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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present registered professional nurses with information to guide them in the assessment and treatment of delirium superimposed on dementia.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

1. outline the characteristics of delirium and management strategies for hospitalized patient with this condition.
2. discuss the use of the algorithm presented here to identify patients with delirium superimposed on dementia.

Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJNTT08
Published: January 2008
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 14/14 (100%)
Authors: Donna Marie Fick PhD, APRN, BC, Lorraine C. Mion PhD, RN, FAAN
Categories: Geriatrics