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This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to understand the effects of music therapy sessions on post-elective orthopedic surgery patients.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the findings from the authors' review of the literature.
  2. Describe the goals of the study and the types of interventions used.
  3. Recognize the outcomes of this study and implications for future research.
Price: $15.00


  • 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: ON0318C
Published: Mar/Apr 2018
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Lisa M. Gallagher, MA, MT-BC; Vickie Gardner, MSN, RN; Debbie Bates, MMT, MT-BC; Shelley Mason, CNP, RN; Jeanine Nemecek, MSN, RN; Jacquelyn Baker DiFiore, RN; James Bena, MS; Manshi Li, MS; Francois Bethoux, MD
Specialties: Holistic, Orthopaedics