{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Effect of Age on Longitudinal Changes in Symptoms, Function, and Outcome in the First Year Following Mild-Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the natural history of symptom experience and functional recovery following a mild-moderate traumatic brain injury (TBI) in older and younger adults in the first year post-injury.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify causes of TBI, the number of symptoms, and scores on the Glasgow Outcome Scale-Extended (GOS-E) and physical and mental health-related quality of life (HRQOL) scales of younger and older adults with mild-moderate TBI.
  2. Describe the types of symptoms endorsed by younger and older adults over the course of one year following mild-moderate TBI.
Price: $17.95


  • 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: JNN0320
Published: Apr 2020
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: Hilaire J. Thompson, PhD ARNP AGACNP-BC CNRN FAAN; Frederick P. Rivara, MD MPH; JinWang, PhD
Categories: Neurological , Trauma
Specialties: Neurology, Trauma