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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome - CE581
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Off to a Shaky Start

CE581 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Patricia H. White, MSN-Ed, RNC-NIC, CNE
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The goal of this program is to help nurses identify the risk factors, symptoms, and nursing interventions for neonatal abstinence syndrome. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Define neonatal abstinence syndrome and name three risk factors and five symptoms of NAS
  • Describe five nonpharmacological and two pharmacological interventions for infants exhibiting NAS
  • Discuss three family interventions and educational techniques for the parents of an infant with NAS

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 7/13/2019

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