{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Reducing Postsurgical Wound Complications: A Critical Review

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on risk factors for surgical site infections (SSIs) and actions to mitigate that risk.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify modifiable risk factors associated with the development of SSIs.
  2. Select steps to mitigate the risks for and morbidity from SSIs.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: ASWC0617
Published: June 2017
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Barbara Delmore, PhD, RN, CWCN, MAPWCA, IIWCC-NYU; Joshua Mitchell Cohen, BS; Daniel O'Neill, MD; Andy Chu, MS, RD, CDN, CNSC; Vinh Pham, MD, PhD; Ernest Chiu, MD, FACS