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Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the perceptions of labor and delivery nurses caring for women in persistent vegetative states (PVS) with viable pregnancies.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Examine issues related to the care of pregnant women in PVS and the process of conducting a qualitative research study.
  2. Identify challenges for and perceptions of obstetrical nurses caring for women in PVS.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.4 CH
  • DC - BON 2.4 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 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.

Test Code: MCN0314A
Published: Mar/Apr 2014
Expires: 3/5/2021
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Patricia D. Fedorka, PhD, RNC-OB, C-EFM, CNE; Susan Wallace Heasley, MSN, RNC-OB; Carol M. Patton, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CRNP, CNE
Categories: Obstetrics , Women's Health