Caring for Men with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Parkinson's Disease: Coping Experiences of Female Spouses

Caring for Men with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Parkinson's Disease: Coping Experiences of Female Spouses

Identification: unj_mj18_01
Issue: May-June 2018
Volume: Volume 38 Number 3
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 06/30/2020
  • 1.40 - CH


Contact hours available until 6/30/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
The author(s), editor, editorial board, content reviewers, and education director reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education article.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is provided by the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA).

SUNA is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5556. Licensees in the state of California must retain this certificate for four years after the CNE activity is completed.

This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Rosemarie Marmion, MSN, RN-BC, NE-BC, SUNA Education Director.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to discuss the negative impact lower urinary tract symptoms have on individuals with Parkinson’s Disease.

Learning Engagement Activity:
Download and review: In the research conducted by the authors, three primary themes associated with women’s experience in caring for male spouse with Parkinson’s disease and lower urinary tract symptoms emerged. List them and check your list with the findings identified in the article.

You will find the answers under the article heading Qualitative Findings. For additional information on incontinence and Parkinson’s disease, download and read this publication:

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Expired On: Jun 30, 2020