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Activity Steps

Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify the cause, pathology, and assessment of a patient with an unstable cervical spine injury.
  2. Choose diagnostic imaging modalities and initial management of a patient with significant cervical trauma.
Price: $20.00

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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: ON0121C
Published: Jan/Feb 2021
Expires: 1/6/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Patrick Graham, MSN, RN, APRN/ANP-BC
Categories: Assessment , Orthopaedics
Specialties: Orthopaedics