2017 AMSN Convention

321 - Orthopaedic Assessment: Compartment Syndrome

Oct 15, 2017 11:30am ‐ Oct 15, 2017 12:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Description

This session reviews possible causes, symptoms, nursing assessment parameters, and interventions for compartment syndrome.

Contact hours available until 10/15/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

  • Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
  • You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conference Committee Disclosures:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

  • No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.

Learning Outcome:

  • After completing this learning activity, the participant will identify nursing assessment parameters and interventions for suspected compartment syndrome.


Speaker(s):

  • Dottie Roberts, EdD, MSN, MACI, RN, OCNS-C, CMSRN, CNE, Editor, MEDSURG Nursing

Credits Available


Orthopaedic Assessment: Compartment Syndrome Exam

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Janel Santo Domingo
4/3/18 4:20 am

Very helpful in clinical settings. Thank you

Kimberly Lancaster
4/4/18 1:15 pm

This was a great presentation. my daughter actually had compartment syndrome and I felt like I had to strongly advocate for the cast to be cut. thank goodness someone listened before surgery was needed. thank you for a great review!

Filomena Julian
4/5/18 12:54 pm

VERY INFORMATIVE.

Patti Reindle
4/11/18 8:10 am

Having trouble seeing this video presentation.