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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the consensus definitions and statements on the assessment, prevention, and treatment of medical adhesive-related skin injury (MARSI) and identify research priorities for development of new adhesive technologies and protocols for skin protection.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the epidemiology and associated costs of medical adhesiverelated skin injury (MARSI) and other background information helpful in understanding the purpose of the Medical Adhesives & Patient Safety Consensus Panel.
  2. Explain the definitions and consensus statements developed by the panel on the assessment, prevention and treatment of medical adhesive-related skin injury.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.3 CH
  • DC - BON 3.3 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 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: JWOCN0713
Published: July/August 2013
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Laurie McNichol, Carolyn Lund, Ted Rosen, Mikel Gray
Topics: Skin , Wound Care