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Purpose of Activity

To examine the evidence on the effectiveness of massage therapy in the management of pain across populations, conditions, and settings.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the basis for 3 types of massage and demonstrate the techniques.
  2. Explain current understanding of the biological basis of massage as used for relief of pain.
  3. ompare the evidence on the effects of massage in patients with postoperative and musculoskeletal pain.
Price: $49.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: TPM1018
Published: Oct 2018
Expires: 9/4/2020
Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Angela Starkweather, PhD, RN, FAAN