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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 provide information on the surgical management of fungating malignancies as a distinct wound entity.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify characteristics of patients in a study examining the treatment of fungating malignancies.
  2. Select common symptoms experienced by patients with fungating malignancies.
  3. Explain issues related to the surgical treatment of fungating malignancies.
  4. Identify a reason why patients with fungating breast masses may avoid medical care.
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: ASWC1222
Published: December 2022
Expires: 11/30/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Katelyn Kondra, MD; Asli Pekcan, BS; Eloise Stanton, BA; Austin D. Cook, BS; Christian Jimenez, BS; Alexandra Aronowitz, BS; Bridget A. Winterhalter, PA-C, MPH; Jeffrey A. Hammoudeh, MD, DDS; Joel A. Aronowitz, MD
Specialties: Burn Care, Dermatology, Wound