“Identification & Treatment of Sepsis in the Pediatric Population”

March 13 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

HealthTrust presents…“Identification & Treatment of Sepsis in the Pediatric Population“ Identifying true cases of sepsis in children can be challenging, considering septic shock in adults usually presents as warm shock versus cold shock as is typically the case in pediatric patients. As a result, recognition of pediatric sepsis can be delayed, causing further complications. This […]

“Nurses Suspect Sepsis” (part 1 of the series…Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care)

Sepsis Alliance presents: “Nurses Suspect Sepsis” part of the webinar series, Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Sepsis – it’s a condition that nurses know, but may not always recognize quickly enough to ensure early intervention. It is known that providing rapid care to patients with sepsis with immediate antibiotics and fluids as part of […]

“Sepsis: SOFA, qSOFA, and Interprofessional Intervention”

OnCourse Learning presents… “Sepsis: SOFA, qSOFA, and Interprofessional Intervention” Sepsis is a complex and multifactorial condition that can progress quickly. Updated recommendations for managing sepsis have emerged to help the healthcare team more effectively treat and care for septic patients. However, tools and approaches are available to help prevent or halt the progression of sepsis […]

“CDC Cites Sepsis as a ‘Medical Emergency'”

Medscape presents… “CDC Cites Sepsis as a ‘Medical Emergency’” Authors: Megan Brooks and Charles P. Vega, M.D. There is no cost for this program. Target audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists Continuing Education Credit: Physicians: Maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ ABIM Diplomates: Maximum of 0.25 ABIM MOC points Nurses: 0.25 ANCC Contact Hour(s) (0 contact hours are in the area […]

“Biomarker-driven Management of Sepsis and Antibiotics: Evidence and Perspectives”

Medscape presents… “Biomarker-driven Management of Sepsis and Antibiotics: Evidence and Perspectives” Authors: Robert A. Balk, M.D., Thomas Ahrens, PhD, RN, John A. Bosso, PharmD, and Eric Gluck, M.D., JD There is no cost for this program. Target audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists Continuing Education Credit: Physicians: Maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ABIM Diplomates: Maximum of 0.50 ABIM […]

“SCCM Issues New Criteria for Sepsis, Septic Shock Definition”

Medscape presents… “SCCM Issues New Criteria for Sepsis, Septic Shock Definition” Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This article is intended for critical care specialists, emergency medicine specialists, infectious disease specialists, neurologists, cardiologists, nurses, pharmacists, public health officials, and other members of the healthcare team involved in the care of persons with […]

“Knowledge and Recognition of SIRS and Sepsis Among Pediatric Nurses”

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) presents… “Knowledge and Recognition of SIRS and Sepsis Among Pediatric Nurses” Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  A large amount of research demonstrates the importance of key interventions in reducing mortality rates of pediatric patients with sepsis (Dellinger et al., 2008). Assessment and recognition of declining status must […]

“The Role of Biomarkers in the Management of Sepsis”

Medscape presents… “The Role of Biomarkers in the Management of Sepsis” Please note CE credit for this event is expired.  This activity is intended for physicians and nurses who work in emergency departments and critical care settings. The goal of this activity is to improve the understanding of the use of biomarkers in the diagnosis […]

“Sepsis 2016: Updates Nurses Need to Know”

Elsevier presents… “Sepsis 2016: Updates Nurses Need to Know” Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This webinar presents a brief overview of the basic concepts of sepsis followed by an in-depth discussion about the most recent Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) new inpatient reporting program, […]

“The Diagnosis and Monitoring of Sepsis: Lactate and Beyond”

Radiometer and acutecaretesting.org presents… “The Diagnosis and Monitoring of Sepsis: Lactate and Beyond” Sepsis threatens the lives of over 27 million people each year worldwide. Inappropriate or delayed treatment allows for disease progression to severe sepsis, septic shock and ultimately to 8 million deaths per year. Recent efforts to reduce mortality have focused on generating […]