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This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the physiology of polyostotic fibrous dysplasia and subsequent care for patients undergoing hip arthroplasty because of this disorder.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the incidence and physiology of fibrous dysplasia.
  2. Describe the conservative and surgical treatment for polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, the risks involved, and the care patients with this disorder require.
Price: $15.00


  • 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: ON0519A
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: Barbara Kahn, RN, ONC; Krissa Cetner, MSN, AGNP-BC, ONC; Edwin Su, MD; Mark Figgie, MD, MBA
Specialties: Orthopaedics, Surgery