2018 National Neonatal/Advanced Practice/Mother Baby Nurses Conference

102 - Every Breath You Take: BPD in 2018

Sep 6, 2018 10:30am ‐ Sep 6, 2018 11:30am


Credits: None available.

Standard: $20.00
Members: $10.00

Description

The incidence of brochopulmonary dysplasia remains significant for preterm infants despite new ventilatory technologies and strategies. Ms. Dalgleish provides a guided tour through common supportive and adjunctive interventions that may make a real difference for long-term outcomes of very low birth weight infants.

Learning Objectives:

  • State the definition of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and how it has changed over time.
  • List risk factors for BPD.
  • Identify preventative strategies to reduce bronchopulmonary dysplasia and/or its impact.

Speaker(s):

  • Stacey Dalgleish, MN, NNP, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Foothills Medical Centre, Alberta Health Services

Credits Available


Every Breath You Take: BPD in 2018 Exam

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