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Purpose of Activity

To present a study investigating in-hospital falls among children who have neurological or neurodevelopmental conditions, including determining which children are at an increased risk of falling, the predictors of inpatient falls, and characteristics such as age, gender, and intelligence quotient (IQ).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the background data helpful for understanding the factors that contribute to in-hospital falls among children who have neurodevelopmental disorders.
  2. Describe the methodology of the study of the factors increasing the risk for in-hospital falls among children who have neurodevelopmental disorders.
  3. Summarize the results of the study.
Price: $12.50

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: RNJ1118C
Published: Nov/Dec 2018
Expires: 12/4/2020
Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Francesco Craig, PhD; Rosanna Castelnuovo, MSN, RN; Rossella Pacifico, MSN, RN; Rosaria Leo, MSN, RN; Antonio Trabacca, MD