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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 results of a literature review done to to identify educational interventions that improve adherence to medications and healthy lifestyles for women who have osteoporosis.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify key findings from the authors review of the literature.
  2. Recognize effective education interventions for improving adherence to medications and healthy lifestyles.
Price: $25.00


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: ON1115C
Published: Nov/Dec 2015
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Rosaria Alvaro, MSN, RN; Fabio D'Agostino, PhD, RN; Noemi Cittadini, MSN, RN; Emanuela Basilici Zannetti, MSN, RN; Cecilia Rao, MD; Maurizio Feola, MD; Ercole Vellone, PhD, RN; Annalisa Pennini, MSN, RN; Umberto Tarantino, MD, PhD