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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the safety concerns of energy drinks and caffeine on sports performance, as well as guidelines for use in collegiate athletes.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the frequency, variety, ingredients, rationale, and amount of caffeine and energy drink use for collegiate athletes.
  2. Recognize the health concerns of caffeine and energy drinks on college athletic sports performance and recommended guidelines for use.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 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: NT0314
Published: Mar/Apr 2014
Expires: 3/5/2021
Sources: Nutrition Today
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Christine Rosenbloom, PhD, RDN, CSSD
Categories: Nutrition
Specialties: School Nurse