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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To familiarize the registered professional nurse with a study comparing changes in oral health in intubated patients using manual tooth brushing or a comprehensive oral care protocol.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe current oral care practices and their effectiveness in intubated patients.
  2. Discuss the methodology and results of the study.
Price: $24.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.8 CH
  • DC - BON 2.8 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.
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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.
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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: JNN0512
Published: June 2012
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Virginia Prendergast, Ulf Jakobsson, Stefan Renvert, Ingalill Rahm Hallberg
Specialties: Critical Care