{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Journey with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Purpose of Activity

To present the journey of an individual through the progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) including diagnosis, treatment, and clinic care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Understand the journey of a patient from early to late ALS, as illustrated in the case study.
  2. Recall the etiology, pathophysiology, and diagnosis of ALS.
  3. Identify evidence-based treatment and clinical care and support for patients with ALS.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: CNJ0718A
Published: Jul/Sep 2018
Expires: 9/4/2020
Passing Score: 17/23 (73%)
Authors: Deborah Jeffery, DNP, RN; Anne F. Fish, PhD, RN
Categories: Neurological
Specialties: Neurology, Rehabilitation