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Combating the Effects of Immobility - CE127-60
Combating the Effects of Immobility
CE127-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Lorraine S. McNeill, RN, C, MSN, CCRN, CNS, NP and Connie Sarvis, RN, BN, MN, CON(C), IIWCC, CWS, FCCWS and Nanette Lavoie-Vaughan, MSN, APN
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’ ability to combat the effects of immobility. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to —
  • Describe two psychological changes that occur during prolonged bed rest.
  • Identify one physiological change associated with each of the body’s systems when a patient is confined to bed.
  • List three nursing interventions that minimize complications of bed rest.

 


This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 2/7/2015

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