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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about Alzheimer's disease (AD) with an emphasis on helping caregivers cope.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify the pathophysiology and symptomatology of Alzheimer dementia and distinguish AD from other causes of dementia.
  2. Summarize screening, treatments and interventions for AD.
  3. Specify how nurses can help caregivers of individuals with AD cope.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 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: CNJ1018B
Published: Oct/Dec 2018
Expires: 12/2/2022
Collections: Alzheimer Disease
Required Passing Score: 21/30 (70%)
Authors: Monica Kennison, EdD, RN; Elizabeth M. Long, DNP
Categories: Geriatrics , Neurological
Specialties: Gerontology, Neurology