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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of adult patients with acute UGIB.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Explain the pathophysiology of acute UGIB.
  2. List risk factors for acute UGIB.
  3. Identify nursing considerations for patients with UGIB.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: N0520B
Published: May 2020
Expires: 3/4/2022
Sources: Nursing2021
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: William Pezzotti, DNP, RN, CRNP, AGACNP-BC
Categories: Gastrointestinal