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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

Credits:

  • 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.
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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: 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