{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} An Exploration of the Deleterious Effects of Hyperoxemia on the Morbidity and Mortality of Hospitalized Adults

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the harmful effects of hyperoxemia due to liberal oxygen use and to clarify the significance between overuse and poor outcomes.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify observations that sparked interest in hyperoxemia.
  2. List clinical findings that would result in improved or worsening outcomes.
  3. Compare guidelines used in research to define hyperoxia thresholds.
Price: $12.95


  • AARC 1.0 CH

This program has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100, Irving, TX 75063.

Professions: Respiratory Therapist
Test Code: JAANP0519RT
Published: May 2019
Expires: 11/24/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kelly M. Cimino, MSN, CRNP, AGACNP-BC
Categories: Assessment , Hospital , Respiratory