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Substance Abuse Summary
4.00  Contact Hours - 4.00 Pharmacology Hours (Pharmacology CE hours are equivalent to the ANCC CE hours for this course and only apply to specific professions.)

This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Nursing Student, Registered Nurse (RN)

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Monday, October 5, 2020

Course Description

Author:    David Tilton (RN, BSN)

Substance abuse is an extremely prevalent issue in the United States. This course covers the growing issue, the symptoms of a drug abuser and how the brain response system reacts. You will become familiar with the most common substance use disorder groups and the withdrawal symptoms associated with them. You will also have an understanding of intervention methods and treatments.

CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest.

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