Overview

ACCREDITATION TYPE:  CBRN - California Board of Registered Nursing
CONTACT HOURS:  1.2

By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe the clinical significance of the QT and QTc interval on an electrocardiogram (ECG).
  • List three commonly used medications that can prolong the QT/QTc interval.
  • Identify patients who are suitable candidates for therapeutic hypothermia.
  • State three important aspects of nursing management for the patient with DKA.
  • Describe the acceptable timeframe for safely lowering high blood glucose levels.
  • Identify clinical signs of hypoglycemia.
  • Discuss three potential dangers of long acting insulin.

Target Audience

The target audience includes nurses and other healthcare professionals.

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