Cardiopulmonary arrest

Release date: September 1, 2015
Valid through: August 31, 2018

Target Audience

This CME activity is intended for emergency medicine physicians, pediatric emergency medicine physicians, pediatricians, urgent care physicians, fellows, residents, and nurses.

Subjects

  • Cardiopulmonary Arrest and Post-Arrest Care

Objectives

  • Recognize critical concepts from the pediatric emergency medicine core curriculum
  • Describe evidence-based guidelines for the practice of pediatric emergency medicine.
  • Apply the best practice of pediatric emergency medicine in clinical practice.

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Nurses

  • 1.75 ANCC Contact Hours

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AHC Media is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

This activity has been approved for 1.75 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP14749, for 1.75 Contact Hours.
Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Garrett S. Pacheco, MD, Chief Resident, Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Aaron Leetch, MD, Assistant Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics; Associate Program Director, Emergency Medicine/Pediatrics Residency, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Editor-in-Chief

Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Associate Professor of Primary Care-Lead, Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine; Medical Director of Education, Ohio Chapter ACEP; Columbus, Ohio

ASSOCIATE EDITOR
Patrick J. Maloney, MD
Carolina Mountain Emergency Medicine, Asheville, North Carolina

Nurse Planner
Holly Herron, DNP, RN, CNS, CCRN, CEN, EMT-P

AHC Media Executive Editor: Leslie Coplin

Financial Disclosure

To reveal any potential bias in this publication, and in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education guidelines, we disclose that Dr. Dietrich (editor-in-chief), Dr. Maloney (associate editor/peer reviewer), Dr. Herron (nurse planner), Dr. Pacheco (author), Dr. Leetch (author), and Ms. Coplin (executive editor) report no relationships with companies related to the field of study covered by this CME activity.

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