2022 TIEP Module 5: Neuro Trauma – TBI
This module focuses on pediatric traumatic brain injury. Pediatric traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of death among children and is a significant cause of morbidity. The burden of pediatric TBI is high and growing rapidly, with approximately 600,000 emergency department visits and up to 60,000 hospitalizations each year in the United States. Dr. Kyle Halvorson, our neurosurgery liaison, graciously provided the following articles. Please read the articles and answer the corresponding questions to complete this module.
Please review the articles and answer the corresponding questions to complete this module.
To pass, you need to score 100% on each quiz. Completion of the course evaluation is required to claim your credit for this course.
Emergency Room and Trauma Care Clinicians.
- Evaluate literature regarding the use of radiological studies in the diagnosis and management of TBI.
- Discuss the impact of helmet use on the prevention TBI from ATV related injuries.
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