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Decoding the Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation Curve

Regular Price: $20.00
Online CE Expiration: 01/01/2021
1.42 Contact Hours
Presented by Ana

Understanding the Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation curve and its implications for patient care can be challenging. This course decodes the curve to make it more understandable and discusses the benefits and limitations of pulse oximetry.

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$20.00
ANA Member Price:
$15.00

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Course Details

Overview

The oxyhemoglobin dissociation curve indicates the relationship between the oxygen saturation of hemoglobin (SaO2) and the partial pressure of arterial oxygen (PaO2). Neither linear nor static, the curve can change or shift depending on various factors. Understanding the curve and its implications for patient care can be challenging. This course decodes the curve to make it more understandable and discusses the benefits and limitations of pulse oximetry. The goal of this course is to educate nurses on how to use the oxyhemoglobin dissociation curve to better assess a patient’s oxygenation status.

Presented By

Julia Hooley, MSN, RN

List Price:
$20.00
ANA Member Price:
$15.00

For bulk or invoice purchases, please contact customerservice@ana.org

Location Details

The American Nurses Association Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANCC Provider Number 0023

ANA is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP6178

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