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Purpose of Activity

To review pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and management of neuropathic pain.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Define neuropathic pain and differentiate between central and peripheral sensitization.
  2. Explain how pain signals are transmitted to the brain and how neuropathic pain differs from nociceptive pain.
  3. Assess common types of neuropathic pain and their treatment.
Price: $49.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH / 0.5 APH
  • 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: TPM0320
Published: Mar 2020
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Harsh R. Shah, DO, MS; Eileen Kodack, DO; Joseph Walker III, MD