Perspectives on Adhesions Following Cesarean Delivery (Slides With Transcript)
CME/CE Released: 01/29/2009; Valid for credit through 01/29/2010
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This activity is intended for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who care for women during and after cesarean delivery.
The goal of this activity is to educate healthcare professionals on the risk for adhesions following cesarean delivery and methods of prevention.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Identify potential effects that postoperative adhesion associated with cesarean delivery may have on maternal and fetal outcomes
- Identify patients particularly at risk for postoperative adhesion development
- Discuss therapeutic approaches for reducing postoperative adhesion development associated with gynecologic surgeries
Physicians - maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Nurses - 0.50 ANCC Contact Hour(s) (0 contact hours are in the area of pharmacology)
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Awarded 0.5 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education for RNs and APNs; none of these credits is in the area of pharmacology.
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