Overview of Course
The purpose of this activity is to enable anesthesia providers to possess current evidence-based knowledge of pulmonary mechanics which will enable them to interpret bedside measurements and waveforms, prescribe optimal ventilator settings that minimize pulmonary sequela and ensuring homeostasis. Additionally, employ pressure support ventilation during GA and emergence in order to ensure optimal pulmonary function and sequelae.
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
Verification of Participation
The participant will have only 2 opportunities to successfully complete the course post-test, which is comprised of 5 random questions pulled from the test pool of questions. The passing score of at least 80% is required for the exam in this course. If the participant fails the post test, he or she will not receive CE credits for this course.
This course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1.0 Class A CE credit; AANA Code Number: 1039039.
Course Expiration Date: 4/16/2023
The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
AANA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP #10862.