Watch this BONUS lecture from our Small Baby Course about using Neonatal NIRS at the bedside and NIRS cases, plus Q&A session!

OUR GUEST FACULTY:

Dr. Valerie Chock, Neonatologist from Lucile Packard Children's Hospital/Stanford and NICU Nurse Katie Fedor, from Tampa, Florida provided a 2 hour session on the practical use of NIRS in the NICU along with in-depth live Q&A from the live participants. 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

After this session, you will feel inspired to use NIRS in your daily NICU practice and equipped with cutting-edge information to develop your own NIRS program.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

PART 1 (DR. VALERIE CHOCK)

1) List two clinical scenarios when NIRS monitoring may be useful in the preterm, ELBW population
2) Describe two approaches to managing abnormally low cerebral NIRS values in the ELBW population

PART 2 (KATIE FEDOR, BSN)

1) Identify a situation where NIRS monitoring has provided important clues to the status of a fragile infant
2) Identify how NIRS monitoring might look different for different populations in the NICU (small baby, cardiac, HIE)


CEU CREDIT: This session has been approved for 2 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit by CA BRN CEP# 15417.  The CE credit may be reciprocal in other states and for other disciplines. It is the student's responsibility to investigate and confirm eligibility.


REFUND POLICY: No refunds are permitted for digital courses.


DISCLAIMER:  The information in this course is not intended to treat, diagnose, or prevent disease but is for educational purposes only.  The listener assumes all responsibility for using this information in clinical practice and holds Synapse Care Solutions and related entities and owners harmless.

Recorded on March 5th, 2021.