{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Feasibility Study of a Multifaceted Walking Intervention to Maintain the Functional Mobility, Activities of Daily Living, and Quality of Life of Nursing Home Residents With Dementia

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a study designed to evaluate the feasibility and acceptability of a person-centered multifaceted walking intervention (MWI) and assess the efficacy of the MWI to maintain functional mobility, activities of daily living (ADL) function, and quality of life (QOL) of long-term care (LTC) residents with dementia.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the mobility and functional rehabilitation challenges encountered when caring for residents with dementia in LTC homes.
  2. Explain the design of the MWI and the results of the study.
  3. Specify the clinical implications of the MWI.
Price: $12.50

Credits:

  • 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: RNJ0720C
Published: Jul/Aug 2020
Expires: 9/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Charlene H. Chu, PhD, RN, GNC(c); Martine Puts, PhD, RN; , Dina Brooks, PhD, BScPT, MSc; Monica Parry, PhD, NP; Katherine S. McGilton, PhD, RN, FAAN