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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Select the adverse outcomes of high gastric residual volume (GRV).
  2. Choose risk factors for high GRV.
  3. Recognize the considerations for assessment of GRV.
  4. Identify the appropriate adjustments to enteral feedings for patients who have COVID-19.

Learning Outcomes

Nurses will demonstrate competency in understanding risk factors and assessment for tube feeding intolerance and the special considerations for monitoring feeding tolerance in adults who have COVID-19 by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the posttest.
Price: $17.95


  • 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: AJN0821
Published: August 2021
Expires: 6/7/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Norma A. Metheny, PhD, RN, FAAN