Compression Therapy (CCPN2015-06)
This quiz accompanies the American College of Phlebology's Core Curriculum for Phlebology Nurses chapter 6, "Compression Therapy." Allied healthcare practitioners who have reviewed chapter 6 are encouraged to take the following quiz to gauge their knowledge and competence related to the content presented.
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As a result of reviewing the ACP's Core Curriculum for Phlebology Nurses chapter 6, "Compression Therapy," learners will be able to:
- Describe the role and importance of compression therapy in treating venous insufficiency
- Differentiate the benefits of inelastic and elastic compression
- List the 5 primary leg sites to measure for accurate compression hose fiting
Terri Morrison, BS VocEd, RN - Author
Michael Di Iorio, MD, RPVI, RPhS - Content Reviewer