{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Early Postoperative Complications Following Ostomy Surgery: A Review

Purpose of Activity

To provide the registered professional nurse with a review of the early postoperative complications in adults undergoing ostomy surgery.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the assessment of early postoperative complications following ostomy surgery including factors affecting their development.
  2. Describe the management of early postoperative complications following ostomy surgery.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: JWOCN0909
Published: September/October 2009
Expires: 9/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Doris L. Butler BA, RN, CWOCN, CCRN
Categories: Medical-Surgical
Specialties: Continence, Ostomy, Surgery, Wound
Topics: Wound Care