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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To help clinicians provide an integrative approach of disease assessment and management to use in the care of patients who have osteoarthritis, with a focus on education and implementation.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the incidence, risk factors, and clinical presentation of osteoarthritis.
  2. Summarize the pathophysiology of osteoarthritis.
  3. Explain the treatment options available or in development for patients who have osteoarthritis.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 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: ON0113C
Published: January/February 2013
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Sujata Sovani, Shawn P. Grogan
Categories: Orthopaedics
Specialties: Medical-Surgical
Topics: Osteoarthritis