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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe the literature review findings and methodology for this study about identifying risk factors for SAWS.
  2. Illustrate the findings and analysis of this study and its implications for identifying risk factors for SAWS in the acute hospital population.
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: JAN0719
Published: Jul/Sep 2019
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: George Benson, ProfD, MSc, BSc, PGCE, DipHe, RGN; Jacqueline McCallum, EdD, MN, BA, PgCert, RGN, SFHEA; Nicola J. Roberts, PhD, MSc, BSC (Hons), PgCert, FHEA
Categories: Acute Care , Addiction , Hospital
Specialties: Addiction, Emergency