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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify general steps in the removal of a foreign body from a child's ear or nose.
  2. Explain options that may be used in the removal of a foreign body from the nose.
  3. Explain special considerations for removing a foreign body from the ear.
  4. Select potential complications from foreign bodies in the ear or nose.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate competency in clinical reasoning regarding ear and nose foreign bodies in pediatric patients by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH
  • NM - BON 2.0 CH
  • SC - BON 2.0 CH
  • WV - BOERN 2.0 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, Georgia Board of Nursing, New Mexico Board of Nursing, South Carolina Board of Nursing, and West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, #50-1223.

Test Code: AENJ0123B
Published: Jan/Mar 2023
Expires: 12/5/2025
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Rachael Sweeney, DNP, AGACNP-BC, FNP-BC, CEN; Rachel Helms, DNP, AGACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C
Topics: Foreign Body