{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Evaluating a Surfactant-Containing Polymeric Membrane Foam Wound Dressing with Glycerin in Patients with Chronic Pilonidal Sinus Disease

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present an evaluation of a surfactant-containing polymeric membrane foam wound dressing for use on patients with chronic pilonidal sinus disease.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall risk factors for and pathophysiology of pilonidal sinus wounds.
  2. Summarize the evidence-based elements of wound assessment and treatment.
  3. Identify the study methodology and results.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: ASWC0718
Published: Jul 2018
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: R. Gary Sibbald, MD, MEd, BSc, FRCPC; Reneeka Persaud Jaimangal, MD, MScCH; Patricia M. Coutts, RN; James A. Elliott, MSc
Categories: Skin/Wound Care