{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Efficacy of Regional Anesthesia Techniques to Control Postoperative Pain After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To report the findings of a study done to determine what regional anesthesia techniques and/or combinations of regional anesthesia techniques provided the best postoperative pain control for patients who had undergone total knee arthroplasty.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize the goals of postoperative pain control.
  2. Outline the findings from the review of the literature.
  3. Identify results of the author's study and any implications for practice.
Price: $15.00

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: ON0518B
Published: May/Jun 2018
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Cecilia Otten, DNP, FNP-BC; Karen S. Dunn, PhD, RN, FGSA