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Purpose of Activity

To instruct registered professional nurses in the use of a bladder diary and a mnemonic device for assessing transient urinary incontinence and treatable underlying causes.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Discuss the need for using a bladder diary and a mnemonic device to assess urinary incontinence in older adults.
  2. Outline the appropriate use of bladder diaries and mnemonics with patients who have urinary incontinence.
Price: $24.95


  • 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.
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.
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: AJNTT32
Published: February 2009
Expires: 5/31/2016
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Annemarie Dowling-Castronovo MA, GNP, RN, Janet K. Specht PhD, RN, FAAN
Categories: Geriatrics