Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2015 - Osteoarthritis Update

Course Description

Osteoarthritis Update

This module focuses on the pharmacological treatment and management of osteoarthritis. Course content details are listed below in the learning objectives.

Featuring—Karen Huisinga, MN, ARNP, FNP 
Nurse Practitioner, Rheumatology, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle; Clinical Faculty, Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, UW School of Nursing

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  1. Review definition and pathophysiology of osteoarthritis.
  2. Discuss current national guidelines and recommendations for treatment.
  3. Discuss pharmacological treatment and management of osteoarthritis.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
06/10/2015
Expires: 
06/10/2019
Cost:
$20.00

Available Credit

  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Activity Availability

Available: 
06/10/2015
Expires: 
06/10/2019

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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