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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of an integrative literature review examining the evidence on sedentary behavior as an independent health risk for cardiometabolic health conditions, some cancers, and all-cause mortality.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. recognize the effects of sedentary behavior on health.
  2. list recommendations for reducing sedentary behavior.
  3. describe the outcomes of strategies implemented to reduce sedentary behavior.
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: AJN0918A
Published: Sep 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/17 (70%)
Authors: Linda Eanes, EdD, MSN
Specialties: Primary Care, Public Health