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Symptom Management of the Heart Failure Patient

Title: Symptom Management of the Heart Failure Patient

CE/CME Offered:

CE/CME Credit Available: Nurse
Cost: 

Member Price: $35.00
Non-Member Price: $70.00

Payment Options:

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Length: 1.6 hours
Description:

Symptom Management of the Heart Failure Patient will cover in detail the medication treatment modalities and medication combinations used to treat chronic failure. Included in the course is the types of heart failure, causes of heart failure and common symptoms. In addition, recommended clinical interventions and adjunctive treatments are outlined.

Objectives:

  • Describe the common causes of heart failure
  • Differentiate between left-sided and right-sided heart failure
  • List common medications used in the treatment of heart failure
  • Identify non-cardiac symptoms associated with heart failure
  • Discuss treatment options
Subject Matter Expert:

TBD

Disclosure:

Planners: Patricia Jaime, LMSW, Sandra Doolittle, MSW, Deborah Scholl, RN BSN, MSM and Peggy Patton, RN MHCL, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Subject Matter Expert: TBD

Completion:

In order to complete this online activity, participants must view the course in its entirety, correctly answer all case studies and quiz/test questions (as appropriate) and complete the evaluation. You will have access to the course for 90 days from the date of purchase.

This TCG CHEX eLearning course is being provided through NHPCO’s collaboration with The Corridor Group, Inc.

CHEX Knowledge Exchange is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 2.1 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN or LMHT re-licensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider Number: LT0270-0111.

Course Release Date:

12/31/09

Course Review Date: 10/16/2015

Course Expiration Date:  

12/31/18

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