JOPHON CNE (2023 Jan-Feb) – Pilot Randomized Trial of a Three Times Weekly Heparin Flushing Intervention in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults with Cancer with Tunneled Central Venous Catheters

Course Description

This course contains 3 sections:

  1. Article
  2. Post-Test
  3. Evaluation

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss the importance of flushing techniques in maintaining TCVC patency.
  • Summarize the evidence supporting the current flushing frequency of TCVCs in children/AYA with cancer.
  • Describe the positive-pressure and push-pause flushing techniques.


Upon successful completion of this course, nurses will earn 1 CNE. There are no pharmacology hours associated with this activity.

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Course Includes

  • 1 Lesson
  • 2 Quizzes
  • Course Certificate