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Importance of Nutritional Status in Pregnancy Outcomes  - CE682
Importance of Nutritional Status in Pregnancy Outcomes

CE682 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Dale Ames Kline, RD, MS, CNSC, LD and Elizabeth Chiodo, RD, LDN
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The goal of this pregnancy outcome and nutritional status module is to provide dietitians, health educators and nurses with information on factors that may affect pregnancy outcome. Topics include risk factors for poor pregnancy outcome, nutrition and fertility, the development of diseases later in life and epigenetics. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify risk factors for poor pregnancy outcome
  • Discuss the impact of the nutritional status of pregnant women on pregnancy outcome
  • List three factors that influence the nutritional status of a pregnant woman
  • Explain epigenetics and how it may be influenced by nutrition status

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including dietitians, health educators and nurses.
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 www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 6/20/2015

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