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Purpose of Activity

To present a study conducted to compare the outcomes of elderly trauma patients whose care was coordinated by trauma nurse practitioners (TNPs) with the outcomes of elderly trauma patients who received non-trauma nurse practitioners' (NTNPs') services.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the background information helpful for understanding the study comparing outcomes of elderly trauma patients who received TNPs' services versus those who received NTNPs' services.
  2. Summarize the results of and discussion about the study.
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: JTN0719A
Published: Jul/Aug 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Audis Bethea , PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP; Damayanti Samanta , MS; Teresa White , APRN, FNP-BC; Nancy Payne , APRN, FNP-C; Jessica Hardway , APRN, FNP-C
Topics: Older Adults , Trauma