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Purpose of Activity

To present registered professional nurses with strategies for reducing the use of restraints in older adults who have dementia.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

outline the background information helpful for understanding the problems of restraint use and the issues involved in its reduction.
plan the appropriate interventions for patients with dementia who are at risk for falls or interruption of crucial therapies.

Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 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: AJNTT11
Published: March 2008
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Lois K. Evans PhD, RN, FAAN, Valerie T. Cotter MSN, CRNP, FAANP
Categories: Geriatrics