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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

The purpose of this learning activity is to provide information about the differences in the physiology, pathophysiology, and presentation of skin diseases in individuals of different races.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the differences of skin characteristics, physiology, and pathophysiology between the races.
  2. Illustrate the differences between the races in presentation and treatment of specific skin conditions.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.4 CH
  • DC - BON 2.4 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: NP0513B
Published: May 2013
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 10/14 (71%)
Authors: Victor Czerkasij MA, MS, FNP-BC, NP-C