Giving Careers Education
Hypoxic Respiratory Failure in Term and Near-Term Neonates

Dr. Donald Null will discuss the use of nitric oxide in treatment of hypoxic respiratory failure in neonates.

Learner Objectives:
  • Describe Hypoxic Respiratory Failure (HRF) in term and near-term neonates including the physiology and pathophysiology commonly seen.
  • Discuss the role of inhaled nitric oxide in the treatment of hypoxic respiratory failure
  • Explain the indication, contraindications, precautions and warnings when nitric oxide is used for treatment of HRF in the neonate.
Additional Information:
Audience: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Registered Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 1.00 hour(s)
$0.00 Each
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.
Accreditation Statement(s):
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ACPE Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This knowledge-based activity has been designated by Cook Children's Medical Center with Universal Activity Number 0488-0000-13-017-L01-P for 1.0 contact hours. Participants must sign-in upon arrival, attend the activity in its entirety, receive a grade of 80% on the post-test, and complete the online evaluation to receive continuing pharmacy education credit.  Record of your participation will be sent to ACPE 4-6 weeks after the activity.
Cook Children's Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.  You must attend the activity in its entirety and complete and return the evaluation tool.

ANCC has a toll free number (1-866-262-9730) you can call to report any bias, conflicts of interest, concerns, compliments, or opinions related to this activity, or to share insight on the overall process.