{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Using Guided Imagery to Manage Pain in Young Children with Sickle Cell Disease

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to test the effects of guided imagery training for pain management in school-age children with sickle cell disease.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. select key facts about pain management for children who have sickle cell disease that influenced the authors to conduct this study.
  2. identify changes in pain perception, analgesic use, self-efficacy, and imaging ability in participants as a result of the intervention.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.6 CH
  • DC - BON 2.6 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: AJN0414A
Published: Apr 2014
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Cassandra Elaine Dobson, PhD, RN-BC, PHc; Mary Woods Byrne, PhD, RN, FAAN