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Activity Steps


This course focuses on the management and treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in children, including possible complications and care considerations. This course is a companion to Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), Pediatric: Overview.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the use of mechanical ventilation for the treatment of ARDS.
  2. List pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions commonly used for the management of ARDS.
  3. Describe essential care considerations for ARDS.
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: CC00257RT
Published: Dec 2019
Expires: 12/1/2021
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Michelle Ahnberg, MSN, RN Tracey Wagner, MSN, RN Amy Kennedy, MSN, RN Sherry Ratajczak, MSN, RN, CRNP Tahitia Timmons, MSN, RN-BC, OCN