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Genetics - CE479
Genetics
Part of Nursing Practice

CE479 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Patricia Goldberg, RN, MSN, PhD and Jean F. Jenkins, RN, PhD, FAAN and Joanna Spahis, RN, CNS, APNG
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Objectives:
The goal of this program is to provide nurses with information related to the implications of genetic and genomic science on health and nursing practice. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Define genetics and genomics
  • Describe four essential nursing activities related to genetics and genomics in healthcare
  • Explain how a patient’s family history, or pedigree, can help nurses identify a disease trend, such as breast cancer or a blood clotting disorder

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 11/15/2015

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Gannett Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Gannett Education guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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