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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To familiarize the nurse with ethical issues related to hemodialysis and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the clinical realities of dialysis.
  2. Discuss ethical issues of identifying treatment goals, obligations, and trust and how they relate to hemodialysis and CPR.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.3 CH
  • DC - BON 2.3 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: JONA0411A
Published: April/June 2011
Expires: 6/4/2021
Collections: CESaver
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Marcia Sue DeWolf Bosek DNSc, RN, Linda MacDonald Glenn JD, LLM, Lorene Reynolds BSN, RN, CNN
Categories: Legal/Ethical
Specialties: Legal
Topics: Resuscitation