{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Exploring the Maternal and Infant Oral Microbiomes: A Pilot Study

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a study designed to characterize and compare maternal and infant oral microbiomes and explore how they may influence future oral health.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the importance of good oral health.
  2. Summarize the results and findings of the study.
  3. Discuss the clinical implications of the study for perinatal nurses and other providers.
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: JPNN0720A
Published: Jul/Sep 2020
Expires: 9/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Irene Yang, PhD, RN; Yi-Juan Hu, PhD; Elizabeth J. Corwin, PhD, RN; Anne L. Dunlop, MD, MPH