All Shook-up: Managing Shivering in Therapeutic Hypothermia
Mary Kay Bader, RN, MSN, CCNS, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, FAHA
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Identify the thermoregulatory process that is invovled with temperature management and shivering.
  • Demonstrate how to assess shivering using the Bedside Shivering Assessment Scale and physiologic monitoring.
  • Identify strategies to control shivering in normothermia and hypothermia.

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: WB0008
Total Contact Hours: 0.50
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 11/1/2017

Description

Presents pathophysiology of shivering in therapeutic hypothermia, relevant assessment tools and suggested interventions.

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