STN February 2017 Webinar: Pediatric Gunshot Wound Case Review

January 31, 2017

STN's next online, educational webinar will take place on Thursday, February 23 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. The title of the webinar is Pediatric Gunshot Wound Case Review, presented by Paul Guarino, R.N., BSN, EMT-Paramedic.

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss the prehospital challenges in managing severe traumatic brain injury in pediatric patients.
  • Describe the management principles for acute traumatic brain injury in the pediatric population.
  • Review the use, dosing, and efficacy of hyperosmolar agents in the management of pediatric traumatic brain injury.
  • Describe the role of decompressive craniectomy.
  • Outline post injury concerns.
Continuing Education
The Society of Trauma Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This program has been awarded 1.0 hour of continuing nursing education. Continuing nursing education will only be offered for STN members. 


Click here to register.