This lecture, recorded during the 2020 APEA Live Review Course & Clinical Update, educates NPs about some of pulmonology conditions that present in primary care settings. The content reflects evidence-based guidelines and focuses on the most important steps in patient diagnosis and management.
Choose video or audio delivery
Video: Video format requires Google Chrome; each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase. Rewind and fast forward not available.
Audio: Each audio purchase is accessible for 2 years from the date of purchase.
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the etiology and prevalence of common pulmonary disorders, including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
- State the common symptoms and assessment findings associated with common pulmonary disorders treated in primary care settings.
- Describe the appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic approaches to patients with pulmonary disorders.
1.25 contact hours (1.0 pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
1 hour, 21 minutes plus posttest
This activity is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. APEA is an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Program ID #2020-02-03P (Video) #2020-02-22P (Audio). Provider number: 100820.
This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic and sought after speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.