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Purpose of Activity

To become familiar with the ethical dilemmas that may arise when caring for a patient with Trisomy 18.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Explain the case study of the patient with Trisomy 18.
  2. Identify bioethical dilemmas often faced by health care providers caring for patients with Trisomy 18 and their family members.
Price: $24.95


  • 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.
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: JHPN0914B
Published: Oct 2014
Expires: 9/4/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Gina Santucci, RN, MSN, FNP-BC; Vanessa Battista, RN, MS, CPNP; Tammy I. Kang, MD, MSCE
Topics: Bioethics , Trisomy 18