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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the use of oral hydration protocols for dysphagic patients following stroke.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify issues related to assessing hydration status in dysphagic patients.
  2. Specify the methods used in this study of graded Liquid Consistency Modification (LCM) and Augmented Hydration Orders (AHO) for dysphagic patients following stroke.
  3. Recall outcomes associated with the implementation of a stroke team dysphagia hydration protocol.
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: RNJ0918C
Published: Sep/Oct 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Holly Goroff, MS, RD, CDN; Lauren Herzog, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S; Roseann Cardi, RN, CRRN; Michael Reding, MD
Categories: Neurological
Specialties: Rehabilitation