This new CNENow! module describes how to properly assess a neonate with a heart murmur and includes a review of cardiac physiology and pathophysiology; normal fetal, transitional, and neonatal circulation; and a cardiac-focused history and physical exam.
- Recognize the prevalence and clinical significance of cardiac murmurs heard in the neonatal period.
- Identify the characteristics of murmurs and be able to distinguish innocent from pathological murmurs.
- Identify appropriate screening diagnostic tests and indications for a cardiology referral.
- Formulate an optimal management plan and appropriate follow-up for newborns with murmurs.
CNENow! is a free benefit to you as a NAAN member.
The Neonatal Review Course is an online review course providing neonatal nurses with information to successfully complete the National Certification Corporation test for the Registered Nurse Certified–Neonatal Intensive Care (RNC-NIC) certification or to obtain the Certification for Adult, Pediatric, and Neonatal Critical Care Nurses given by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Certification Corporation.
The review course is comprised of 14 modules and offers up to 26.75 continuing nursing education contact hours. Although the video is strictly streaming and cannot be downloaded, once purchased, it can be viewed as often as desired. As a NANN member, you save $60 on this valuable product.