The goal of this course is to help nurses learn about the principles, clinical utility, and techniques associated with computed tomography (CT) of the brain. Nursing considerations for care of adult patients before, during, and after a CT of the brain are addressed.
Course Publication Date: April 18, 2016
This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE
if you have an active one year unlimited membership
|Author:||Anita Rothera RN, BS
|Delivery Method:||Online Self Study
|Category:||Critical Care Medicine
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Medical & Surgical Issues
- Name two situations in which a CT of the brain would be useful in an adult patient.
- List two types of CT scans.
- State three things the nurse can teach a patient who is scheduled for a CT examination of the brain.
- Describe the nursing care of a patient during and after a CT examination.