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Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the impact of cigarette smoking and nicotine on the musculoskeletal system and quality measures that improve patient outcomes and lower healthcare costs.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discuss the impact of cigarette smoking and nicotine on the musculoskeletal system.
  2. Outline strategies to help educate patients about the importance of smoking cessation.
Price: $10.00

Credits:

  • 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: ON0918A
Published: Sep/Oct 2018
Expires: 9/4/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Mary Atkinson Smith, DNP, FNP-BC, ONP-C, RNFA; Andrea Jackson, BSN, RN
Categories: Orthopaedics
Specialties: Orthopaedics