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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Purpose of Activity

To present a scoping review of preclinical and clinical trial evidence supporting the efficacy and/or safety of major alternative wound care agents to summarize their effects on validated elements of wound bed preparation and wound management paradigms.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Differentiate the effectiveness of the topical wound care agents included in this review.
  2. Compare the preventive efficacy of intravenous agents administered to trauma and surgical patients.
  3. Select the effectiveness of products in this review that are left in place after surgical procedures.
  4. Identify an oral agent that can be helpful in mitigating the effects of COVID-19.
Price: $22.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: ASWC1021
Published: October 2021
Expires: 9/30/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Pushkar Satish Sathe, MPharm; Divyashree V. Prabhu, MPharm; Padmini Ravikumar, PhD; Laura L. Bolton, PhD
Categories: Dermatology , Wound Care
Specialties: Burn Care, Dermatology, Wound