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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recognize issues related to first ray metatarsal hypermobility.
  2. Apply a novel method to offload neuropathic ulcers of the distal phalanges in the presence of first ray metatarsal hypermobility.
  3. Identify a benefit and a challenge to treating neuropathic foot ulcers using the novel method described in this article.
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 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: JWOCN0521A
Published: May/Jun 2021
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Deborah Christensen, MSN, FNP-BC, CWON; Jane Coviello, BN, CWON; Sally Munn, DPT, CWS; Birgit Petersen, BSN, CWCN; Elizabeth Whitaker, BSN, CWCN