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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information regarding the clinical diagnosis, assessment, and investigations related to arterial disease ulcers of the lower extremity.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the etiology and pathophysiology of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and arterial ulcers.
  2. Identify the clinical features of PAD and arterial ulcers as a result of arterial insufficiency of the lower limb.
  3. Compare assessment modalities to determine the extent of arterial insufficiency and appropriate interventions.
Price: $24.95


  • 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.
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: ASWC0914
Published: Sep 2014
Expires: 9/3/2021
Collections: Vascular Nurses
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Gregory Ralph Weir, MBChB, MMed(Surg); Hiske Smart, MA, RN, PG Dip(UK), IIWCC (Toronto); Jacobus van Marle, MBChB, MMEd(Surg); Frans Johannes Cronje, MBChB(UP), BSc(Hons), MSc
Specialties: Medical-Surgical, Wound