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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To instruct registered professional nurses in the use of the Impact of Event Scale-Revised (IES-R), an easy-to-administer questionnaire that helps evaluate the degree of distress any patient feels in response to trauma.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. review the background information helpful for understanding the need to evaluate people who have experienced a traumatic event.
  2. outline the appropriate use of the IES-R.
  3. summarize the development and outcomes of the IES-R.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJNTT28
Published: November 2008
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Kathryn Hyer PhD, MPP, Lisa M. Brown PhD
Categories: Geriatrics