{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Comparative Study of the Five-Times-Sit-to Stand and Timed-Up-and-Go Tests as Measures of Functional Mobility in Persons With and Without Injection-Related Venous Ulcers

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the Five-Times-Sit-to-Stand (FTSTS) and Timed-Up-and-Go (TUG) tests in persons with injection-related venous ulcers (VU+) and persons without venous ulcers (VU-).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the methods used in a comparative study of the FTSTS and TUG tests in persons with and without injection-related venous ulcers.
  2. Evaluate results from this and other studies evaluating the use of the FTSTS and TUG tests for use in clinical practice.
Price: $24.95

Credits:

  • 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.
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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.





Test Code: ASWC0214
Published: Feb 2014
Expires: 3/5/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN, CWOCN, ACNS-BC, FAAN; Thomas N. Templin, PhD; Allon Goldberg, PhD, PT
Specialties: Wound