The medical-surgical nurse can improve patient outcomes by recognizing typical physiologic changes for common problems among adult and geriatric trauma patients. Concepts involving analysis of care provided throughout the trauma cycle are reviewed. These include resuscitation, common injury patterns, assessment and recognition of complications, evidence-based interventions, and injury prevention.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information Contact hours available until 9/16/2020.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or corporate sponsorship was received.
Accreditation Statement: This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.
Learning Outcome: After completing this learning activity, the participant will be able to expand their knowledge base to recognize common complications and interventions for the adult and geriatric-injured patient.