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Advancing Clinical Practice in Spinal Cord Injury - Nursing Registration

Objectives

Nursing Focus Classes will be able to:

  • Summarize how high cervical spinal cord injury patients are ventilated in the acute inpatient rehabilitation setting
  • Discuss prevention and treatment of skin injuries when caring for a SCI patient
  • Outline parameters of a nutritional assessment of patient in acute rehab, and chronic phases of SCI
  • Describe the evidenced based management of bladder, bowel and autonomic dysreflexia in patients following spinal cord injury