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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Select the most effective interventions for relieving dyspnea for patients with advanced disease and at the end of life.
  2. Recognize the evidence or lack thereof for dyspnea interventions that tend to be less effective.
  3. Choose the recommended actions for intervening in a dyspnea crisis.

Learning Outcomes

Health care providers will demonstrate competency in clinical reasoning regarding the application of evidence-based interventions for dyspnea in patients with serious illness and at the end of life by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • 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.

Test Code: JHPN1021A
Published: October 2021
Expires: 9/6/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Margaret L. Campbell, PhD, RN, FPCN; DorAnne Donesky, PhD, ANP-BC; Alexandra Sarkozy, MSI; Lynn F. Reinke, PhD, ANP-BC, FAAN, FPCN