{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Exploring Gastrostomy Care-Related Information Needs in Patients With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Their Families

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify the characteristics of the people posting in the online ALS community the authors examined.
  2. Choose the results of the study analyzing the postings in the online ALS community.
  3. Select the conclusions the authors drew after analyzing the postings in the online ALS community.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate knowledge of a study analyzing the postings in an online amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) community to understand the demand for information by patients and their families about gastrostomy and enteral nutrition by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $20.00


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  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH
  • NM - BON 2.0 CH
  • SC - BON 2.0 CH
  • WV - BOERN 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, Georgia Board of Nursing, New Mexico Board of Nursing, South Carolina Board of Nursing, and West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, #50-1223.

Test Code: GN0722B
Published: Jul/Aug 2022
Expires: 6/6/2025
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Hyeon Sik Chu, MSN, RN; Young Ran Tak, PhD, RN