Online Education | Pediatric Drug Therapy 2014 - Treatment of Pediatric Hypertension

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Treatment of
Pediatric Hypertension

This online module focuses on the treatment of pediatric hypertension.

 

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Identify clinical criteria for pharmacologic treatment of elevated blood pressure in children and adolescents.
  • Describe classes of antihypertensive medications that are commonly used in treating pediatric hypertension.
  • Describe the goals of therapy, appropriate monitoring and follow up in treating children and adolescents with hypertension.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/18/2014
Expires: 
07/18/2018
Cost:
$30.00

Susan Halbach, MD, MPH
Pediatric Nephrologist, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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Required Hardware/software

FlashPlayer and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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