{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Death Rattle Dilemma

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on patient perceptions on the roles of nutrition and dieticians for pressure ulcer prevention in the hospital.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Examine the significance, identification, pathophysiology, and impact of the death rattle.
  2. Compare and contrast various common treatments for death rattle.
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: JHPN1014B
Published: Dec 2014
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Flannery Fielding, MS, NP, ACHPN; Carol O. Long, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAAN
Topics: Death , End of Life