{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} How Should I Touch You? A Qualitative Study of Attitudes on Intimate Touch in Nursing Care

Purpose of Activity

To present registered professional nurses with the details of a study done to elicit the attitudes of laypersons about the intimate touch provided by nurses in general and male nurses in particular.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. discuss the background information helpful for understanding the need to study people's attitudes about intimate touch in nursing care.
  2. outline the methodology and the findings of the authors' study of people's attitudes about intimate touch in nursing care.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.9 CH
  • DC - BON 2.9 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 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: AJN0311A
Published: March 2011
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Chad O'Lynn PhD, RN, Lorretta Krautscheid MS, RN
Categories: Research
Specialties: Education
Topics: Gender