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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify signs and symptoms that are consistent with a diagnosis of AS.
  2. Describe appropriate treatments for a patient with AS.
  3. Identify diagnostic tests that may be ordered during the evaluation of a patient with back pain that is consistent with AS.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate competency in clinical reasoning regarding a patient with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $15.00


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH
  • NM - BON 1.5 CH
  • SC - BON 1.5 CH
  • WV - BOERN 1.5 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, 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: ON0323D
Published: Mar/Apr 2023
Expires: 12/5/2025
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Patrick Graham, MSN, RN, APRN/ANP-BC
Specialties: Orthopaedics