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Chemical Weapons and Emergency Preparedness   - CE368-60
Chemical Weapons and Emergency Preparedness

CE368-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Janet Sprehe, DNP, APN-BC, RN-BC, CVRN and Roberta Proffitt Lavin, APRN-BC, PhD and Lisa Schemmel-Rettenmeier, RN, EdD and Richard Stilp, RN, MA, CHSP
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Objectives:
The goal of this program is to familiarize healthcare professionals with chemical agents that can be used in a terrorist attack and with some of the special considerations for children. After studying the information presented here, you will able to:
  • Discuss the types of chemical agents that can be used as weapons
  • Describe the healthcare professional’s role in recognizing symptoms related to a chemical attack
  • Identify the signs and symptoms and management of victims exposed to nerve agents, cyanides, respiratory irritants and vesicants
  • Discuss the healthcare issues related to a chemical attack, especially as it pertains to children

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 5/9/2019

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