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This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a survey that examined individual differences in total joint arthroplasty patients' preferences for communication and information provision.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize relevant information from the literature underpinning the authors' goals and purpose for this study.
  2. Analyze the results of the authors' survey and implications for practice.
Price: $15.00


  • 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: ON0920B
Published: Sep/Oct 2020
Expires: 9/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Bob S. Groeneveld, PhD; Tessa Dekkers, MSc; Nina M. C. Mathijssen, PhD; Stephan B. W. Vehmeijer, PhD; Marijke Melles, PhD; Richard H. M. Goossens, PhD
Categories: Communication , Orthopaedics
Specialties: Orthopaedics, Research