{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears: Reconstruction and Rehabilitation

Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about pertinent anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) anatomy, the epidemiology and pathophysiology of ACL tears, and current surgical trends, controversies, and rehabilitation principles.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize normal anatomy and physiology of the ACL and mechanisms of injury.
  2. Identify current surgical trends, controversies and rehabilitation principles for the repair of ACL tears.
Price: $25.00

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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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: ON0114A
Published: Jan/Feb 2014
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Mary Atkinson Smith, DNP, FNP-BC, ONP-C, RNFA, CNOR; W. Todd Smith, MD; Paul Kosko, PT, DPT, SCS