{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Posterior Dislocation of the Sternoclavicular Joint: A Case Study

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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 present a case study illustrating the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of a patient with posterior dislocation of the sternoclavicular (SC) joint he acquired while playing football.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize the incidence and common causes of posterior dislocation of the SC joint.
  2. Identify the appropriate interventions for this condition.
Price: $15.00

Credits:

  • 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.
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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: ON0315D
Published: Mar/Apr 2015
Expires: 3/5/2021
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Marcia Gamez, RNFA, CNS
Specialties: Orthopaedics