New and Emerging Trends in Cardiomyopathy in Children and Adolescents

1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity rate is $15 for NAPNAP Members and $30 for non- members,
This course will provide an understanding of cardiomyopathies and cover emerging trends in the diagnosis and management of cardiomyopathies including genetic testing, new modalities of evaluation and new medical management strategies. We will discuss emergent and long term care of these complex patients.

Introduction: 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 1.25 NAPNAP contact hour, of which 0 is pharmacology.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Learning Objectives

  • Identify key components in the care of children including prevention of sudden cardiac death of children with cardiomyopathy.
  • Incorporate interventions targeted toward diagnosis, genetic evaluation and emerging modalities of management in the care of the child with cardiomyopathy.
  • Evaluate the pediatric-focused NP’s role in caring for children and adolescents with cardiomyopathy in primary and acute care.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 Contact hours
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Teresa Whited, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC: Director, MNSc program, Specialty Coordinator PNP (Primary Care and Acute Program), University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Center, Little Rock, Ark.



Dr. Whited has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 1.25 Contact hours


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