{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Efficacy of a Nurse-Led Breathing Training Program in Reducing Depressive Symptoms in Patients on Hemodialysis: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to examine the efficacy of a nurse-led, in-center breathing training program in reducing depressive symptoms and improving sleep quality and health-related quality of life in patients on maintenance hemodialysis.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. discern background information helpful in understanding the impetus for this study.
  2. identify the findings and implications of this study.
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: AJN0415A
Published: Apr 2015
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Siou-Hung Tsai, MSN, RN, Mei-Yeh Wang, PhD, RN; Nae-Fang Miao, PhD, RN; Pei-Chuan Chian, MSN, RN; Tso-Hsiao Chen, MD, PhD; Pei-Shan Tsai, PhD, RN
Specialties: Dialysis, Research