This course outlines the symptoms and common treatment plans for plugged/clogged milk ducts. However, there are times when the typical treatments do not resolve the issues and the client is left in pain and breastfeeding is jeopardized. Therapeutic ultrasound can be an effective treatment for persistent plugged/clogged milk ducts, providing pain relief and allowing the breast milk to flow freely.
Other Credits: 1.5 hours of continuing education credit
Note: This course must be taken for a letter grade. Course content expires December 31, 2025. No one in a position to control content has a relevant financial relationship with an ineligible company.
Continuing Education hours:
IBCLC: UC San Diego Extension is an approved provider of Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) with the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners. Approval Number CLT-118-01.
ANCC: UC San Diego, Division of Extended Studies is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
RN: UC San Diego Extension is an approved provider of relicensure credit for registered nurses by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider number 00058.
Course Number: RMED-80016
Credit: 0.00 unit(s)
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1/3/2023 - 3/25/2023
4/3/2023 - 6/16/2023