{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Embracing a Nurse Driven Alcohol Withdrawal Protocol through Quality Improvement

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about a research study undertaken to address the widespread problem of patients undergoing alcohol withdrawal upon hospital admission.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the scope of the problem of potential alcohol withdrawal upon admission to an acute care hospital.
  2. Recognize the difficulties experienced with the pre-study withdrawal protocols at the study hospital.
  3. Outline elements of this study and its outcomes.
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: JAN1016
Published: Oct/Dec 2016
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: John Barrett, MA, BSN, RN; Maria Jansen, PharmD; April Cooper, PharmD; Matthew Felbinger, PharmD, BCPS; Faith Waters, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Categories: Addiction , Hospital