{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Clinical Practice Guidelines For Early Mobilization Hours After Surgery

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information on how to develop a patient-centered total joint replacement Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Explain the need for and development and implementation of the CPG described in this article.
  2. Discuss the pain control strategies used in this CPG and the results of dangling patients on the day of surgery.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 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: ON0910A
Published: September/October 2010
Expires: 9/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/16 (81%)
Authors: Beverly A. Morris, Maureen Benetti, Hannah Marro, Cynthia Koch Rosenthal
Categories: Orthopaedics