Low-Back Pain: The Nurses Nemesis Course for Dietitians is organized by ContinuingEducation.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation Dietetic Diversity and will be held during Jun 03, 2002 - Nov 28, 2019.
The target audience for this medical event is Dietetics/Nutrition. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.00 CPEU.
Healthcare workers consistently rank among those professions with the most days away from work because of injuries with back sprains and strains, which account for 39% of work-related injuries. Understanding that low-back pain can be the result of multiple factors and knowing when to use conservative versus aggressive therapy are warranted. Stress reduction, assistive lift technologies, and exercise are valuable tools in the prevention of low-back pain.
The goal of this continuing education module is to update nurses’ knowledge about the evaluation, management, and prevention of acute low-back pain in nurses and their adult patients.
Conference Objectives are :
• Identify the main causes of acute LBP
• List the steps in the evaluation of LBP
• Understand the importance of stress reduction, assistive lift technologies, and exercise in the prevention of LBP
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Orthopedics, Rheumatology, Nursing