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Activity Steps


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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about use of acupuncture for pain management.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the science of acupuncture.
  2. Explain the proposed mechanisms of acupuncture.
  3. Evaluate the evidence supporting acupuncture for pain management.
  4. Identify examples of conditions in which acupuncture may be considered as part of a comprehensive pain management plan.
  5. Recognize the safety profile of acupuncture
Price: $49.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: TPM0517
Published: May 2017
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Shayna Solomon Zachary, MD; Houman Danesh, MD