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Course Title and Materials
Trauma in Older Adults (480)
The goal of this continuing education offering is to provide nurses with knowledge about the physiologic changes that occur in older adults that are relevant to trauma care, and understand the initial evaluation and care of older adults who have sustained trauma. After reading this article, you will be able to:
1. Explain the increase in trauma cases among older adults in the United States.
2. Identify physiologic changes in older adults that are relevant to trauma care.
3. Describe the initial evaluation and care of older adults who have sustained trauma.


This offering expires on April 18, 2017
   Course Material: Trauma in Older Adults
    Take Test: Trauma in Older Adults
(Grade to pass: 70%, 2 tries)

Credit Options
Course NameCreditsCost
Trauma in Older Adults1$8

Merion Matters is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by theAmerican Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Merion Matters is also approved as a provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (No. 13230) and by the Florida Board of Nursing (No. 3298 & CE Broker Provider #50-2739). Florida participants: Do not send certificate to the Board of Nursing - keep it for your records for four (4) years. Only Florida and California require license numbers to appear on the certificate. All states except Iowa accept Merion Matters continuing education credits for contact hours. Sessions are not pre-approved for non-nursing credit. It is the individual's responsibility to validate contact hours with their accrediting body.


 
 

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