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Activity Steps


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

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recall the incidence and pathophysiology of spina bifida occulta.
  2. Recognize the clinical presentation and diagnosis of spina bifida occulta.
  3. Select nursing interventions for the patient diagnosed with spina bifida occulta.

Learning Outcomes

Healthcare providers will demonstrate competency in clinical reasoning regarding spina bifida occulta by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes based posttest.
Price: $10.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: ON0721E
Published: Jul/Aug 2021
Expires: 6/7/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Patrick Graham, MSN, RN, APRN/ANP-BC