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ARDS: National Guidelines

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On-Demand eLearning |  Cardiology |  Continuing Education |  Critical Care |  Emergency |  Med-Surg |  Pre, Peri, Post-Op Care |  Progressive Care/Stepdown |  Pulmonary
Cammy Christie, MSN, APRN, CCRN, CMC, CSC, PCCN
Course Levels:
Basic to Intermediate
70 Minutes
Access for 1 year(s) after purchase.


Target Audience

RN, CNS, LPN/LVN, NP, RT, EMT/Paramedic, PA

Course Description

This one-hour lecture is designed for the healthcare provider caring for the adult patient with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). The presentation will focus on the pathophysiology of ARDS and the current guidelines for the management of this complicated adult patient.

Program Learning Outcomes

This program prepares the learner to:

  • Self-report an increase in knowledge regarding the management of ARDS at a 95% rate.


The order of lectures presented may vary according to speaker preference.

1-Hour Live Webinar

  • Introduction to the Adult with Respiratory Compromise
  • Complex Pathophysiology of ARDS 
  • Identification of Types of ARDS
  • Treatment Plans per the National Guidelines
  • Review and Questions

Contact Hours

ANCC Approved

ANCC Accredited Provider


Contact Hours: 1.25 Pharm Hours 0.25


MED-ED, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


MED-ED, Inc. is an approved provider by the following State Boards of Nursing: Florida/FBN 50-1286 and California #CEP10453.

Course Materials


Cammy Christie, MSN, APRN, CCRN, CMC, CSC, PCCN's Profile

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Cammy is an internationally known speaker with over 45 years of critical care experience. She has taught the CCRN® Exam Review as well as critical care updates with an emphasis on the critical thinking skills of the bedside practitioner. In addition to lecturing across the globe, Cammy is a reviewer for several revered nursing journals, has numerous publications in the area of critical care and continues to have an active practice as an acute care nurse practitioner at the University of Florida, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery. As a critical care nurse practitioner, Cammy brings many clinical practice skills to her lectures as well providing clinical pearls for bedside care.

What's Included


  • 1 Year Unlimited Access
  • 1.25 ANCC Approved Contact Hours
  • Online Administered Post-Test
  • PDF PowerPoints
  • Speaker/Participant Communication via Email
  • Free Course Updates During an Active License
  • Unlimited Tech Support


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