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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

to present a comprehensive review of alcohol use disorder (auD), including its causes, effects, assessment, and treatment options along with how nurses can intervene in supporting patients who have this disorder.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. summarize the causes, effects, and assessment of alcohol use disorder.
  2. Specify pharmacologic interventions for treating patients who have alcohol use disorder.
  3. Identify non-pharmacologic interventions for patients who have alcohol use disorder.
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: CNJ0719A
Published: Jul/Sep 2019
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 17/23 (73%)
Authors: John C. Umhau, MD, MPH, CPE
Categories: Addiction , Drug Therapy