Pulmonary Embolism: Rapid Treatment in the ED
Have you ever treated a patient diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism (PE)? As a nurse in the emergency department, it is important to understand that the care and treatment options for patients experiencing a PE have evolved over time. This course will expand upon the terms used and give insight into the typical patient presentations, diagnostics, and treatments required to rapidly treat patients suffering from an acute PE.
1 CE CREDIT - $20
Recognize the signs and symptoms of patients experiencing a pulmonary embolism
Explain the differences between low, submassive, and massive pulmonary embolisms
Identify the pulmonary embolism response team's impact on patient care outcomes related to the patient experiencing a pulmonary embolism
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.
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.