Pediatric Updates: Acute Care Rx: Pharm Round-Up

 Pharm Round-up

From sedation and sepsis to stimulant misuse and sugammadex, we've rounded up some of the most interesting recent knowledge on acute care pharmacology to boost your expertise! Expect a lot of content related to pediatric intensive care. Topics include:
  • Cocaine use in adolescents
  • Stimulant use
  • Inhaled nitric oxide use in hypoxemic respiratory failure
  • Bleeding and thrombosis on ECMO
  • Restricted opioid prescription after appendectomy
  • Dexmedetomidine for Prolonged Sedation
  • Sugammadex and neuromuscular reversal
  • New and emerging medications for epilepsy
  • Cannabidiol efficacy and safety in epilepsy
  • Cannabis-related emergencies
  • Surviving Sepsis Campaign International Guidelines
  • Advances in pediatric antimicrobial agents development
For APRNs, RNs, or those familiar with the Acute Care scope of practice. View Content Outline
  • 7.5 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 7.5 contains pharmacology (Rx) content, (0.5 related to psychopharmacology) (2.5 related to controlled substances).
  • Answers are due 150 days from order process date.
  • 41 questions.
  • What references are included?
    • 12 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 41 questions.
    • The following reference used in this module is also used in our Acute Care: Clinical Cross-Section 2022 module - Weiss SL, Peters MJ, Alhazzani W, Angus MS, Flori HR, Inwald DP, et al. Surviving Sepsis Campaign international guidelines for the management of septic shock and sepsis-associated organ dysfunction in children. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2020;21(2):e-52-e88
    Sample Question
    Which of the following medications should be avoided in a child with liver dysfunction who requires anticoagulation on ECMO?
    A. argatroban
    B. bivalirudin
    C. enoxaparin
    D. unfractionated heparin

    Order #: SAE_AC_RX22

    Your Price: $85.00