Management of Varicella Zoster Virus Infections in Prison Populations

$5.00 | CE Hours:1.00 | Intermediate

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CEU Course Description

This CEU course provides recommendations for the medical management of federal inmates with varicella (chickenpox) and herpes zoster (shingles), as well as for the prevention and control measures.

Article Author:  Federal Bureau of Prisons
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Explain how the diagnosis of chickenpox can be made or supported.

2.  Examine which complication of herpes zoster warrants emergency evaluation.

3.  Elucidate who the Varicella vaccine should not be administered to.

4.  Identify the most common complication of herpes zoster.

ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.


CAADE Approval

This course does not have CAADE approval for CEUs.


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Added On: 2017-11-19

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