant injuries, cardiac concerns, C. diff, and more… it’s essential that you can evaluate for and manage high-acuity diagnoses for children and teens. Walk through PNCB’s popular 2022 learning activity to translate evidence-based practice into daily practice. Topics covered:
  • New or recently updated national guidelines for sepsis and treatment of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children.
  • Advanced or novel treatment strategies for burns, traumatic brain injuries, and abdominal compartment syndrome.
  • Evaluation and treatment of cardiac concerns including myocarditis, syncope, and palpitations and differentiate between benign and pathologic causes.
  • Emerging management of difficult airways and lung injury caused by e-cigarettes and vaping.
  • Symptoms of and treatment for infections including Clostridium difficile, tickborne illnesses, and musculoskeletal concerns.

For APRNs, RNs, or those familiar with Acute Care scope of practice. View Content Outline

  • 7.5 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 2.5 contain pharmacology (Rx) content, (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0.25 related to controlled substances).
  • Answers are due 150 days from order process date.
  • 46 questions.
  • What references are included?
    • 12 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 46 questions.
    Sample Question

    Q. A toddler who is mechanical ventilated has abdominal distension with evidence of an ileus on radiograph. Intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) is 15 mmHg and mean arterial blood pressure (MAP) is 55 mmHg. The best INITIAL management includes:

    A. paracentesis
    B. nasogastric drainage
    C. neuromuscular blockade
    D. decompressive laparotomy

Order #: SAE_AC_CCS22

Your Price: $85.00