Pediatric Congenital Heart Defects
Learn the signs and symptoms of congenital heart disease in pediatric patients.
This course will review the pathophysiology of select pediatric congenital heart defects and the complications that can occur. The emergency nurse will be able to recognize the often subtle signs and symptoms of congenital heart disease and guide a further assessment accordingly. Based on assessment findings, the nurse will initiate critical and appropriate interventions to maintain adequate oxygenation and perfusion to the pediatric patient with congenital heart disease.
1 CE CREDIT - $20
Discuss the expected circulatory transition from the intrauterine to the extrauterine environment in a healthy newborn infant
Review the various congenital heart defects of a neonate and infant and provide emergency assessment and appropriate interventions
Discuss specific heart defects of the cyanotic ductal-dependent defects for pulmonary flow
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP17490 for 1 contact hour
This course is - Clinical / Accredited
Courses with CE credits are only valid if completed after certification. Any CE credit courses completed before certification are not valid.
Pediatric emergency nursing, pediatric cardiology, CPEN
For Practice Exams you have 90 days to complete the exam without having to repurchase and a 7 day unopened return policy from time of purchase
For all other BCEN-Learn Products you have 12 months to complete without having to repurchase and a 7 day unopened return policy from time of purchase
If you have started the course, it is considered open and cannot be returned.