2013 AMSN Convention

223 - Vascular Dementia

Sep 28, 2013 11:30am ‐ Sep 28, 2013 12:30pm

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Description

The bedside nurse plays a key role in identifying and treating hospitalized patients with vascular dementia. This evidence-based session reviews pathophysiology and standardized identification tools, with both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions described.

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.

Objectives:

  • Outline risk factors for vascular dementia.
  • Identify two drug classifications currently used in the treatment of vascular dementia.
  • List three non-pharmacological interventions for use in the care of the patient with vascular dementia.

Speaker(s):

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