Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this continuing education program is to enhance health professionals’ knowledge of the use of vasoactive drugs in the clinical setting, specifically the OR. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the mechanism and indications of commonly used vasoactive drugs in the OR
  • Describe the physiologic effects of vasoactive drug therapy
  • Anticipate and react appropriately to positive and negative outcomes associated with vasoactive drugs
  • Provide standard dosages for the safe administration and titration of vasoactive drugs

Course Authors

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP#13791



Relias LLC reports to CEBroker for the following boards (Provider # 50-1489): Arkansas State Board Of Nursing, District Of Columbia Board Of Nursing, Florida Board Of Nursing, Georgia Board Of Nursing, New Mexico Board Of Nursing, South Carolina Board Of Nursing and  West Virginia Board Of Examiners For Registered Professional Nurses


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None of the planners/faculty, unless otherwise noted, for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.