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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
This free program will offer an overview of the CDC’s sepsis Vital Signs report, a presentation on sepsis in acute care settings, septic shock guidelines for pediatrics and sepsis in post-acute and long-term care settings.