{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Current Guidelines for MRI Safety in Patients with Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To examine the risks of MRI technology for patients with CIEDs.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Explain the basics of MRI technology.
  2. Identify the safety classifications that apply to MRI and CIEDs.
  3. List the precautions for patients with CIEDs who are undergoing MRI.
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: N0220B
Published: Feb 2020
Expires: 12/3/2021
Sources: Nursing2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Desiree M. Soto, RN, CCRN
Categories: Cardiovascular , Safety
Specialties: Cardiology, Radiology