Surviving Pediatric Sepsis: From Recognition to Resuscitation
This course is for the interdisciplinary healthcare team and provides an overview of pediatric sepsis from recognition to resuscitation.
Estimated time for completion: 1 hour
Advanced Practice Providers, Doctors, EMS, Nurses
After viewing this presentation, participants will self-report increased knowledge and competency related to diagnosis and treatment of sepsis including hemodynamic assessment, the use of intravenous fluids and vasoactive agents based on the 2020 Pediatric Surviving Sepsis Guidelines.
- Discuss the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of sepsis for pediatric patients
- Identify sepsis and approach initial resuscitation including hemodynamic assessment, the use of intravenous fluids and vasoactive agents based on the 2020 Pediatric Surviving Sepsis Guidelines
Halden F. Scott, MD, MSCS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Pediatric Emergency Physician
Children's Hospital Colorado
Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 1 nursing contact hour(s) is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado.
Children’s Hospital Colorado is a State of Colorado recognized EMS Training Group (CO-049) and will provide 1 continuing education credit(s) for all pre-hospital providers.
A certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of this course.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Attendance
- 1.00 Colorado State EMS
- 1.00 NCPD