“Perinatal HIV Exposure: Antiretroviral Management”

June 1 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

HealthTrust presents…”Perinatal HIV Exposure: Antiretroviral Management” In 2010, the White House released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, which set a goal to reduce newly diagnosed perinatally acquired HIV cases to 191 infants. With the introduction of universal prenatal HIV testing, antiretroviral prophylaxis, and other interventions, the incidence of transmission in the United States has dramatically decreased […]

“Promoting Vaginal Birth: A Data-Informed and Team Approach to Reduce the Cesarean Birth Rate”

The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) in conjunction with Relias present…“Promoting Vaginal Birth: A Data-Informed and Team Approach to Reduce the Cesarean Birth Rate.” The U.S. is faced with an unacceptably high rate of cesarean births along with the associated short and long-term risks to both mothers and babies when these […]

“Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk” Unplanned extubation is an unanticipated removal of an endotracheal tube that potentially places a patient at risk for short- or long-term complications. In neonates, spontaneous movement, tube dislodgement during procedures, uncuffed endotracheal tubes, positioning, and suctioning, increase the threat of unplanned extubation in this […]

“Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management” Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is benign in healthy infants, but can be a significant clinical condition in high-risk babies. An understanding of the pathophysiology, etiologies and management is essential for the nurse when caring for neonates. This CE activity will discuss the physiology, pathophysiology, etiologies, clinical signs and […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Positioning for Comfort and Growth” Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to mitigate related complications by promoting positive growth […]

“Culprits Behind VRE Outbreak in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit”

Medscape presents… “Culprits Behind VRE Outbreak in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit” Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This article is intended for primary care clinicians, neonatologists, infectious disease specialists, and other specialists who care for patients at risk for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium infections. The goal of this activity is to provide […]

“Nutrition and the Developing Brain”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and Miami Neonatology presents… “Nutrition and the Developing Brain” Michael K. Georgieff, M.D., discusses nutritional factors that affect brain development from pre-conception through the neonatal period. In addition to reviewing studies of certain nutrients which have high impact on brain growth and early brain development, Dr. Georgieff provides nutritional strategies to […]

“Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk”

Philips Healthcare presents…a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk” Unplanned extubation is an unanticipated removal of an endotracheal tube that potentially places a patient at risk for short- or long-term complications. In neonates, spontaneous movement, tube dislodgement during procedures, uncuffed endotracheal tubes, positioning, and suctioning, increase […]

“Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management”

Philips Healthcare presents…a  program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management” Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is benign in healthy infants, but can be a significant clinical condition in high-risk babies. An understanding of the pathophysiology, etiologies and management is essential for the nurse when caring for neonates. This CE activity will discuss […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents…A program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Positioning for Comfort and Growth” Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to […]