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Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Define concussion.
- Discuss the PECARN recommendations around when to obtain a CT, the Pediatric Head CT rule.
- Explain the stepwise approach to when to return to play for sports related concussion.
Michelle Widecan, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, CPNP-AC, CPEN: APRN Program Lead, Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center; Adjunct Instructor, University of Cincinnati
Dr. Widecan has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 0.50 Contact hours