{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Bioethical Issues Related to Limiting Life-Sustaining Therapies in the Intensive Care Unit

Purpose of Activity

To become familiar with bioethical issues related to limiting life-sustaining therapies in the intensive care unit (ICU).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the bioethical issues presented in the case study.
  2. Recognize bioethical dilemmas related to limiting LSTs in the ICU.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.3 CH
  • DC - BON 2.3 CH
  • FL - BON 2.3 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: JHPN0414A
Published: Apr 2014
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Debra L. Wiegand, PhD, RN; Marian S. Grant, DNP, RN