Understanding Shingles

$125.00

This topic reviews the signs and symptoms of shingles and discusses the caregivers’ role in treating and preventing the condition.

This topic reviews the signs and symptoms of shingles and discusses the caregivers’ role in treating and preventing the condition.

Objectives:
  • Discuss the relationship between chicken pox and shingles.
  • Name at least three risk factors for developing shingles.
  • Discuss both the prodromal and active stages of shingles.
  • Define postherpetic neuralgia and discuss how it can impact their clients.
  • Name at least three ways they can contribute to the treatment plan for clients with shingles.

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