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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about whether multimodal pain therapy can decrease opioid use without increasing pain scores in surgical geriatric hip fracture patients.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Evaluate the use of postoperative opioids and multimodal pain therapy.
  2. Summarize the results from a study incorporating a multimodal approach to pain therapy for surgical geriatric hip fracture patients.
Price: $17.95

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: JTN0720A
Published: Jul/Aug 2020
Expires: 9/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kellie Girardot, MSN, RN; Lisa Hollister, MSN, RN; Thein Hlaing Zhu, MBSS, MPH; Sarah Hoeppner, MSN, RN; Dazar Opoku, MPH; Jason Heisler, DO; Tabitha Bane, MSN, RN