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Low-Back Pain - CE283-60
Low-Back Pain
The Nurse’s Nemesis

CE283-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Linda M. Lackey, RN, MSN, FNP
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education module is to update nurses’ knowledge about the evaluation, management and prevention of acute low back pain (LBP) in nurses and their adult patients. After studying the information presented, here you will be able to:
  • Identify the main causes of acute LBP
  • List the steps in the evaluation of LBP
  • Understand the importance of stress reduction, assistive lift technologies and exercise in the prevention of LBP

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 11/15/2015

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Gannett Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

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