Adherence to Recommendations of Guidelines for Preventing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
hiroko Kiyoshi-Teo, RN, PhD, Michael D. Cabana, MD, MPh, Erika S. Froelicher, RN, PhD, and Mary A. Blegen, RN, PhD
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Describe the relationship between the increased availability of guidelines for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and current adherence to those recommendations.
  • Identify potential barriers to and facilitators of adherence to guidelines for prevention of VAP.
  • Discuss ideas for incorporating study results into strategies for implementation of guidelines for prevention of VAP.

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: A1423032
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 5/1/2017

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Adherence to Recommendations of Guidelines for Preventing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

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