{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Autologous Microvascular Breast Reconstruction: Postoperative Strategies to Improve Outcomes

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about autologous tissue breast reconstruction after total mastectomy.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Differentiate free flaps commonly used for autologous tissue breast reconstruction.
  2. Identify potential complications postautologous tissue breast reconstruction.
  3. Describe external flap monitoring techniques for patients postautologous tissue breast reconstruction.
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: N1216B
Published: Dec 2016
Expires: 12/6/2019
Sources: Nursing2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Maurice Y. Nahabedian, MD, FACS; Anissa G. Nahabedian, BSN, RN
Categories: Cancer , Surgery , Women's Health