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Putting the Squeeze on Edema - CE357-60
Putting the Squeeze on Edema

CE357-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Maureen Habel, MA, RN and Catherine Ratliff, PhD, APRN-BC, CWOCN, CFCN
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The goal of this program is to inform nurses about various types of compression and when to apply them in the management of lower-limb edema. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify three types of lower-limb edema
  • Describe five assessment parameters used to determine whether compression is appropriate
  • Discuss two basic types of compression available

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/9/2017

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