Pediatric Heart Failure
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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 hour.
Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Define contemporary pediatric heart failure
- Explore the pathophysiology and classifications of heart failure
- Discuss the five classifications of cardiomyopathy
- Identify unique features of physical exam, patient history, serum biomarkers and echocardiography images.
- Overview of the current trends in the pharmacologic management of acute and chronic heart failure in the pediatric population.
Jenny Strelsin, MSN, CPNP-AC, Le Bonheur Heart institute
Disclosure: None to report
Correspondence: email Jenny.Strelsin@lebonheur.org
- 1.00 Contact hours