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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about nutritional issues affecting young athletes.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the benefits and risks of participation in sports by young athletes and methods of measuring nutritional status.
  2. Recall recommendations for nutritional and hydration intake by young athletes.
  3. Evaluate educational approaches useful in reaching young athletes.
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: NT0916
Published: Sep/Oct 2016
Expires: 9/4/2020
Sources: Nutrition Today
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Christine Rosenbloom, PhD, RDN, CSSD, FAND
Categories: Nutrition
Specialties: Pediatrics, School Nurse