206: Stenting Application and Intervention

Course Credit

1.0 contact hour
Note: Nurse attendees must participate in the entire program to receive 1.0 contact hour.

Target Audience

GI Nurse Managers, GI Nurses, and Technicians


1 hour

Course Overview

Stents are used to provide patency from obstructions and strictures in the GI tract. This course will review the nursing implications for assisting with stent placement.

Learning Objective

  • Review indications and applications for placement of stents
  • Define the types of available stents
  • Review clinical manifestations requiring stent placement


Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number #10419 for 1 contact hour.

Certificate Distribution

Certificate distribution is linked to registration. All attendees must register through www.olympusuniversity.com and sign in the day of the event to receive a continuing education credit certificate. An email will be sent with a link to your certificate within 10 business days of the program completion.


This course is not scheduled at this time.