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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the effectiveness of topical analgesic and local anesthetic agents for reducing pain associated with chronic leg ulcers.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Distinguish adverse reactions to topical analgesics and local anesthetic agents.
  2. Evaluate the effectiveness of topical analgesics and local anesthetic agents for pain associated with chronic leg ulcers.
  3. Identify substances used as topical analgesics and local anesthetic agents and the application of those agents.
Price: $17.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.0 APH
  • 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours







Test Code: ASWC0520
Published: May 2020
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Anne Purcell, PhD, NP, RN; Thomas Buckley, PhD, RN; Jennie King, PhD, RN; Wendy Moyle, PhD, RN; Andrea P. Marshall, PhD, RN
Categories: Skin/Wound Care
Specialties: Pain Management, Wound