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Purpose of Activity

To present a study of the met and unmet expectations of breast cancer survivors regarding reconstruction surgery after mastectomy.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Specify the background and methods utilized to examine the expectations and experiences of patients undergoing breast reconstruction following mastectomy.
  2. Evaluate the study findings and their implications for practice.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: PSN1017
Published: Oct/Dec 2017
Expires: 12/6/2019
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Laurie E. Steffen , PhD; Aimee Johnson, PhD; Beverly J. Levine, PhD; Deborah K. Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN; Nancy E. Avis , PhD
Categories: Research , Surgery
Specialties: Surgery