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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information on the effects of chronic alcohol intake on the body, the potential symptoms of alcohol withdrawal, and ways to recognize and treat symptoms.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. review the incidence and pathophysiology of alcohol ingestion and withdrawal.
  2. outline the clinical manifestations of alcohol withdrawal syndrome.
  3. summarize the treatment options for alcohol withdrawal syndrome.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.9 CH
  • DC - BON 1.9 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 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: AJN0111B
Published: January 2011
Expires: 12/4/2020
Collections: Alcohol Addiction , CESaver
Required Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Vicky A. Keys MSN, RN-BC
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency, Medical-Surgical
Topics: Alcohol