{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Integrating Quantitative Pupillometry Into Regular Care in a Neurotrauma Intensive Care Unit

Purpose of Activity

To present a quality improvement project to determine whether using a pupillometer for regular pupil assessments could be successfully integrated into the established nursing workflow of caring for patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) on a neurotrauma intensive care unit (NTICU).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall the function of a pupillometer and benefits of its use.
  2. Outline the methodology of the study evaluating the integration of the pupillometer into the NTICU workflow.
  3. Summarize the results of the study and their implications for nursing practice.
Price: $17.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.







Test Code: JNN0118
Published: Feb 2018
Expires: 2/29/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Maighdlin Anderson, Jonathan Elmer, Lori Shutter, Ava Puccio, Sheila Alexander
Categories: Neurological, Trauma
Specialties: Neurology