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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a retrospective study investigating the association between patient characteristics and the occurrence of pressure injuries in patients at the end of life.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the incidence and physiological impact of pressure injuries.
  2. Summarize the methods utilized to study the data from patients at the end of life to predict the risk for pressure injuries.
  3. Identify the study findings and implications for future research and improvement of care for patients at the end of life.
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: CIN0319
Published: March 2019
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Hsiu-Lan Li, Shih-Wei Lin, PhD; Yi-Ting Hwang, PhD
Specialties: Gerontology, Informatics