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Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to explore symptoms that form clusters in older adults with osteoarthritis of the knee and the effects of these symptom clusters on their quality of life and functional status.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize the incidence and impact of osteoarthritis for older adults.
  2. Identify the findings and implications of this study.
Price: $20.00

Credits:

  • 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.
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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: ON0115D
Published: Jan/Feb 2015
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Jeanne B. Jenkins, PhD, MBA, RN; Thomas P. McCoy
Specialties: Orthopaedics