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Rheumatoid Arthritis — Living with a Chronic Disease - CE515
Rheumatoid Arthritis — Living with a Chronic Disease

CE515 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Maureen Habel, MA, RN and Helene Vossos, RN, DNP, ANP-BC, PMHNP-BC
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The purpose of this module is to educate nurses, laboratory professionals and physical therapists about how rheumatoid arthritis (RA) develops, current treatment approaches and therapeutic nursing interventions that can help people with RA better manage their disease. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify the most common signs and symptoms of RA
  • Describe current treatment strategies for RA
  • Discuss therapeutic nursing interventions for patients with RA

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, laboratory professionals and physical therapists.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at or If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 8/21/2018

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