{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Perioperative Experience of Patients with Parkinson's Disease: A Qualitative Study

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a descriptive study done to hear from patients with Parkinson's disease about their perioperative experiences, particularly with respect to antiparkinson medication withholding and symptom exacerbation.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. summarize the background information helpful in understanding the need for the authors' study.
  2. outline the authors' methodology and the characteristics of the study population.
  3. discuss the results of the authors' study.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.1 CH
  • DC - BON 2.1 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

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Test Code: AJN0213A
Published: February 2013
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Lisa Carney nderson PhD, and Kathleen Fagerlund, PhD, RN, CRNA
Categories: Research
Specialties: Medical-Surgical, Surgery