Product Detail

High Risk Pediatric Care: Current Trends, Treatments & Issues
Audio CD
$219.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Audio CD - 4+ hours
Length:
5 hr 35 min
Details:
Multi-disc audio recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
MARIA BROADSTREET, RN, MSN, APN
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
10/20/2016
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNA076860
Objectives
  • Identify the subtle, early signs of shock and appropriate interventions in children.
  • Explain the “red flags” in kids with acute onset headaches.
  • Formulate a diagnosis based on lab values and x-ray interpretation.
  • Analyze the sequelae of untreated hypertension in children.
  • Differentiate between a well child exam and sports physical clearance.
  • Develop skills to discuss childhood obesity concerns with families so that effective intervention plans can be put into place.
  • List common objections to immunizations and appropriate scientifically-based responses.
Outline

Immunizations

  • More vaccines? – The latest updates
  • Responses to parental concerns

Clues from the Lab Results

  • Is that normal & what do we do with it??
  • Evaluating CBC results
  • Liver tests
  • TFTs

Acute Neurological Conditions

  • How to identify life-threatening pediatric headaches
  • Childhood periodic syndromes: Cyclical vomiting/abdominal migraines are not just made up
  • Evaluating new onset seizures: What does it signal?

What you NEED to Know When Assessing for a Concussion

  • Essential assessment strategies
  • Return to play guidelines
  • Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

The “Hypersensitive” Child: Allergies, Asthma . . . and More!

  • Why are we seeing such an increase in allergies?
  • Evaluating the clinical symptoms is not enough
  • Can we prevent asthma?
  • Allergy testing you MUST be aware of

Pediatric X-Ray Interpretation Tips

  • Pneumonia
  • Intussusception
  • Cardiac disease
  • What is it???

Pediatric Cardiology

  • Evaluating for conditions at risk for sudden death (The Sports Physical)
  • EKG results: Making sense of the QRS
  • Pediatric hypertension and treatment
  • Shock in children: Identifying early warning signs

Childhood Obesity

  • Intervention strategies/Conversation tips
  • Exploring factors in weight gain

Targeting Teens

  • Trends in teen drug use: Do you know what they are using in your neighborhood?
  • Starting the conversation…
Author

MARIA BROADSTREET, RN, MSN, APN

Maria Broadstreet, RN, MSN, APN, has over 26 years of nursing experience and treats critically ill patients as a nurse practitioner at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital (formerly Children's Memorial Hospital) in Chicago. She came into this role from primary care where she diagnosed and treated kids at the beginning stages of their illness. Throughout her career in pediatrics, Maria was able to expand her love of teaching, sharing her expertise with experienced healthcare audience across the country and through clinical instruction with both graduate and undergraduate nursing students.

Speaker Disclosures

Financial: Maria Broadstreet has an employment relationship with Lurie Children’s Hospital. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Maria Broadstreet is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.
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Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Expired: 10/20/2019
No CE available for this board.

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Florida Nurses:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

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Audience
Nurses and other Healthcare Professionals