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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about gingivitis and periodontitis.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Differentiate between gingivitis and periodontitis.
  2. Identify risk factors for gingivitis and periodontitis.
  3. List treatments available for gingivitis and periodontitis.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH / 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: N0718B
Published: Jul 2018
Expires: 6/4/2021
Sources: Nursing2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Julie Bencosme RDH, MA, CHES