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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 on the assessment and management of post-traumatic hematomas.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize the pathophysiology of and potential complications from hematomas and the clinical presentation of a patient with a hematoma.
  2. Recognize the diagnosis and management of a patient with a post-traumatic hematoma.
Price: $10.00


  • 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: ON0519E
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 10/14 (71%)
Authors: Patrick Graham, RN, MSN, ANP-BC
Categories: Orthopaedics , Trauma
Specialties: Orthopaedics, Trauma
Topics: Hematoma