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Activity Steps


This article has been approved by the National Association for Neonatal Nurses Certification Board for Category B credit toward recertification as an NNP.

Purpose of Activity

To summarize the epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnostic evaluation, treatment, and prognosis of congenital tuberculosis (TB).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize the current epidemiology of congenital TB.
  2. Outline the pathophysiology of and diagnostic parameters for congenital TB.
  3. Specify the appropriate course of treatment for congenital TB.
Price: $17.95


  • 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: ANC1018
Published: Oct 2018
Expires: 9/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Desi M. Newberry, DNP, NNP-BC; Tracey Robertson Bell, DNP, NNP-BC
Categories: Infection , Neonatal
Specialties: Neonatal