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What Makes Our CE "Simply the Best!"

    • Concise up-to-date lectures with full slideshows
    • PowerPoint handouts for easy download
    • One month to complete from time of purchase
    • Fast forward/rewind capability so you can be sure to master the material

    • Full screen capability; perfect for tablet users
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    • Access on your computer immediately
    • Obtain needed CE and pharmacology contact hours
    • One 5-item quiz
    • Three quiz attempts

Barkley & Associates, Inc. is approved as a provider of nurse practitioner continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. AANP Provider Number 080518.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15436, for the specified number of contact hours.

All NP state regulatory agencies (i.e., State Boards of Nursing) and national certifying bodies (e.g., ANCC, AANP, AACN, PNCB, and NCC)
recognize and accept AANP CE credit for recertification! 

Advanced Pharmacology is an ever-changing field. Standard safety precautions must be followed, but as new research and clinical experience broaden our knowledge, changes in treatment and drug therapy may become necessary or appropriate. Readers are advised to check the most current product information provided by the manufacturer of each drug to be administered to verify the recommended dose, the method and duration of administration and contraindications. It is the responsibility of the licensed prescriber, relying on expertise and knowledge of the patient, to determine dosages and the best treatment for each individual patient. Neither Barkley & Associates nor any contributing authors assume any responsibility for any injury and/or damage to persons or property arising from this publication.

AGACNP Continuing Education Offerings
AGACNP CE Package
AGACNP CE Package
Faculty: Nancy Denke, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAEN

Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAANP

Michael Gooch, DNP, APRN, CCP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C

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Price: $59.95

AGACNP CE Package
AGACNP CE Package
These courses meet all state and national pharmacology requirements for prescriptive authority and recertification! Specialty Specific Package includes the following:

  • 1. Time is Brain Or A STROKE of Bad Luck
  • 2. Diagnostic Testing in Acute Care: What, When, and Are You Sure?
  • 3. Toxicology Pearls in Emergency & Critical Care

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4.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.5 hours of pharmacology)


Prescribing CS: From Introduction to Addiction Implications CE Package
Prescribing CS: From Introduction to Addiction Implications CE Package
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD

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Price: $89.95

Prescribing CS: From Introduction to Addiction Implications CE Package
Prescribing CS: From Introduction to Addiction Implications CE Package
These courses meet all state and national pharmacology requirements for prescriptive authority and recertification! Specialty Specific Package includes the following:

  • 1. Introduction to Prescribing Controlled Substances
  • 2. Implications of Controlled Substance Prescribing
  • 3. Schedule 2 Controlled Substances: Safety, Addiction, Ethical and Legal Implications of Use

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8 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 8 hours of pharmacology)


Update on Depression, <br />Bipolar, and Anxiety Pharmacotherapeutics
Update on Depression,
Bipolar, and Anxiety Pharmacotherapeutics
Faculty: Lawrence Carey, PharmD

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Price: $29.95

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Update on Depression, <br />Bipolar, and Anxiety Pharmacotherapeutics
Update on Depression,
Bipolar, and Anxiety Pharmacotherapeutics

The appropriate diagnosis and treatment of mood and stress disorders is a challenging yet necessary skill set for the advanced nurse practitioner. This CE offering probes through individual case studies that depict the multifactorial presentations of depression and anxiety, along with an in-depth exploration into bipolar I and II disorders.

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2.25 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2.25 hours of pharmacology)


Osteomyelitis the Diabetic Foot. What Drugs to Use When
Osteomyelitis the Diabetic Foot. What Drugs to Use When
Faculty: Lawrence Carey, PharmD

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Price: $19.95

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Osteomyelitis the Diabetic Foot. What Drugs to Use When
Osteomyelitis the Diabetic Foot. What Drugs to Use When

The progression of osteomyelitis can be challenging for NPs to treat. This CE offering reviews the types of osteomyelitis, including hematogenous and non-hematogenous classifications. Discussions on diabetic foot and prosthetic joint infections are presented in conjunction with osteomyelitis and analyzed through various pathogen-specific treatment plans.

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1.25 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Reversing Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulant Drugs
Reversing Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulant Drugs
Faculty: Elizabeth A. VandeWaa, PhD

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Price: $19.95

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Reversing Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulant Drugs
Reversing Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulant Drugs

Knowing the bleeding risks associated with antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy is vital in patient care. This CE offering will enhance your understanding of dual antiplatelet therapy by detailing the pharmacological make-up and use of over twenty agents used in the treatment of hemodynamically unstable patients.

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1.25 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Telemedicine: A New Frontier
Telemedicine: A New Frontier
Faculty: Troy Heidesch, DNP, FNP-C

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Price: $19.95

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Telemedicine: A New Frontier
Telemedicine: A New Frontier

With the current physician shortage and the increased demand for nurse practitioners to care for the aging baby boomer population, healthcare providers are looking for novel ways to provide the care needed without straining limited resources.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Top 10 Diagnoses Not to Miss in Acute Care
Top 10 Diagnoses Not to Miss in Acute Care
Faculty: Helen Ferguson Brown, MS, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $19.95

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Top 10 Diagnoses Not to Miss in Acute Care
Top 10 Diagnoses Not to Miss in Acute Care

Management of acutely ill patients from admission to discharge is a daily challenge for nurse practitioners (NPs) in acute care, whether practicing in emergency departments, as hospitalists, or in the intensive care unit. This session will address the diagnostic challenges of managing patients when there is a lack of response to treatment or new symptom clusters develop.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Top Drug Interactions
Top Drug Interactions
Faculty: Lawrence Carey, PharmD

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Price: $19.95

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Top Drug Interactions
Top Drug Interactions

More than two million adverse drug events occur in hospitalized patients each year, and many are due to problematic drug interactions. This CE offering will sharpen your awareness of the interactions between different pharmacologic therapies, better enabling you to ensure the safety of your patients.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Treatment of Allergic and Nonallergic Angiodema
Treatment of Allergic and Nonallergic Angiodema
Faculty: Elizabeth A. VandeWaa, PhD

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Price: $19.95

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Treatment of Allergic and Nonallergic Angiodema
Treatment of Allergic and Nonallergic Angiodema

Angioedema is a common condition but determining its etiology is critical: Cases of nonallergic angioedema are life-threatening if left untreated. This in-depth CE offering will support you in effectively managing angioedema from the initial assessment to the most effective pharmacologic management.

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1.25 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Time is Brain Or A STROKE of Bad Luck
Time is Brain Or A STROKE of Bad Luck
Faculty: Nancy Denke, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAEN

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Price: $19.95

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Time is Brain Or A STROKE of Bad Luck
Time is Brain Or A STROKE of Bad Luck

Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke. Every 3-4 minutes, someone dies of a stroke. Cut down on the time taken to respond to a stroke-based emergency, and you can literally save more of your patient’s brain from serious damage. “Time is Brain Or A STROKE of Bad Luck: Are You Up-to-Date?” provides vital practice essentials that will help you respond promptly and confidently to stroke syndromes.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)


Post-Intensive Care Syndrome
Post-Intensive Care Syndrome
Faculty: Brenda Pun, DNP, RN

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Price: $19.95

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Post-Intensive Care Syndrome
Post-Intensive Care Syndrome

Many survivors of critical conditions experience physical and cognitive impairments that adversely affect the quality of their life. This CE offering will expand your understanding of post-intensive care syndrome (PICS) and help you to derive nurse-driven approaches for patients who develop health issues following a critical illness. From physical myopathies to delirium and other cognitive issues, this session provides strategies to minimize the risk of PICS through the use of support groups and early mobility programs that can be utilized while the patient is still in the intensive care unit.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)
Toxicology Pearls in Emergency & Critical Care
Toxicology Pearls in Emergency & Critical Care
Faculty: Michael Gooch, DNP, APRN, CCP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C

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Price: $19.95

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Toxicology Pearls in Emergency & Critical Care
Toxicology Pearls in Emergency & Critical Care

This detailed session will equip you with the knowledge that you need to get through worst-case toxicology scenarios. You will first receive a review of general toxidromes and the principles of toxicology management. This is followed by in-depth explorations of the toxicology findings and overdose management for substances from cocaine to acetaminophen. You will learn to manage patients’ altered mental status and respond to drug-induced hypertension and seizures. The session is guided by challenging, targeted questions that allow you to test your knowledge as you deepen your skill set.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)

Hematologic Complications in the Acute and Critically Ill
Hematologic Complications in the Acute and Critically Ill
Faculty: Cindy L. Munro, PhD, ANP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, FAAAS

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Price: $19.95

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Hematologic Complications in the Acute and Critically Ill
Hematologic Complications in the Acute and Critically Ill

The treatment of blood disorders is complex in any circumstance, and when your patient is in a critical condition, making the right management decision is key. Supported by informative graphics and flowcharts, this engaging course will equip you with the necessary knowledge to manage hematologic complications in your patients. This session gives a detailed breakdown of the roles of red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets, then provides a detailed discussion of the complications that occur when any of these cell types are out of balance.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)

Management of Inpatient Hyperglycemia
Management of Inpatient Hyperglycemia
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Management of Inpatient Hyperglycemia
Management of Inpatient Hyperglycemia

Don’t miss this presentation on glycemic control in hospitalized patients! This session will expand upon your ability to efficiently address barriers in the management of inpatients with diabetes. Expert advice and current guidelines from leading organizations, including the American Diabetes Association, will refresh your knowledge and advance your clinical skills in correcting and regulating high blood sugar levels in your patients.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)
Hot Topics in Cardiology
Hot Topics in Cardiology
Faculty: Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $19.95

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Hot Topics in Cardiology
Hot Topics in Cardiology

Stay on track with the latest developments in cardiology! This session contains the most current expert advice for the prevention and treatment of hypertension and other serious cardiovascular disorders. From lifestyle modifications to emergent transcatheter aortic valve replacement, this presentation will help bring your skills to the next level in developing strategies to improve patient outcomes. The session includes the latest screening guidelines from the American College of Cardiology and considerations regarding pharmacologic treatment options.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)

Staying on Top of Sepsis
Staying on Top of Sepsis
Faculty: Dawn Carpenter, DNP, ACNP-BC

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Price: $19.95

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Staying on Top of Sepsis
Staying on Top of Sepsis

The mortality rate for severe sepsis is higher than that for stroke and acute myocardial infarction combined. By completing this session, you can augment your skills in the management of patients with sepsis. This CE offering helps you to quickly and accurately recognize risk factors and assessment findings that can help you adeptly confront sepsis in the early stages and more efficiently document the cause.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Parenteral & Enteral Support
Parenteral & Enteral Support
Faculty: Renay Tyler, RN, DNP, ACNP, CNSC

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Price: $19.95

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Parenteral & Enteral Support
Parenteral & Enteral Support

Optimize your skills in monitoring parameters for parenteral and enteral nutritional support. In this session, you will gain a greater understanding of how to control the stress response to improve patient outcomes and increase your confidence in nutrition therapy. This presentation will increase your knowledge of the exacting nutritional requirements for specific disease states, such as heart failure and bowel disease.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)
Hypertension
Hypertension
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD
Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Hypertension
Hypertension

Hypertension is the most frequently encountered medical condition. Although there is no cure for hypertension, medications can be used to manage the condition, thus reducing the risk of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events. In this session, NPs will learn the appropriate blood pressure targets for patients with hypertension and be able to form a treatment plan for hypertension and hypertensive emergencies.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)
12-Lead EKGs: From I’m Never Quite Sure to I’ve Got It!
12-Lead EKGs: From I’m Never Quite Sure to I’ve Got It!
Faculty: Joan King, PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $49.95

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12-Lead EKGs: From I’m Never Quite Sure to I’ve Got It!
12-Lead EKGs: From I’m Never Quite Sure to I’ve Got It!

Regardless of one’s background in 12 Lead ECG interpretation, this presentation targets all NPs to increase confidence and proficiency in clinical practice. This session begins by reviewing the foundational principles of 12 Lead ECGs and then builds on these to guide the participant in expanding their expertise for identifying a variety of 12 Lead ECG patterns including inferior, septal, anterior, lateral and posterior infarctions.

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4.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology, and 4.5 hours of emergency care procedural skills)

Introduction to Prescribing Controlled Substances
Introduction to Prescribing Controlled Substances
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD

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Price: $29.95

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Introduction to Prescribing Controlled Substances
Introduction to Prescribing Controlled Substances

An understanding of controlled substances is key to safe prescribing for the Advanced Nurse Practitioner. In this presentation, the Advanced Nurse Practitioner will learn about State and Federal laws that apply to the authority relating to prescribing controlled substances. In particular, ethical and fiscal considerations of prescribing will be considered. It is important for the ANP to understand the indications and contraindications for controlled substances—particularly schedule 2 drugs. The uses of these drugs will be discussed, particularly in pediatric and geriatric populations.

Read more...2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2 hours of pharmacology)
Pain Management
Pain Management
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Pain Management
Pain Management

Effective pain management necessitates a thorough and accurate assessment of the patient. This CE offering examines the new Joint Commission standards in prescribing controlled substances and is in accordance with rules and regulations from the Food and Drug Administration as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Read More...1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes 1 hour of pharmacology)
Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 1
Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 1
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 1
Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 1

Pharmacologic management of cardiovascular concerns is an intricate, evolving science that can stump even the most experienced NPs. The first of our two-part Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology series breaks down this complex field with a detailed review of the characteristics and pharmacologic treatment of hyperlipidemia and manifestations of coronary heart disease. Pharmacologic therapy for venous thromboembolism is also discussed in depth.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2 hours of pharmacology)

Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 2
Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 2
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 2
Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - Part 2

Two of the greatest threats to patient health, hypertension (HTN) and heart failure (HF), are discussed in meticulous detail in this second installment of our Comprehensive Cardiovascular Pharmacology series. Beginning with an overview of national and international guidelines in the assessment and staging of HTN, the session then analyzes the most effective pharmacologic treatment pathways for patients with this condition, including those in special populations. Special attention is given to the prevention and treatment of hypertensive crises, including a thorough discussion on the proper administration of vasodilators.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2 hours of pharmacology)

Review of Antibiotic Classes
Review of Antibiotic Classes
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD

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Price: $29.95

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Review of Antibiotic Classes
Review of Antibiotic Classes

Although commonly prescribed, antibiotics are powerful tools that can lose efficacy once resistance is built up. Therefore, it is crucial for NPs to know the logic behind the prescription of these agents. This presentation begins by providing a detailed review of the principles of treatment and prophylaxis of bacterial infections. From there, the session delves into extended discussion of antibiotic drug classes and the respective indications and contraindications for these agents. Additional content in this session is devoted to the treatment of bacterial infections in patients in special populations, including those with penicillin allergies.

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2.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2.5 hours of pharmacology)

When the "Guidelines" Aren't Enough - 10 Pivotal Issues in Heart Failure Management
When the "Guidelines" Aren't Enough - 10 Pivotal Issues in Heart Failure Management
Faculty: Beth Davidson, DNP, ACNP-BC, CHFN, CCRN

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Price: $19.95

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When the "Guidelines" Aren't Enough - 10 Pivotal Issues in Heart Failure Management
When the "Guidelines" Aren't Enough - 10 Pivotal Issues in Heart Failure Management

The prevalence of heart failure (HF) continues to escalate and currently affects over 6.5 million Americans. Despite advances in medical and device therapy, significant residual risk remains for morbidity and mortality. What can nurse practitioners (NPs) do to change this? How can NPs best navigate new developments and decide which therapies to implement with their own patients?

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)

Challenging Cases in Trauma
Challenging Cases in Trauma
Faculty: Tami Meyers, MS, ACNP-BC, CRRN

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Price: $29.95

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Challenging Cases in Trauma
Challenging Cases in Trauma

Trauma cases are a challenge for even the most experienced NPs to approach. This CE offering provides you with the skills and confidence you need to handle catastrophic injuries safely and effectively. The presentation begins with a review of the tenets of advanced trauma life support, then guides you through the best practices for assessing and managing cases of cerebrovascular and solid organ injury, as well as retained hemothorax. The content is supported by engaging graphics and case studies, which ensure that you will retain this valuable information.

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2.25 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology, and 2.25 hours of emergency care procedural skills)

Diagnostic Testing in Acute Care
Diagnostic Testing in Acute Care
Faculty: Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $29.95

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Diagnostic Testing in Acute Care
Diagnostic Testing in Acute Care

When so many diagnostic imaging options are available to nurse practitioners, it can be confusing to know which are the most appropriate for use in a time-sensitive acute care situation. This CE offering will empower you to prioritize your patients’ needs and choose the most efficient diagnostic technology for each case.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)

Drug Information Resources & Literature Retrieval
Drug Information Resources & Literature Retrieval
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $29.95

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Drug Information Resources & Literature Retrieval
Drug Information Resources & Literature Retrieval

Critical evaluation of drug resource literature is crucial to providing appropriate care. This informative session will enable you to confidently navigate reliable resources for practitioners and prescribe the most appropriate agents for various and diverse patient conditions. Following an overview of the best sources, you will learn how to conduct an effective literature search and ask the most appropriate questions to determine the validity of the drug information you find.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)

Hot Neuro Diagnoses in Acute Care Practice
Hot Neuro Diagnoses in Acute Care Practice
Faculty: Susan C. Yeager, MS, ACNP-BC, CCRN, FNCS

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Price: $29.95

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Hot Neuro Diagnoses in Acute Care Practice
Hot Neuro Diagnoses in Acute Care Practice

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the United States. This session will begin with a review of mechanism of injury, initial stabilization, and concussion evaluation and management. Whether TBI is uncovered on the athletic field or the critical care unit, participants will leave with practical knowledge to maximize prompt identification with appropriate intervention to minimize secondary brain injury and long term sequelae.

1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)

Maximizing Reimbursement for Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care
Maximizing Reimbursement for Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care
Faculty: Kathy Magdic, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $29.95

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Maximizing Reimbursement for Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care
Maximizing Reimbursement for Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care

It is important that NPs remain aware of changing Medicare reimbursement policies to maintain proper payment procedures and protect themselves from legal liabilities. This presentation will guide the participant through the intricacies of billing and payment, including the implications of the Medicare Access and Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act. Special attention is given to the unique coding and documentation needs of critical care practitioners.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)
Mechanical Ventilation Boot Camp
Mechanical Ventilation Boot Camp
Faculty: Beth Croucher, MSN, ACNP-BC

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Price: $49.95

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Mechanical Ventilation Boot Camp
Mechanical Ventilation Boot Camp

Have you ever looked at a ventilator and thought, “What else could I know to help this patient?” Mechanical ventilation is an essential life support tool for any critically ill patient experiencing respiratory failure.

Read more...4.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1 hour of pharmacology, and 4.5 hours of emergency care procedural skills)
My Patient has Heart Failure?
My Patient has Heart Failure?
Faculty: Joan King, PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $29.95

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My Patient has Heart Failure?
My Patient has Heart Failure?

Get equipped with the knowledge you need to treat patients with heart failure (HF). This session provides a detailed breakdown of pathophysiology, discussing HF cases that cover both reduced (HFrEF) and preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF). The presentation starts with a review of compensatory mechanisms and causes and staging of HF. The session then addresses the latest guidelines for pharmacologic care of HF. An in-depth discussion of 10 of the drugs most commonly prescribed for HF is also included.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)

Gastrointestinal Pharmacology
Gastrointestinal Pharmacology
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $29.95

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Gastrointestinal Pharmacology
Gastrointestinal Pharmacology

This CE offering provides a detailed discussion of the most current drugs approved to treat gastrointestinal conditions. This thorough presentation is organized around common disorders of the stomach and intestinal tract, strengthening your ability to prescribe the best pharmacologic agents or care plans for your patients’ needs.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2 hours of pharmacology)

Radiology Review: From Novice to Expert
Radiology Review: From Novice to Expert
Faculty: Rita Dello Stritto, PhD, CNS, ENP, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Price: $49.95

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Radiology Review: From Novice to Expert
Radiology Review: From Novice to Expert

Most NPs have a basic understanding of x-ray interpretation, but many question the “why and how” of radiology, especially with more complicated patient films. This two-part session takes the participant from a basic understanding of the shades of black and white on an x-ray film to the ability to identify pneumonia, CHF, cardiomegaly, bowel obstruction, spine injuries, Salter Harris fractures, and much more. Within 2 ½ hours, it’s from novice to expert with radiology in acute care!

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4 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology, and 4 hours of emergency care procedural skills)

Drugs for Bacterial Infections
Drugs for Bacterial Infections
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $29.95

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Drugs for Bacterial Infections
Drugs for Bacterial Infections

Antibacterial agents are powerful tools, and it is important to use them with precision. This advanced session provides an in-depth discussion of the most appropriate drugs to prescribe for bacterial infections, allowing you to confidently navigate this complex area of pharmacology. The talk begins with a discussion of bacterial pathogenicity and virulence, and the science behind anti-infectious agents is reviewed. Next, the session delves into detailed discussion of specific antibiotic drugs.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2 hours of pharmacology)

Drugs for Fungal Infections
Drugs for Fungal Infections
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Drugs for Fungal Infections
Drugs for Fungal Infections

In the case of an uncomfortable, unsightly, or dangerous fungal infection, you and your patient both want the most efficient treatment—but which agent should you choose? This advanced pharmacology session will equip you with the knowledge that you need to make the most appropriate treatment decision. After a review of the science behind fungus propagation, this presentation goes into an in-depth discussion of the modes of action and side effects of current antifungal drugs.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes 1 hour of pharmacology)

Drugs for Inflammation
Drugs for Inflammation
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Drugs for Inflammation
Drugs for Inflammation

With powerful pain-relieving properties and convenient access for patients, anti-inflammatory agents are some of the most frequently used drugs in the United States. Still, it is important that you use caution and discernment when prescribing these drugs or advising your patients on the best over-the-counter agent for their needs. This advanced pharmacology session provides a review of the science behind acute inflammation before engaging in detailed discussion of the modalities of commonly used anti-inflammatory agents. A portion of the presentation is also dedicated to the risks associated with common anti-inflammatory drugs, which can range from tinnitus to ulcers and drug fever.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes 1 hour of pharmacology)

Drugs for Viral Diseases
Drugs for Viral Diseases
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Drugs for Viral Diseases
Drugs for Viral Diseases

To stay one step ahead of mutations and resistance, NPs need to keep current with antiviral medications. This CE offering will fortify your pharmacology skills by giving you the latest information on antiviral and antiretroviral drugs. The session includes expert advice on choosing long-term regimens for the care of HIV, as well as which regimens should be avoided. The best practices for treating more acute viral conditions such as influenza and cytomegalovirus are discussed. The presentation also contains plans for the care of various strains of hepatitis.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.5 hours of pharmacology)


Endocrine Pharmacology Part(1)
Endocrine Pharmacology Part(1)
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Endocrine Pharmacology Part(1)
Endocrine Pharmacology Part(1)

In this session, nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists are updated on the latest endocrine drugs as well as their therapeutic uses and side effects.

Included in this session is information on:

Hypothalamus and Pituitary: Physiology, Hormones, Clinical Uses of Hypothalamic Hormones, Anterior Pituitary Agents, Posterior Pituitary Agents, Thyroid Physiology, Values for Thyroid Function Tests, Thyroid Agents, Anti-Thyroid...

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.5 hours of pharmacology)

Endocrine Part(2): Reproductive Pharmacology
Endocrine Part(2): Reproductive Pharmacology
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Price: $19.95

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Endocrine Part(2): Reproductive Pharmacology
Endocrine Part(2): Reproductive Pharmacology

In this session, nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists are updated on the latest endocrine and reproductive drugs as well as their therapeutic uses and side effects.

Included in this session is information on:

Hypothalamic and Pituitary Regulation, Ovarian Control of Female Reproductive Functionm, Oral Contraceptives: Types of Estrogen-Progestin Formulations...

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.5 hours of pharmacology)

ECMO in the Critically Ill Adult
ECMO in the Critically Ill Adult
Faculty: Jane Guttendorf, DNP, RN, CRNP, ACNP-BC

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Price: $29.95

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ECMO in the Critically Ill Adult
ECMO in the Critically Ill Adult

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a complicated but effective tool in improving prognoses for patients in critical care situations. This highly detailed CE offering will prepare you to make efficient decisions about when to safely use ECMO in critical care situations. The technical information in the presentation is supported by realistic case studies and intricate decision trees on when to use ECMO, allowing you to practice your critical discernment skills as you learn. After completing this session, you will be able to understand the criteria for ECMO use and describe ECMO cannulation techniques. You will also be able to evaluate patients supported by ECMO for frequently occurring complications.

Read more...1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology, and 1.75 hour of emergency care procedural skills)


Infectious Diseases Update
Infectious Diseases Update
Faculty: Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP

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Price: $29.95

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Infectious Diseases Update
Infectious Diseases Update

This captivating CE offering is specifically designed to further your understanding of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases. Geared to enhance your skills in choosing the best pharmacotherapeutic agents for infections, this talk covers a variety of conditions that range from bacterial rhinosinusitis to herpes zoster.

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Hot Topics in Shock Trauma
Hot Topics in Shock Trauma
Faculty: K. Brooke Andersen, MSN, CRNP
Joe Larivey, CRNP
Michelle Willis, ACNP

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Hot Topics in Shock Trauma
Hot Topics in Shock Trauma

Unstable patients in shock trauma centers need decisive and immediate care. This CE offering focuses on two forms of treatment that can be used in your own trauma centers: molecular absorbent recirculating system (MARS) therapy for acute liver failure and resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) therapy. The topics begin with a detailed discussion of when MARS therapy and REBOA therapy are indicated in a patient so that you can feel confident that your patient will benefit from the treatment.

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Drug Discovery Secrets
Drug Discovery Secrets
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD

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Drug Discovery Secrets
Drug Discovery Secrets

While many drugs can take up to 12 years from invention to market, the approval of certain medications in the treatment of serious conditions may be expedited through a variety of processes. This CE offering explains the labyrinthine mechanisms that can prevent or accelerate the approval of new drugs by the Food and Drug Administration and how these actions can affect a patient’s quality of life.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Renal Agents
Renal Agents
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Renal Agents
Renal Agents

Enhance your understanding of renal agents! Beginning with an overview of the anatomical and regulatory functions of the kidney, this CE offering promptly moves into intricate discussions regarding the most effective pharmacologic management for kidney disorders and diseases.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes 1 hour of pharmacology)

Respiratory Pharmacology
Respiratory Pharmacology
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Respiratory Pharmacology
Respiratory Pharmacology

Knowing a medication’s indication, mode of action, and adverse effects is critical in the practice of respiratory pharmacology. This session identifies the safest dosing methods for the most effective medications used in the prevention and treatment of COPD and other chronic respiratory conditions. Participation in this CE offering will help you to refine your understanding of the most recent Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease guidelines when treating patients with COPD.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.5 hours of pharmacology)

Ethnopharmacology
Ethnopharmacology
Faculty: Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP

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Ethnopharmacology
Ethnopharmacology

Advance your clinical practice with this CE offering that explores the impact of biophysiological and psychosocial factors on medication delivery and response. This presentation will broaden your insights on the involvement of common inhibitors and inducers of drug metabolism when prescribing drugs to patients of various races and ethnicities.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2 hours of pharmacology)


Fluid Responsiveness and Resuscitation
Fluid Responsiveness and Resuscitation
Lecturer: Daria C. Ruffolo DNP, RN, CCRN, ACNP-BC

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Fluid Responsiveness and Resuscitation
Fluid Responsiveness and Resuscitation

Successful fluid resuscitation in the acute or critical setting is a crucial step in patient stabilization. The nurse practitioner (NP) who is well-versed in the most current principles governing fluid resuscitation can therefore move confidently during critical situations. By the end of this session, the NP will be able to identify the pathophysiological complications associated with ineffective volume resuscitation in the acutely ill or injured, describe the relevant physiological endpoints for determining euvolemia in various patient populations, and confidently use multiple strategies to optimize resuscitation.

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PNS-CNS and Psychopharmacology
PNS-CNS and Psychopharmacology
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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PNS-CNS and Psychopharmacology
PNS-CNS and Psychopharmacology

The nervous system plays a key role in both physical and mental functions, so developing a strong understanding of this intricate network is crucial for NPs. This highly detailed presentation starts by delving into the physiology of the peripheral (PNS) and central nervous systems (CNS). Next, the session provides an updated look at the latest pharmacologic PNS and CNS agents. An in-depth overview of psychopharmacology is also provided, which will assist you in treating common neurological and mental health concerns from generalized anxiety to psychosis.

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Advanced Introductory Principles
Advanced Introductory Principles
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Advanced Introductory Principles
Advanced Introductory Principles

This CE offering is ideal for the nurse practitioner seeking a detailed refresher on the advanced introductory principles of pharmacology and prescribing medications. Use it to keep your medication fundamentals up-to-date.

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2.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 2.5 hours of pharmacology)


Alternative Therapies
Alternative Therapies
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Alternative Therapies
Alternative Therapies

Botanical dietary supplements generate over a billion dollars a year, and many are accessible as over-the-counter preparations. Often, patients take these vitamin and herbal remedies without informing their nurse practitioner, leaving patients vulnerable to serious adverse effects that occur from unsupervised use of these supplements. Using evidence-based resources, this CE offering discusses the proper use of vitamins and herbal remedies in patient treatment plans. It also discusses contraindications and potential interactions with prescription drugs.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes 1 hour of pharmacology)

Implications of Controlled Substance Prescribing
Implications of Controlled Substance Prescribing
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD

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Implications of Controlled Substance Prescribing
Implications of Controlled Substance Prescribing

Safe prescribing of controlled substances mandates that the Advanced Nurse Practitioner is aware of State and Federal laws regulating this process. In this presentation, rules for prescribing each of the controlled substances will be discussed. Methods to decrease drug diversion including risk evaluation mitigation strategies, prescription drug monitoring programs, and dear prescriber letters will also be illustrated. To help the ANP with prescribing certain controlled substances — the opiates — in certain situations, methods for opioid rotation, discontinuance, and use in the patient taking these medications for chronic conditions will be discussed.

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Medical Errors & Medication Reconciliation
Medical Errors & Medication Reconciliation
Faculty: Robert Fellin, Pharm.D., BCPS

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Medical Errors & Medication Reconciliation
Medical Errors & Medication Reconciliation

Medication errors are the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. This CE offering will increase your awareness in recognizing where prescribing and dosing errors may occur, along with providing you with expert advice on how to prevent these dangerous incidents.

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Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics
Faculty: Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD

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Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics

Pharmacokinetics determines how the body interacts with drugs in the process of absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion. This presentation will review these four processes, focusing on the key steps in each and the impact of certain disease states and other drugs or foods on pharmacokinetics.

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Sepsis Across the Acute Care Spectrum: Are You Up-to-Date?
Sepsis Across the Acute Care Spectrum: Are You Up-to-Date?
Faculty: Lynn Kelso MSN, APRN, FCCM, FAANP

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Sepsis Across the Acute Care Spectrum: Are You Up-to-Date?
Sepsis Across the Acute Care Spectrum: Are You Up-to-Date?

Sepsis is a life-threatening condition and one of the most frequent reasons for readmission to hospitals. This CE offering will assist you in delivering the most expeditious and accurate care to your patient with sepsis. With the inclusion of a comprehensive discussion on the efficacy of initial medications and resuscitative actions, including prescriptive guidelines for vasopressors and antimicrobials, you will improve your skills in preventing and treating this medical emergency.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)


From AKI to RRT
From AKI to RRT
Faculty: Jeff Kaufhold, MD, FACP

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From AKI to RRT
From AKI to RRT

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is associated with considerable morbidity and mortality, requiring nurse practitioners (NPs) to have skill in prompt recognition, treatment, and the need for urgent referral, as needed. Through a case study approach, this session will provide the latest advances in patient management, including breaking news that can be directly integrated into clinical practice.

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1.25 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


The Power of Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care
The Power of Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care
Lecturer: Troy Heidesch, DNP, FNP-C

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The Power of Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care
The Power of Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care

An NP is not just a nurse or provider but a major presence in the health care field. This empowering presentation will enable acute care NPs to recognize and own the unique importance of their role in patient care. The session begins by defining powerful practice, then delves into the history and unique features of the NP role. The best practices for professional and ethical conduct are then discussed, from synergy and persistence to the NP’s commitment to continuous learning. The presentation closes with a discussion of nurse professional advisory committees (NPACs) and the ways in which NPACs can serve as drivers for the future of the medical profession.

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1.75 contact hours, which includes .5 hours of pharmacology


Update: HIV and PrEP
Update: HIV and PrEP
Faculty: Lawrence Carey, PharmD

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Update: HIV and PrEP
Update: HIV and PrEP

Update your clinical practice with this exploration into the latest drug therapies for HIV. In this dynamic session, a thorough catalog of antiretroviral agents are analyzed in conjunction with the basic tenets of treatment programs, including HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

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X contact hours of continuing education (which includes X hours of pharmacology)


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Differential Diagnosis Continuing Education
45-Hour Differential Diagnosis Across the Life Span
45-Hour Differential Diagnosis Across the Life Span
Coordinator: Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP

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45-Hour Differential Diagnosis Across the Life Span
45-Hour Differential Diagnosis Across the Life Span

Differential Diagnosis Across the Life Span, Barkley & Associates’ latest online streaming course, is specially designed for experienced nurse practitioners who want to go beyond advanced physical assessment in order to sharpen their differential diagnosis skills. This course will provide differential diagnosis skill-building for the most common disorders and diagnoses presenting to nurse practitioners working in a variety of settings, including family, adult, pediatric, internal medicine, and urgent care practices.

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45 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 11.25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 2
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 2
Faculty: Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 2
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 2

When considering cardiovascular disorders and heart failure, prevention is the key! Part 2 of this CE offering begins with a focus on the various conditions that adversely influence the workload of the heart. A compelling session that begins with an overview of heart sounds, the session moves into dynamic discussions on aortic stenosis and aortic root disease before many conditions that are discussed in this presentation of valvular heart disorders.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Endocrine Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Endocrine Disorders
Faculty: Katherine C. Pereira, DNP, FNP-BC, ADM-BC, FAAN, FAANP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Endocrine Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Endocrine Disorders

As an experienced nurse practitioner, you know that endocrine disorders are insidious and can cause numerous complications for patients, so developing exacting differential diagnosis skills is paramount. This updated course will allow you to approach differential diagnosis of common adult endocrine issues from adrenal disorders to osteoporosis with greater confidence and discernment. The content provides an engaging guide to causes, presentation, diagnosis, and management of endocrine issues that affect all systems of the body.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Neurologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Neurologic Disorders
Faculty: Juan Gonzalez, DNP, APRN, AGACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C, CEN

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Neurologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Neurologic Disorders

Don’t miss this CE offering on neurological disorders! This session is specifically designed for the NP who wants to increase their understanding of disorders affecting the central and peripheral nervous system. The presentation contains the latest counsel on everything from cranial nerve deficits to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, giving you the most essential advice for developing your neurological differential diagnosis. Set alongside strategically structured case studies that match vivid pictorials and practice questions, this talk ensures that you will gain a thorough apprehension of the topics discussed, such as the idiosyncrasies of dementia and delirium.

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2 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Back Pain Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Back Pain Disorders
Faculty: Colleen Walsh, DNP, ACNP-BC, ONC, ONP-C, CNS

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Back Pain Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Back Pain Disorders

Stay at the top of your practice! This CE offering is tailored to increase your proficiency in developing differential diagnosis and care plans for patients with back pain. The session explores spinal cord and musculoskeletal pain management through intense discussions on cauda equina syndrome and herniated disks, among other conditions.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Cancers
Differential Diagnosis of Common Cancers
Faculty: Colleen Walsh, DNP, ACNP-BC, ONC, ONP-C, CNS

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Cancers
Differential Diagnosis of Common Cancers

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Getting the most accurate differential diagnosis for patients with cancer is a vital skill for NPs who want to advance their clinical practice. This presentation provides a detailed exploration of the assessment, diagnosis, and management process for common cancers, beginning with varieties of lung cancer and moving through other frequently affected organ systems, including colorectal cancer.

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2.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Dermatologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Dermatologic Disorders
Faculty: Mark J. Eliason, MD

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Dermatologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Dermatologic Disorders

Forming differential diagnoses for dermatologic conditions can be complex. This session is designed to increase your knowledge in an extensive array of skin conditions, including various carcinomas. Detailed illustrations and practice questions will augment your present understanding of psoriasis and bullous pemphigoid among other common yet complicated skin maladies.

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3 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Eyes, Ears, Nose, Mouth and Throat Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Eyes, Ears, Nose, Mouth and Throat Disorders
Faculty: Elizabeth Kuzma, DNP, FNP-BC

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Eyes, Ears, Nose, Mouth and Throat Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Eyes, Ears, Nose, Mouth and Throat Disorders

Stay at the top of your practice by investing yourself in this course on eye, ear, nose, mouth, and throat (EENMT) disorders. Designed to further your critical understandings of EENMT disorders, this talk begins with in-depth explorations of common eye infections along with more serious diseases states, such as diabetic retinopathy and retinal detachment. Followed by precise assessments of common ear infections and hearing loss, the presentation continues to deliver and includes expert, up-to-date advice on sinusitis, croup, and other conditions of the nose and throat.

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3 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 1
Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 1
Faculty: Patricia Larrieu Briones, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CHSE

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 1
Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 1

The nurse practitioner treating a patient with abdominal or gastrointestinal complaints has a wide variety of differentials to consider. Among those considerations are gastrointestinal issues and inflammatory gastrointestinal disorders. This session covers several disorders falling under each of those categories and offers key details to augment the nurse practitioner’s discernment during the diagnosis and treatment of these conditions.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 2
Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 2
Faculty: Patricia Larrieu Briones, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CHSE

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 2
Differential Diagnosis of Common Gastrointestinal Disorders Part 2

Both liver diseases and anatomic intestinal disorders present with abdominal complaints. Providing a prompt differential diagnosis and corresponding treatment plan in such situations is therefore key to restoring patient well-being. This updated presentation will allow you to make practice decisions regarding abdominal and gastrointestinal findings with greater confidence and discernment.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Genitourinary Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Genitourinary Disorders
Faculty: Mary Anne Dumas, PhD, FNP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Genitourinary Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Genitourinary Disorders

This updated session will allow experienced you to approach differential diagnosis of common genitourinary (GU) disorders with greater confidence and discernment. Moving beyond the basics of physical assessment, our dynamic presentation will empower you to develop a more advanced patient care practice.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Gynecologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Gynecologic Disorders
Faculty: Elizabeth Kuzma, DNP, FNP-BC

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Gynecologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Gynecologic Disorders

Understanding the unique anatomical and endocrine concepts of gynecology can be a challenge, but it is a crucial skill for NPs to maintain. This session will allow you to hone your differential diagnosis skills when addressing common hormonal and infectious gynecologic disorders.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 1: Anemia
Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 1: Anemia
Faculty: Lisa Evans, DNP, ACNP-BC

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 1: Anemia
Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 1: Anemia

The first of a two-part series, this CE offering on hematological disorders is exclusively designed to increase your understanding of various types of anemia. The talk discusses the pathophysiology of blood discrepancies and their relevance to microcytic, macrocytic, and normocytic lab results. With current information that ranges from iron deficiency to anemia of chronic disease, participating in this session will sharpen your skills for forming the most accurate differential diagnosis in even the most complex cases.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 2: Leukemia and Lymphoma
Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 2: Leukemia and Lymphoma
Faculty: Lisa Evans, DNP, ACNP-BC

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 2: Leukemia and Lymphoma
Differential Diagnosis of Common Hematologic Disorders Part 2: Leukemia and Lymphoma

This presentation addresses two complex disorders that present diagnostic challenges for even the most experienced NP: Leukemia and lymphoma. This course will empower the NP to sharpen their skills in identifying the key components of patient presentations for each variety of leukemia and lymphoma. In-depth content regarding labs and diagnostics and updated management advice are also included.

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1.75 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Infectious Diseases
Differential Diagnosis of Common Infectious Diseases
Faculty: Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Infectious Diseases
Differential Diagnosis of Common Infectious Diseases

It is paramount that you exercise the utmost discretion in your differential diagnosis of infectious diseases. This engaging course includes information on asymptomatic bacteriuria and Staphylococcal infections such as MRSA, along with specifics about the infectious organisms. Up-to-date guidance on the principles of infectious disease treatment is among the topics discussed, so you know when (and when not) to prescribe an antibiotic.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Issues in Men's Health
Differential Diagnosis of Common Issues in Men's Health
Faculty: Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Issues in Men's Health
Differential Diagnosis of Common Issues in Men's Health

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3 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Musculoskeletal Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Musculoskeletal Disorders
Faculty: Colleen Walsh, DNP, ACNP-BC, ONC, ONP-C, CNS

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Musculoskeletal Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Musculoskeletal Disorders

Musculoskeletal pain and disorders are some of the most common—and costly—health concerns in the U.S. This presentation will allow the experienced NP to build confidence and sharpen their differential diagnosis skills when addressing degeneration, soft tissue injuries, and congenital disorders affecting the musculoskeletal system.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Cardiovascular Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Cardiovascular Disorders
Faculty: Kathy K. Wright, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Cardiovascular Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Cardiovascular Disorders

This detailed, engaging course is designed for the NP who wants to take their differential diagnosis skills to the next level when considering common pediatric cardiovascular disorders. The course begins with a review of cardiovascular hemodynamics and auscultation of heart sounds. Next, the session dives into distinguishing findings of various congenital heart defects. Lastly, acquired pediatric cardiovascular disorders are discussed in depth. This CE offering is supplemented by real-world case studies and rigorous multiple-choice questions with thorough explanations of the correct answers.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Endocrine Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Endocrine Disorders
Faculty: Kammy McLoughlin, DNP, CPNP-PC, CPNP-AC

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Endocrine Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Endocrine Disorders

The best practices surrounding pediatric endocrine care are rapidly changing to serve patients’ evolving needs and identities, and this course provides up-to-date information to support the experienced nurse practitioner’s formation of differential diagnoses. Our dynamic presentation begins with a review of endocrine system functions and hormonal feedback loops. In-depth follow-up information includes detailed analyses of congenital adrenal hyperplasia, thyroid disorders, diabetes mellitus, pubertal disorders, and other congenital endocrine disorders. All course content is supplemented by real-world case studies and rigorous multiple-choice questions.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Neurologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Neurologic Disorders
Faculty: Daniel J. Crawford, DNP, ARNP, CPNP-BC, CNE

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Neurologic Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pediatric Neurologic Disorders

Forming differential diagnoses for pediatric neurologic disorders can be a complex and sensitive process. With up-to-date discussions on the differences between provoked and unprovoked seizure disorders, this CE offering is geared to enhance your skill sets and advance your adeptness in pediatric neurology. The session includes numerous differential diagnoses for motor and speech delays and goes on to discuss specific treatments for movement disorders. Question and answer sets are provided for each topic presented and make this presentation a captivating experience.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Psychiatric-Mental Health Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Psychiatric-Mental Health Disorders
Faculty: Daniel Wesemann, DNP, MSW, PMHNP-BC, APRN

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Psychiatric-Mental Health Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Psychiatric-Mental Health Disorders

Making psychiatric diagnoses can be overwhelming: Symptoms of common disorders often overlap, and differentiation is key for managing your patient’s condition effectively and compassionately. This session will empower you to sharpen your psychiatric-mental health differential diagnosis skills, using expert guidance and the most up-to-date information from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5 th edition. This uniquely structured course is built around four challenging case studies and delves into each patient’s condition, allowing you to practice your new skills as you examine conditions from brief psychotic disorder to autism spectrum disorder.

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)

Differential Diagnosis of Common Pulmonary Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pulmonary Disorders
Faculty: Nichole Crenshaw, DNP, AGACNP-BC, ANP-BC, CHSE

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Pulmonary Disorders
Differential Diagnosis of Common Pulmonary Disorders

Knowing the latest updates in pulmonology is an essential component of advancing your clinical practice! This comprehensive session, will advance your treatment practices for asthma and other disorders that affect the respiratory system. This CE offering works alongside the updated Global Initiative for Asthma guidelines to strengthen your skill sets in the differential diagnosis and treatment of bronchiolitis and obstructive sleep apnea, among other pulmonary issues.

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3 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .75 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Differential Diagnosis of Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Faculty: Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Differential Diagnosis of Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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1 contact hour of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)


Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 1
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 1
Faculty: Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAANP

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Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 1
Differential Diagnosis of Common Adult Cardiovascular Disorders Part 1

Making appropriate diagnoses for cardiovascular disorders is crucial for an NP. Part 1 of this engaging, highly detailed CE offering begins with an exploration of the various conditions that cause chest pain. These possible differentials are combined with profound analyses on comorbid conditions and risk factors, such as metabolic syndrome and pulmonary embolism, among others.

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1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes .25 hours of pharmacology)