Live Webcast

 Strategies for the Rehabilitation of the Patient with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015:
1:00pm - 2:00pm ET
(12:00pm CT, 11:00am MT, 10:00am PT)

Presented by: Kathleen O. Lindell, PhD, RN
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical Nurse Specialist
University of Pittsburgh

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This webcast will provide an overview of the disease process of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and discuss strategies for assessment and management.

Course Objectives:
-Review the disease processes of IPF
-Describe the assessment of he rehab patient with IPF
-Discuss management strategies that optimize outcomes

Financial Disclosure:

All individuals who have the ability to control or influence the content of an educational activity have disclosed  all relevant relationships within the past 12 months with any commercial interest. Relevant relationships are relationships with a commercial interest if the products and services of the commercial interest are related to the content of the educational activity.

AACVPR Education Committee Co-chairs:   

Alison Bailey, MD, FACC 

No Relevant Disclosures 

Jill Fox, BSN, RN- BC, FAACVPR 

No Relevant Disclosures

Speakers:

Kathleen Lindell, PhD, RN        

Nothing  to Disclose 

CE Credit:
This activity has been planned and implemented by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) for the advancement of patient care.  Successful completion of a post assessment and completion of a course evaluation are required to earn continuing education credit.

AACVPR is approved as a nurse continuing education sponsor (License # 236000060) by the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.  AACVPR designates this live Webcast for 1.0 continuing education (CE) credits for advanced practice nurses, registered nurses, and licensed practice nurses.

This course has been approved by the Professional Education Committee of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation for a maximum of 1.0 AACVPR Continuing Education Credits

To Claim CE:

Successful completion is required in order to claim CE including 100% score on the knowledge assessment and completion of the course evaluation. All knowledge assessments and course evaluations are included in the Webcast Recording product. Instructions will be sent following the live webcast on how to access the Webcast Recording and take the knowledge assessment and course evaluation.