Contact hours available until 6/30/2021. Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. 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.
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This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michelle Boyd, MSN, RN, AMSN Education Director. Learning Outcome: After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to identify the importance of asking about military service when performing a nursing assessment of a Gulf War veteran. Learning Engagement Activity: 1. Review the Department of Defense Gulf War Illness Research Program (DODGWIRP) document at http://cdmrp.army.mil/gwirp/pd... to gain an understanding of the environmental exposures during the Gulf War 1/Desert Storm and resultant chronic problems associated with Gulf War Illness (GWIL)/Chronic Multisymptom Illness (CMI)