PHARMACOLOGY PACKAGE - 25 CONTACT HOURS - NBT25

$81.95

Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 12/31/2019.

Cardiovascular disease is highly prevalent among the adult population. Nurses who are prescribing medications and those who care for these patients must maintain current knowledge of relevant medications.

This CE package includes three high-level courses that also qualify for pharmacology hours: nursing pharmacology, cardiovascular pharmacology, and anticoagulant, antiplatelet, and thrombolytic therapies.

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Anticoagulant, Antiplatelet and Thrombolytic Therapies - N1752
This course provides information on oral anticoagulants, with an emphasis on the novel oral anticoagulants, parenteral anticoagulants, a...

This course provides information on oral anticoagulants, with an emphasis on the novel oral anticoagulants, parenteral anticoagulants, antiplatelets, and thrombolytics. Their indications for treatment of cardiovascular disorders including atrial fibrillation, venous thromboembolism, acute coronary syndrome, heparin induced thrombocytopenia, acute ischemic stroke, acute myocardial infarctions and acute pulmonary embolism is review. In addition, monitoring guidelines and patient counseling is discussed. The need for healthcare providers to understand the pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and pharmacotherapeutic considerations is imperative to achieve optimal patient outcomes.

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Cardiovascular Pharmacology, 3rd Edition - N1744
Ongoing education is needed to keep pace with these evolving changes and to equip nursing professionals with the necessary knowledge and...

Ongoing education is needed to keep pace with these evolving changes and to equip nursing professionals with the necessary knowledge and skills to implement the most recent advances in treatment. Nurses have an important responsibility in caring for patients who are receiving these medications. Knowledge of cardiovascular medications, their effects on the body, and their administration; assessment of therapeutic and adverse effects; and patient education are essential. The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of cardiovascular pharmacology. With an ever-increasing number of patients living longer, quality nursing care for those receiving drugs for cardiovascular disease will make this knowledge critical.

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Nursing Psychopharmacology - N1751
With the growing number of nurse practitioners entering the healthcare field as primary care providers, there is a demonstrated need for...

With the growing number of nurse practitioners entering the healthcare field as primary care providers, there is a demonstrated need for education on the ever-increasing number of new pharmaceutical agents available, to treat the wide spectrum of mental illness. This course addresses these needs by providing up-to-date information and a variety of case studies to illustrate practical application of the learning content.