{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Penetrating Knitting Needle Through the Mediastinum in a Child

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To develop an understanding of thoracic trauma injuries in pediatric patients.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the etiology and mechanisms of thoracic injuries in pediatric patients.
  2. Examine a review of case report literature related to thoracic injuries in pediatric patients.
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: JTN0515B
Published: May/Jun 2015
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Kelly Gettig, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC/AC; Karla A. Lawson, PhD; Nilda M. Garcia, MD; Kenneth A. Fox, MD