Management of the Burn Patient
Digital Seminar

Management of the Burn Patient


Faculty:
Dr. Paul Langlois
Duration:
1 Hour 17 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Jan 31, 2018
Product Code:
POS077755
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

Working with burn patients means you MUST be able to recognize the subtle changes that could indicate life-threatening complications. You need to be up to date on the most current and cutting edge management strategies. In this program, you’ll learn the critical interventions for a wide variety of burns.

Don’t miss the opportunity to sharpen your skills and improve outcomes for the patients who depend on you.

Credits

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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


Nurses - California (Self-Study)

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 1.0 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Nurses - Florida (Self-Study)

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 1.0 self-study contact hours.

** Florida Participants Only: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.


Nurses - Iowa (Self-Study)

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 1.2 self-study contact hours. Please email cepesi@pesi.com with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - ANCC (Self-Study)

PESI, Inc. is accredited as a  provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s  Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 1.2 contact hours. Expires: 01/31/2021.


Θ Other Professions (Self-Study)

This self-study activity qualifies for 1.25 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.


Handouts

Faculty

Dr. Paul Langlois Related seminars and products: 19

APN, PhD, CCRN, CCNS, CNRN


Dr. Paul Langlois is a critical care clinical specialist in the Surgical, Medical, Neuro, CCU and Trauma ICUs of Cook County Hospital, Chicago. Drawing on over 30 years of experience assessing and managing patients with life-threatening diseases, Dr. Langlois provides advanced-level training to nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and physicians.
Dr. Langlois is committed to providing the highest quality of care to patients through advanced education. His presentations are evidence-based, timely and provide participants with case studies to facilitate critical thinking. As a bedside clinical nurse specialist, Dr. Langlois has developed several critical care and infection control institution-wide protocols for the multidisciplinary assessment and management of the cardiac and septic patient. Dr. Langlois' cardiac protocols include: weaning from mechanical ventilation, pulmonary artery catheter and hemodynamic monitoring, vasoactive medications, ventricular assist devices, renal replacement therapy, and neurologic alterations after trauma. His infection control guidelines include: minimizing the use of antibiotics to reduce resistant strains of bacteria, antibiotic treatment protocols for patients with central line infections, methods to reduce catheter associated urinary tract infections and methods to minimize the spread of infectious organisms between patients and among caregivers.
Disclosures:
Financial: Paul Langlois has an employment relationship with Cook County Hospital. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Nonfinancial: Paul Langlois has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


Objectives

  1. Evaluate the top complications of burn patients.
  2. Prioritize nursing interventions for the burn patient based on the primary survey from A to E.
  3. Assess percent of total body surface area burned using the rule of 9’s.
  4. Calculate the fluid resuscitation needed for a burn patient based on %TBSA and body weight.

Outline

  • Burn Demographics
  • Initial Assessment
  • Care Priorities
  • Airway Management
  • Shock and Fluid Resuscitation
  • Electrical Burns
  • Blast Injuries
  • Chemical Burns
  • Pediatric Burn Care
  • Burn Dressings
  • Pain, Agitation and Delirium Management

Target Audience

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialist

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