Radiographic Interpretation for the Hospitalized Child
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Keywords: X-rays, radiographs, tube placement
Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Develop a systematic approach to reviewing pediatric x-rays for central line, chest tube, feeding tubes and endotracheal tube placement.
- Describe the expected findings for correctly placed chest tubes, endotracheal tubes and central lines.
- Discuss the approach when radiographs reveal incorrectly placed devices.
Cathy S. Woodward, DNP, CPNP-AC: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UT Health San Antonio, San Antonio
Dr. Woodward has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 1.25 Contact hours