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Activity Steps


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Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify maternal and fetal risks associated with caring for a laboring patient with obesity.
  2. Describe how biochemical differences related to obesity contribute to altered labor physiology.
  3. Select evidence-based strategies to optimize induction of labor and labor management in patients with obesity.
Price: $49.00


  • ANCC 2.5 CH / 1.0 APH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - BON 2.5 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: PGO0521
Published: May 2021
Expires: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Justine Reilly, MD; Patricia GiglioAyers, MD; Dayna Burrell, MD