Management of Varicella Zoster Virus Infections in Prison Populations
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
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.
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