Have you ever wondered how complex the abdominal cavity really is and how injuries to various organs occur? This interactive course is designed to encourage the nurse to consider many aspects of traumatic abdominal injuries. Throughout these lessons, you will learn about abdominal anatomy and physiology, blunt vs. penetrating mechanisms of trauma and diagnostic exams used in abdominal trauma.
1.5 CE CREDITS - $30
Discuss the anatomical locations of various abdominal organs along with their vascularity and roles
Review blunt mechanisms of abdominal trauma, including motor vehicle collisions and assaults
Review penetrating mechanisms of abdominal trauma, including gunshot wounds and stabbings
Identify various components of the abdominal trauma physical assessment, such as "seatbelt sign" and referred pain
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP17490 for 1.5 contact hours
This course is - Clinical / Accredited
Courses with CE credits are only valid if completed after certification. Any CE credit courses completed before certification are not valid.
Trauma, Abdominal Trauma, Clinical Practice: Trunk
For Practice Exams you have 90 days to complete the exam without having to repurchase and a 7 day unopened return policy from time of purchase
For all other BCEN-Learn Products you have 12 months to complete without having to repurchase and a 7 day unopened return policy from time of purchase
If you have started the course, it is considered open and cannot be returned.