{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Impact of Early Ambulation in the Pediatric Postoperative Appendectomy Patient

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a study designed to quantify the mean time to ambulate pediatric postoperative appendectomy patients and to identify patient factors associated with time to ambulate.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Define the scope of the problem and the research design.
  2. Delineate the results of the study and their implications for practice.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - 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. 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, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JPSN0716
Published: Jul/Sep 2016
Expires: 9/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kelly Rothman, MS, BSN, RN, PN; Cynthia Garvan, PhD; Madalynn Neu, PhD, RN, FAAN
Specialties: Pain Management, Pediatrics