Neonatal Nursing Education Briefs

Hypotension in the Neonate

Purpose and Goal: CNEP #2069

  • Learn about hypotension in the neonate.
  • Learn about best practices for treating hypotension.

None of the planners, faculty or content specialists has any conflict of interest or will be presenting any off-label product use. This presentation has no commercial support or sponsorship, nor is it co-sponsored.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • Successfully complete the post-test.
  • Complete the evaluation form.


  • December 2017 – December 2019

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the pathophysiology of neonatal hypotension.
  • Describe the risk factors for routine use of volume expansion.
  • Describe at least 2 approaches for the treatment of neonatal hypotension.

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