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Head Trauma

Author: Jassin M. Jouria, MD
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No book to buy Duration: 6 hours
3.6 out of 4.0, Based on: 1,073 reviews

Course Summary

Head trauma is one of the most common injuries sustained during a trauma situation. In fact, approximately fifty percent of individuals who experience trauma show signs of a head injury. This course provides a comprehensive review of the causes and consequences of head trauma.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Types of Injuries
  • Outcomes and Effects of Injuries
  • Timeline following injury
  • Symptoms
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Head Injury/Alzheimer's Link
  • Conclusion

Learning Objectives

  • Describe sensory impairment for patients with a TBI
  • List the characteristics of mild head injury
  • Explain the consequences of shaken baby syndrome
  • Describe the relationship between head injury and development of Alzheimer's

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