The goal of this course is to increase the knowledge of the perioperative nurse during assessment, care provision, and teaching of the pediatric surgical patient and family.
This course is available for FREE
if you have an active one year unlimited membership
|Author:||Gloria Tartaglia RN
|Method:||Online Self Study
|Categories:||Critical Care Medicine
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Medical & Surgical Issues
NOTE: The course expired on 12/31/2013.
- Define the educational level and training of a Pediatric Surgeon and Pediatric Anesthesiologist.
- Identify at least three main elements of preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care.
- Discuss how patient teaching differs between the preoperative and postoperative areas of care.
- Identify at least three different assessment tools for each level of perioperative care (pre, intra, and post-op).