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Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with an understanding of parents' comprehension of emergency department discharge instructions and recognition of significant postconcussive signs and symptoms.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. List 2 mechanisms of injury for traumatic brain injury (TBI) and the signs, symptoms, and potential significance of postconcussive syndrome.
  2. Outline the methods and results of the study evaluating parental understanding and recognition of postconcussive signs and symptoms.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: JTN1010B
Published: October/December2010
Expires: 12/4/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Penelope K. Stevens DNP, RN, Barbara Penprase PhD, RN, CNOR, John P. Kepros MD, MBA, James Dunneback
Categories: Pediatrics , Trauma
Specialties: Pediatrics, Trauma
Topics: Concussion , Trauma