{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Silent Aspiration: Results of 2,000 Video Fluoroscopic Evaluations

Purpose of Activity

To familiarize registered professional nurses with a study evaluating "red flag" diagnoses for patients who are more likely to experience silent aspiration.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discuss the scope of the problem of aspiration and silent aspiration, their evaluation, and the implications for nursing intervention.
  2. Explain the purpose, methodology and results of the study discussed regarding incidence of silent aspiration.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 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: JNN0809A
Published: August 2009
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Bernard R. Garon, Tess Sierzant, Charles Ormiston
Categories: Neurological
Specialties: Medical-Surgical
Topics: Stroke