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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the identification of patients with spinal cord injuries (SCIs) who are at risk of malnutrition using the SCI-SCREEN compared with the Danish Nutritional Screening Model (DNSM).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify issues related to the use of standardized nutritional screening tools for SCI patients.
  2. Select features of the SCI-SCREEN.
  3. Differentiate results from the use of the DNSM and the SCI-SCREEN.
Price: $12.50


  • 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: RNJ0119A
Published: Jan/Feb 2019
Expires: 12/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Randi Steensgaard, RN, MHSc(Nurs); Stine Bonne, RN; Peter Wojke, RN; Helge Kasch, MD, PhD
Specialties: Nutrition, Rehabilitation