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Welcome to your NCLEX reviewer and practice questions quiz for neurological disorders.
As a nurse, you expect to deal with a patient emergency at any time, but Jordan Buras was confronted by a colleague having a stroke while on duty.
Use this nursing diagnosis guide to help you create a acute confusion nursing care plan.
Sickle cell anemia is a severe hemolytic anemia that results from inheritance of the sickle hemoglobin gene.
An intracranial aneurysm is a dilation of the walls of a cerebral artery that develops as a result of weakness in the arterial wall.
A cerebrovascular accident (CVA), an ischemic stroke or “brain attack,” is a sudden loss of brain function resulting from a disruption of the blood supply to a part of the brain.
In a decisive statement made by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, stroke deaths in the U.S. have declined dramatically in recent decades due to improved treatment and prevention.
Cerebrovascular accident (stroke) refers to any functional or structural abnormality of the brain caused by a pathological condition of the cerebral vessels or of the entire cerebrovascular system. This post contains 8 Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke) Nursing Care Plans