2017 Women's Health and OB/GYN Care

CCS11 - #11 Disability, Obesity and Aging: Successful Strategies for Challenging Pelvic Exams (Rx = .25 hr.)

Sep 22, 2017 8:00am ‐ Sep 22, 2017 9:00am

Expiration Date: Oct 16, 2020

Credits: None available.

Standard: $18.00


Learning Objectives:

  • Describe 3 techniques other than the dorsal lithotomy position for conducting a speculum exam
  • Describe 2 safe techniques to transfer a woman from a wheel chair to an exam table
  • List five interventions that are necessary in a trauma-informed pelvic exam


  • Patty Cason, MS, FNP-BC, Assistant Clinical Professor, UCLA School of Nursing, Nurse Practitioner & Consultant, Planned Parenthood, Los Angeles, California
  • Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH


  • Patty Cason, MS, FNP-BC:

    This speaker has nothing to disclose.

  • Michael Policar, MD, MPH:

    This speaker has nothing to disclose.


  • 0.25 - Pharmacology
  • 1.50 - Physician
  • 1.50 - RN / NP (All RNs/Nurses except CA RNs)
  • 1.80 - CA RN/CA BRN

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