Neurological Observations in Adult Patients - Monitoring & Recording
To provide an update on how to monitor and record neurological observations competently in adult patients with a confirmed or suspected head injury.
After attending this study session you will be able to:
- Competently monitor and record neurological observations through assessment of a patient's level of consciousness by evaluating behavioural responses.
- Perform a standardised neurological assessment using the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), pupil reaction, limb responses and vital signs adhering to NICE Guideline Head Injury (2007 CG56).
- Interpret GCS data and escalate concerns effectively.
Registered Nurses only.
Lecture & discussion.
Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.
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