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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide a pediatric case study of percutaneous treatment of posttraumatic abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the case study involving posttraumatic ACS in an adolescent.
  2. Explain ACS pathophysiology, symptoms, and interventions.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 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: JTN0115B
Published: Jan/Feb 2015
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Sigrid Bairdain, MD, MPH; Maria McMahon, MSN, RN, CPNP-AC/PC; David P. Mooney, MD, MPH
Specialties: Emergency, Pediatrics, Trauma