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Purpose of Activity

To outline current guidelines and evidence-based recommendations for identifying, assessing, and managing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbations.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. explain the prevalence, outcomes, and preventive strategies related to COPD.
  2. outline the risk factors, pathophysiology, and clinical manifestations of COPD.
  3. plan the appropriate interventions for patients having a COPD exacerbation.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.6 CH
  • DC - BON 2.6 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: AJN0213B
Published: February 2013
Expires: 3/6/2020
Collections: COPD
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Leah Burt MS, APN, Susan Corbridge PhD, APN, FAANP
Categories: Respiratory
Specialties: Medical-Surgical