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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present an overview of metabolic syndrome in the pediatric population with emphasis on guidelines, pathophysiology, associated risk factors, and clinical practice implications.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the prevalence, risk factors, and manifestations of PMetS and its precursors.
  2. Plan the appropriate diagnostic measures and treatment strategies for children who have PMetS.
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: NP0719A
Published: Jul 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Abigail Felix, MSN, RN; Rita Marie John, EdD, DNP, CPNP, PMHS, FAANP