{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Obesity Epidemic, Part 2: Nursing Assessment and Intervention

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a theoretical framework that clinicians can use to guide the assessment of affected patients and their families, thereby informing intervention.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. identify the components of the theoretical framework used to guide assessment of patients who are obese.
  2. select lifestyle, pharmacologic, and surgical interventions for obesity, for both adults and children.
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: AJN0115B
Published: Jan 2015
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Geraldine M. Budd, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP; Jane Anthony Peterson, PhD, RN, APRN, FAANP