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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


  • 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.
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: 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