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Dyspnea Update: Mechanisms and Evidence-based Assessment and Management - CE272-60
Dyspnea Update: Mechanisms and Evidence-based Assessment and Management

CE272-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Crystal Dunlevy, EdD, RRT, RCP
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The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses and respiratory therapists on the mechanisms of dyspnea and its evidence-based assessment and management. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the characteristics, common causes and underlying mechanisms of dyspnea
  • Discuss the evidence-based assessment of dyspnea with emphasis on clinical indicators in different conditions and patient populations
  • Explain the evidence-based management of dyspnea

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, physicians, respiratory therapists and radiologic technologists.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 7/9/2018

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