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Purpose of Activity

To discuss the etiology and prevention of pressure injuries resulting from medical and other devices.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. outline the risk factors for pressure injuries and the bodily sites at which they most often occur.
  2. identify current clinical practice guidelines and information about the staging of these injuries.
Price: $17.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development 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.







Test Code: AJN1217B
Published: Dec 2017
Expires: 12/3/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Barbara Ann Delmore, PhD, RN, CWCN, MAPWCA, IIWCC-NYU; Elizabeth A. Ayello, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CWON, FAAN
Specialties: Wound