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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To increase awareness of and apply ethics to the ethical challenges the nonsurgical medical aesthetic device industry presents, including the use of deceptive or misleading language in advertising, limited evidence of efficacy, and lack of public and professional understanding of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulation of medical devices.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recall the background information and concerns about nonsurgical medical aesthetic devices.
  2. Outline ethical principles and expert recommendations to use when counseling patients who are considering aesthetic procedures.
Price: $12.95


  • 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: PSN0119
Published: Jan/Mar 2019
Expires: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 9/12 (75%)
Authors: Chelsea O. Hagopian , DNP