{{ (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

Activity Steps

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

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


  • 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.
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: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN, CWOCN, ACNS-BC, FAAN; Thomas N. Templin, PhD; Allon Goldberg, PhD, PT
Specialties: Wound