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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to determine whether certified and noncertified inserters differ in their practices and views about peripherally inserted central catheter use.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. outline characteristics of the study participants.
  2. discern the authors' findings.
  3. identify any implications for practice and further research.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development 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.

Test Code: AJN1217A
Published: Dec 2017
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/17 (70%)
Authors: Vineet Chopra, MD; Latoya Kuhn, MPH; Valerie Vaughn, MD; David Ratz, MS; Suzanne Winter, MS; Nancy Moureau, PhD, RN; Britt Meyer, PhD, RN; Sarah Krein, PhD, RN