The eNeonatal Review Podcast

January 2007 —
Intravenous Ibuprofen Treatment
and Prophylaxis for PDA


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Program Information

CE Info
Accreditation
Credit Designation
Target Audience
Learning Objectives
Faculty Disclosure
Disclaimer Statement
Internet CE Policy

Length of Activity
0.5 hours

Expiration Date
January 18, 2009

Next Podcast
March 15, 2007

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CME INFORMATION

Accreditation back to top
Physicians
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nurses
The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing is accredited as provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Respiratory Therapists
Respiratory Therapists should visit this page to confirm that AMA PRA category 1 credit is accepted toward fulfillment of RT requirements.


Credit Designations back to top
Physicians
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses
This 0.5 contact hour (for each eNewsletter or a maximum of 6 contact hours for all twelve eNewsletters) Educational Activity (Provider Directed/Learner Paced) is provided by The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing.

Respiratory Therapists
Respiratory Therapists should visit this page to confirm that your state will accept the CE Credits gained through this program.


Target Audience back to top
This activity has been developed for Neonatologists, NICU Nurses and Respiratory Therapists working with Neonatal patients. There are no fees or prerequisites for this activity.


Learning Objectives back to top
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Discuss the efficacy of IV ibuprofen compared to IV indomethacin in the treatment of PDA
  • Compare the use of IV ibuprofen for prophylaxis of PDA to IV indomethacin
  • Identify the role of IV ibuprofen for intraventricular hemorrhage prophylaxis
Guest Faculty Disclosure back to top
Carlton K.K. Lee, Pharm.D., MPH. No relationship with commercial supporters.

Melissa D. Meekins, Pharm.D. No relationship with commercial supporters.


Unlabelled/Unapproved Uses back to top
This presentation will include off-label and unapproved uses of intravenous Indomethacin and Ibuprofen for prophylaxis of PDA and intraventricular hemorrhage in premature neonates as well as NeoProfen as prophylaxis for intraventricular hemorrhage and PDA in premature neonates.


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