Fracture vs. Break: Is There a Difference?

This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 1.0 NAPNAP contact hour.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.

Learning Objectives

⦁    Understand how to read an x-ray and communicate clearly with consultants
⦁    Describe types of fractures specific to pediatrics
⦁    Discuss fracture management in pediatrics
⦁    Describe potential complications associated with fracture management

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
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Jenny Weiner, CPNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Department of Orthopedics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio



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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours


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