{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The 2021 Update on Pressure Injuries: A Review of the Literature

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 provide a review of the recent literature on the epidemiology and treatment of pressure injuries (PIs).

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify risk factors for developing PIs.
  2. Differentiate factors that could affect the healing of PIs.
  3. Select strategies that have an impact on the development of PIs.
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: ASWC0822
Published: Aug 2022
Expires: 7/31/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Kelley Saindon, DNP, RN, CHPN; Tran D. Nguyen; Dan R. Berlowitz, MD, MPH
Categories: Dermatology , Wound Care
Specialties: Burn Care, Dermatology, Wound