Disorders of the Central Nervous System (CNS)

Module 02 Discussion – Disorders of the Central Nervous System (CNS)

Discussion Topic

Activity Time:

2 hours; Additional Time for Study, Research, and Reflection: 1 hour

You are preparing to work as a nurse in the neurology unit. The preceptor informs you to be prepared to discuss the following topics as they are commonly seen on the unit. In order to prepare, choose one of the following topics of interest as your initial discussion posting. Use this course’s resources and one evidenced-based article to explore the topic of your choice.

  1.  How do you assess a client when the nurse suspects onset of CVA?
  2.  Provide discharge information for a client with mild TBI.
  3.  Discuss surgical management of brain tumors.
  4.  Describe postoperative complications of a craniotomy.

When responding to the initial posting, provide an evidence based article to support your response. Respond to two other topics different than your initial topic.