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Spinal Cord Injury‚ Part 1 - CE536
Spinal Cord Injury‚ Part 1
The Acute Phase


CE536 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Maureen Habel, MA, RN and Anna Ver Hage, MSN, RN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, CNRN and Dana Lusk, DNPc, RN, CRRN
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program is to provide nurses, athletic trainers, audiologists, dietitians, fitness professionals, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists with information about the acute phase of spinal cord injury. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe basic spinal cord anatomy and common mechanisms of spinal cord injury
  • Identify changes in bodily functions after spinal cord injury
  • Discuss nine high-risk nursing diagnoses that affect people with spinal cord injury in the acute phase of treatment

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 5/5/2018

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