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ICU Alert - CE345-60
ICU Alert
Worsening Respiratory Function Can Signal ARDS

CE345-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Ruth M. Kleinpell, RN, PhD, FCCM, FAAN and Crystal Dunlevy, RRT, EdD
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The purpose of this program is to increase nurses’ and respiratory therapists’ understanding of acute respiratory distress syndrome, including the risk factors, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, and treatment. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the pathophysiology of acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • Identify treatment goals for acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • Discuss the role of the healthcare provider in identifying and managing patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 10/30/2016

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