Challenging Cases in Pediatrics


This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 1.0 NAPNAP contact hours, of which 0 is pharmacology content.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Learning Objectives

  • Describe critical components of the history, physical examination and medical decision-making process for the accurate identification and management of children with common, high-risk clinical conditions. 
  • Identify pearls and pitfalls associated with the clinical management of common conditions in pediatrics. 
  • Demonstrate enhanced clinical skills in the differential diagnosis and medical decision-making process of high-risk clinical conditions in pediatrics.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
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Kathleen S. Jordan, DNP, MS, RN, FNP-BC, ENP-BC, SANE-P, Clinical Assistant Professor, UNC Charlotte School of Nursing, Charlotte, N.C.; Nurse Practitioner, Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medicine Associates, Charlotte, N.C.




Dr. Jordan has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours


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