The Limping Child and Various Other Orthopedic Complaints - 2023

1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is $12.50 for NAPNAP Members. For non-members, this continuing education activity rate is $25. This course is an archived presentation from NAPNAP's Pediatric Seminar: Primary Care Office Emergencies. If you earned CE for this session in Washington, D.C., this course will be a duplicate.

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Keywords: limping, orthopedic

This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners as an agency providing continuing education credit. individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post tests will be awarded 1.25 National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners contact hours.

Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.

Learning Objectives

Discuss the potential causes of the child with a limp.
Describe the history and physical exam of the child with a limp.
Be able to identify the appropriate diagnostic work-up.
Brief Review of other orthopedics complaints and their management

Additional Information

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Course summary
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Michelle L. Widecan DNP, APRN, CPNP PC/AC, CPEN
Clinically Advanced APP – Level IV
APP Clinical Manager
Emergency Medicine
Cincinnati Children's

Available Credit

  • 1.25 Contact hours


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