{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Uncommon Causes of Noncardiogenic Pulmonary Edema

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnostics, treatment, and nursing considerations associated with several uncommon causes of noncardiogenic pulmonary edema.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Compare and contrast cardiogenic and noncardiogenic pulmonary edema.
  2. Describe the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and treatment approaches for TRALI, neurogenic pulmonary edema, and preeclampsia/eclampsia noncardiogenic pulmonary edema.
  3. Discuss the pathophysiology, diagnostics, clinical presentation, and treatment approaches for opioid-induced noncardiogenic pulmonary edema, HAPE, and acute pulmonary edema due to PE.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: NP0420B-CT
Published: Apr 2020
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Lynn Coletta Simko, PhD, RN, CCRN; Alicia L. Culleiton, DNP, RN, CNE
Categories: Pulmonary Function