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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about caring for patients at risk for allergic reactions to latex.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discuss the risk factors, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and management of latex allergy.
  2. Identify AORN standards and recommended practices related to latex allergy.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 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.

Test Code: ORN0115B
Published: Jan 2015
Expires: 12/2/2022
Sources: OR Nurse 2015
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Sharon E. Hohler, BSN, RN, CNOR
Categories: Safety , Surgery