Giving Careers Education
NEONATOLOGY: Pulmonary Hypertension in Infants with BPD
Dr. Nicholas Porta from Northwestern Medical School in Chicago, addresses the benefits of a multidisciplinary approach to treating pulmonary hypertension in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD).

Learner Objectives:

  • Discuss the pathophysiology, incidence,and clinical manefestations of pulmonary hypertension in infants with BPD
  • Explain the benefits of a multidisciplinary approach to the care of infants with BPD
  • Describe the rationale for an aggressive strategy in the evaluation and treatment of severe pulmonary hypertension in infants with BPD

If you want CME credit for this course, you will take a pre-test before viewing the video.  View instructions and link to video.

Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Retire Date: Thursday, September 20, 2012
Course Materials:
Nicolas Porta, MD
Northwestern Children's Memorial Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
Accreditation Statement:
CME Enduring Material
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material 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.

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