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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present strategies used by veterans with spinal cord injury (SCI) to achieve bowel function control and to fit their bowel programs into their lifestyles in the years following the initial injury.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Outline current literature and the methodology of this study regarding SCI patients' adaption to long-term bowel management.
  2. Summarize the data collected in this study.
  3. Identify the themes extracted from the responses of veterans regarding their bowel control strategies.
Price: $12.50


  • ANCC 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.

Test Code: RNJ0918A
Published: Sep/Oct 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Marilee Schmelzer, PhD, RN; Glenda Daniels, PhD, RN, CNS, CGRN; Becky Baird, MS, RN-BC, CNE, CMSRN