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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To summarize the most relevant literature regarding recognition and assessment of unique stroke symptoms in women (uSSw).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the methodology of the literature review and define uSSw terminology.
  2. Discern unique stroke symptom (uSS) recognition by the general population and healthcare professionals.
  3. Identify the sensitivity and specificity of current stroke assessment tools and registries for common stroke symptoms and uSS.
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  • 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: JNN1118
Published: Dec 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Renee Colsch, MS RN; Glenda Lindseth, PhD RN FADA FAAN
Topics: Stroke