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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

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Define the key concepts about osteoporosis-related fractures that serve as preparation for understanding the authors' development and study of a new tool for measuring the quality of life of patients who had these fractures.
  2. Compare the characteristics of the women who participated in the authors' study.
  3. Identify the results of the authors' study validating this tool.
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  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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: ON0121B
Published: Jan/Feb 2021
Expires: 1/6/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Emanuela Basilici Zannetti, PhD, RN; Daniela D?Angelo, PhD, RN; Noemi Cittadini, PhD, RN; Monica Celi, MD; Annalisa Pennini, PhD, RN; Gennaro Rocco, PhD, RN; Ercole Vellone, PhD, RN, FESC; Rosaria Alvaro, MSN, RN, FESC; Umberto Tarantino, PhD, MD
Specialties: Orthopaedics