{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} International Skin Tear Advisory Panel: A Tool Kit to Aid in the Prevention, Assessment and Treatment of Skin Tears Using a Simplified Classification System

Purpose of Activity

To enhance the learner's competence with knowledge regarding utilization of a tool kit to aid in the prevention, assessment, and treatment of skin tears.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of skin tear prevention and classification as presented in the International Skin Tear Advisory Panel's tool kit.
  2. Apply information from the skin tear tool kit to patient care scenarios.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 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.

Test Code: ASWC1013
Published: October 2013
Expires: 9/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kimberly LeBlanc MN, RN, CETN(C), IIWCC; Sharon Baranoski MSN, RN, CWCN, APN-CCNS, MAPWCA, FAAN; Dawn Christensen MHScN, RN, CETN(C), IIWCC; Diane Langemo PhD, RN, FAAN; Mary Ann Sammon BSN, CWCN; Karen Edwards MSS, BSN,RN,CWOCN; Samantha Holloway MSc, RN; Mary Gloeckner MS, RN, COCN, CWCN; Ann Williams BSN, RN, BC, CWOCN; R. Gary Sibbald BSc, MD, FRCP(Med)(Derm), MEd, MAPWCA; Mary Regan, PhD, RN, CNS, CWCN, NP
Specialties: Wound
Topics: Skin , Wound Care