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Maternal Stress and Anxiety in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit is organized by American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) and will be held from Mar 01, 2017 - Mar 01, 2020.

Activity Summary:
Understanding the stress of mothers whose infants are born with complex congenital heart disease can help nurses provide comfort, education and care targeted to reducing maternal stress.

Learning Objectives:
• Identify the specific stressors that contribute to the experience of stress for mothers of neonates hospitalized in a PCICU
• Describe the relationship of maternal stressors and trait anxiety with the maternal stress response of state anxiety
• Discuss methods to reduce the perception of stressors and maternal stress response

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC's) Commission on Accreditation, ANCC Provider Number 0012 (60 min contact hour). AACN has been approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the California State Board of Nursing, California Provider number CEP01036 for 1.2 contact hours (50 min contact hour).

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

Intended Audience

Behavioral Health, Pediatric Cardiology

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