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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To describe collagen, its use in wound care, and current evidence for review.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the background information about wound healing and collagen that is helpful for understanding this healing modality.
  2. Explain how the use of external collagen in wound dressings promotes wound healing.
  3. Summarize the literature review about the use of collagen products for wound healing.
Price: $17.95


  • 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: PSN1019
Published: Oct/Dec 2019
Expires: 12/3/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Marcia Barnes , DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CWS, CPSN
Categories: Skin/Wound Care
Topics: Collagen, , Wound Care