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Purpose of Activity

To describe for registered professional nurses the use and interpretation of the Edinburgh Feeding Evaluation in Dementia scale, used to assess eating and feeding problems in people who have late-stage dementia.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. discuss the importance of assessing eating and feeding in patients who have dementia.
  2. describe the appropriate use of the Edinburgh Feeding Evaluation in Dementia scale.
  3. outline the development of and recommendations for using the Edinburgh Feeding Evaluation in Dementia scale.
Price: $24.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
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The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.





Test Code: AJNTT21
Published: August 2008
Expires: 5/31/2016
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Ruth Stockdell MSN, RN, FNP-BC, Elaine J. Amella PhD, GNP-BC, FAAN
Categories: Geriatrics