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Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category B credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To describe an approach to the prevention and management of post-operative delirium in elderly patients with hip fracture through the use of evidence-based clinical audit criteria.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize the values of using a clinical audit for the prevention and management of post-operative delirium in elderly patients with hip fracture.
  2. Select evidence-based audit criteria to care for this group of patients.
Price: $25.00

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 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: ON0114B
Published: Jan/Feb 2014
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Cheryl Holly, EdD, RN, ANEF; Leslie Rittenmeyer, PsyD, RN, CNE; Susan Mace Weeks, DNP, RN, CNS, LMFT, FAAN
Specialties: Gerontology, Orthopaedics