{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Evaluation of Prognosis of Coma Patients With Acute Brain Injury by Electroencephalogram Bispectral Index Monitoring

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Interpret the scoring tools the authors compared for their study of the prognostic value of the bispectral index in coma patients.
  2. Identify the causes of coma in the groups of patients who participated in the study of the bispectral index.
  3. Choose the results of the study that support the predictive value of the bispectral index in coma patients.

Learning Outcomes

Healthcare providers will demonstrate knowledge of a study evaluating the prognostic value of the bispectral index in coma patients with severe brain injury by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
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  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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: JTN0921A
Published: Sep/Oct 2021
Expires: 9/6/2024
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Dan Shi, MM; Chen Shen, BS; Jiayu Wu, MM; Feng Xu, MM; Zhizhong Feng, BS; Dingchao Xiang, MM; Jianjun Li, BS; Junhui Chen, MD
Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency, Trauma