{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Causal Relationships between Modifiable Risk Factors of Cognitive Impairment, Cognitive Function, Self-Management, and Quality of Life in Patients with Rheumatic Diseases

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

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to develop and verify a hypothetical model of causal relationships between modifiable risk factors affecting patients who have rheumatic diseases.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the findings from the authors' review of the literature.
  2. Identify the goals, methods and participant characteristics of this study.
  3. Analyze the authors' findings and implications for practice.
Price: $15.00


  • 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: ON0918C
Published: Sep/Oct 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 16/22 (72%)
Authors: JiSuk Park, PhD, RN; HyunSoo Oh, PhD, RN; Won Park, PhD, MD; SeongRyul Kwon, PhD, MD; OkKyung Ham, PhD, RN; YeonOk Suh, PhD, RN; HyeSun Jeong, PhD, RN; WhaSook Seo, PhD, RN