AANA Journal Course: Current Evidence-Based Practice for Pediatric Emergence Agitation

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General Price: $50.00

Associate Member (Student) Price: $21.00

Members Price: $35.00

1.0 Class A Credit

Course Expiration Date: 12/16/2022

Decrease the incidence of pediatric emergence agitation include technology, familial involvement, pharmacologic adjuncts, and alternative methods of general anesthesia.


Overview of Course

Pediatric emergence agitation continues to be a concern despite changes in current methodology.  The purpose of this activity is to reduce the incidence of pediatric emergence agitation. 

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to: 


  1. Describe pediatric emergence agitation (PEA) and associated features of the phenomenon.
  2. Identify risk factors that contribute to cases of PEA.
  3. Describe the incidence and impact of PEA.
  4. Analyze the current evidence-based interventions for the prevention and management of PEA.
  5. Discuss the effects of PEA on the patients' and parents' operative experience.


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.

Accreditation Statement

This course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1.0 Class A CE credit; AANA Code Number: 1038579.

Course Expiration Date: 12/16/2022

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

AANA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP #10862.