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Description

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

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study conducted to assess the effectiveness of nurse practitioner-injected platelet-rich plasma for managing knee osteoarthritis in a rural population.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the background information helpful for understanding the authors' study of the effectiveness of treating knee osteoarthritis with platelet-rich plasma for patients in a rural setting.
  2. Summarize the results of the authors' study of the effectiveness of treating knee osteoarthritis with platelet-rich plasma for patients in a rural setting.
Price: $15.00

Credits:

  • 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: ON0519C
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Vincent Mogoi, DNP, BSN; Betty Elder, PhD, RN; Karen Hayes, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, ACNP-BC; Dawna Huhman, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Specialties: Orthopaedics