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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the prevention and management of skin tears.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. identify the prevalence of and risk factors for skin tears.
  2. recognize preventive strategies and best practices for assessing and managing skin tears.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: AJN1116A
Published: Nov 2016
Expires: 9/4/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CCNS-APN, CWCN, FAAN; Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN(C); Mary Gloeckner, MS, RN, APN, CWON
Categories: Skin/Wound Care
Specialties: Wound