{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Does the Use of Clean or Sterile Dressing Technique Affect the Incidence of Wound Infection?

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present evidence related to the use of clean or sterile technique with dressing application to prevent wound infection.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recall the scope of the problem and results of the literature review of wound dressing techniques.
  2. Identify the limitations of the studies and the recommendations of the evidence based report card.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: JWOCN0518
Published: May/Jun 2018
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Dea J. Kent, DNP, RN, NP-C, CWOCN, QCP; Jody N. Scardillo, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, CWOCN; Barbara Dale, BSN, RN, CWOCN, CHHN, COS-C; Caitlin Pike, MLS, AHIP