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

Purpose of Activity

To present the findings of a review of the literature on the components of effective physical activity interventions for adolescents ages 10 to 19 years old.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize the authors' reasons and goals for conducting this review of the literature.
  2. Identify the applicability of the interventions to the target population of those who have orthopedic limitations.
Price: $25.00


  • 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: ON0515B
Published: May/Jun 2015
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Coley Vitztum, MSN, RN, OCNS-C; Patricia Kelly, PhD, MPH, RN, FNP
Categories: Orthopaedics
Specialties: Orthopaedics