Central Nervous System Trauma.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Identify pathophysiological factors of head
injuries which cause or worsen head injuries.
Identify events that occur as intracranial
Identify signs/symptoms and management
techniques for these types of head injuries:
Identify the steps/procedures for
Identify the steps/procedures for treating
patients with head injury.
Identify the pathophysiological factors relating to
spinal cord injury.
Identify spinal cord injuries possibly caused by
Identify the possible mechanism of injury for a
patient with a spinal cord injury.
Identify the events in an accident or evaluation
of a patient that would require the patient to be
treated as a spinal cord injury patient.