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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the risk of cardiovascular disease from calcium supplementation.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Compare current and recommended practices for calcium and vitamin D consumption.
  2. Evaluate the risks and benefits of ingesting dietary calcium versus calcium supplements.
Price: $24.95


  • 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: NT0116
Published: Jan/Feb 2016
Expires: 12/4/2020
Sources: Nutrition Today
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Jonathon M. Firnhaber, MD; Kathryn M. Kolasa, PhD, RDN, LDN
Specialties: Women's Health