Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of disability worldwide. It is caused by a bump or blow to the head that affects how the brain normally works (National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, 2008). Because nurses are frequently the professionals who see the full impact of TBI and have the skills that can alter the course of a patient’s recovery, it is important for nurses
to have a valuable resource to help them achieve the best possible outcomes. This guideline helps translate the latest research into an easy-to-use reference.
This is a 3 CEU Course and will be reflected as such on the Certificate of Completion.