Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2015 - 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
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:
- Review definition and pathophysiology of osteoarthritis.
- Discuss current national guidelines and recommendations for treatment.
- Discuss pharmacological treatment and management of osteoarthritis.
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level