"Discharge Instructions For Stroke Patients" Essays and Research Papers

  • Stroke patients

     Stroke and It’s Causes A stroke, also known as the sudden loss of brain function, is a medical condition that...

    Atherosclerosis, Atrial fibrillation, Blood 1659 Words | 8 Pages

  • The Management of Dysphagia in Stroke Patients

    management of dysphagia in stroke patients whether in long term or acute care is an important care delivery that nurses must pay...

    Aspiration pneumonia, Dysphagia, Eating 1035 Words | 3 Pages

  • Health Teaching for Patients with Stroke

    greeted the patient and relative and assist them to their need. I have started to introduce myself by telling my name and my role as an...

    Atrial fibrillation, Blood pressure, Health 1087 Words | 4 Pages

  • Reflection on Commnication Stroke Patient

    is to discuss the communication skills used in the critical incident. This will include; definition of communication, the use of non-verbal and verbal...

    Communication, Graphic communication, Nonverbal communication 1864 Words | 5 Pages

  • An Example of a Discharge Teaching Plan for a Psychiatric Patient.

    Discharge Teaching Plan Patient History Patient is a white female admitted with Mood Disorder NOS and R/O...

    Antidepressant, Bipolar disorder, Citalopram 678 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stroke

    accident or a stroke is the destruction of brain substance, resulting from thrombosis, intracranial hemorrhage, or embolism, which causes...

    Artery, Atherosclerosis, Blood 1151 Words | 4 Pages

  • discharge

    DISCHARGE SUMMARY Patient Name: Benjamin Engelhart Patient ID: 112592 DOB: 10/05/1967 Age: 46 Sex: M...

    369 Words | 3 Pages

  • Right to Discharge

    Right to Discharge Discharge from the hospital is the point at which a patient leaves the hospital and returns...

    Appeal, Hospital, Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 1065 Words | 4 Pages

  • Stroke Management

    Outline your priorities of care for Martin on his arrival in the emergency department at your major metropolitan hospital. Kirkness explains that priority...

    Artery, Atherosclerosis, Blood pressure 1704 Words | 6 Pages

  • Bridging the Gap Between Hospital Discharge and Community

    were unplanned (Weiss, Yakusheva, and Bobay, 2011). For those patients who have a primary care provider and actually follow up as instructed...

    Health care, Health care provider, Hospital 1245 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stroke

    STROKE A stroke—also called a cerebrovascular accident (CVA) or a brain attack—is an injury to the blood vessels of the brain...

    Atherosclerosis, Atrial fibrillation, Blood 1103 Words | 5 Pages

  • stroke

     Introduction Stroke is a is a medical emergency and can cause permanent neurological damage and death.Risk factors for...

    Death, Demography, Hypertension 439 Words | 6 Pages

  • Appendix C/Patient Reports

    Acute Care Patient Reports Fill in the following table with a general description of each type of patient report, who may have...

    Anesthesia, Hospital, Medical diagnosis 425 Words | 3 Pages

  • Discharge Planning

    Kimberley Ayala Discharge Planning Checklist Discharging a patient from a hospital setting should be very easy, according to...

    Coronary artery bypass surgery, Hospital, Medical terms 753 Words | 2 Pages

  • Assessment of the Geriatric Patient with Multisystem Failure

    Assessment of Geriatric Patient with Multisystem Failure The initial immediate assessment of the patient would be to assess Mrs....

    Assessment, Blood pressure, Brachial artery 1730 Words | 5 Pages

  • DISCHARGE SUMMARY

    DISCHARGE SUMMARY Patient Name: Adela Torres Patient ID: 132463 DOB: Age: 57 Sex: Female Date of...

    Anemia, Aphthous ulcer, Folic acid 333 Words | 2 Pages

  • Patient Portals Impact Patient Care

    Dyanna Thompson ENG-123-X6485 Leah Tewell 08/10/2014 Research Shows How Patient Portals Impact Patient Care...

    Electronic health record, Health, Health care 1831 Words | 7 Pages

  • Ischemic Stroke

    Introduction A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is partially or completely reduced, depriving the brain of necessary...

    Atherosclerosis, Embolism, Hypertension 1878 Words | 5 Pages

  • Discharge Summary

    HILLCREST MEDICAL CENTER DISCHARGE SUMMARY Patient Name: Gerald Edwards Hospital No.: 11058 Date of Admission:...

    579 Words | 3 Pages

  • Pathophysiology of Stroke

    | 1. Based on the information in the case study, which type of stroke is Mrs Smith likely to have...

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Embolism 841 Words | 4 Pages

  • Stroke Prevention

    Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States (National Stroke Association, 2010). Stroke is also...

    Blood pressure, Epidemiology, Health 2223 Words | 7 Pages

  • Joint Commission- National Patient Safety Goals

    Joint Commission- National Patient Safety Goals Kathy Linkous University of West Florida Joint Commission- National Patient...

    Hospital, Hospital accreditation, Joint Commission 1443 Words | 7 Pages

  • Patient Education

    role in Patient Education By Shannon Reidt, PharmD and Todd D. Sorensen, PharmD Upon conclusion of this program, the pharmacist should be...

    Health care, Health care provider, Medical prescription 2164 Words | 7 Pages

  • Discharge Summary

    DISCHARGE SUMMARY Patient name: Emma Parker Hospial No: 11259 Admitted: 09/25/13 Discharged: 10/01/13 Consultations: Carol...

    Blood, Blood sugar, Blood type 593 Words | 3 Pages

  • Patient Compliance and Patient Education

    acquiescing, or yielding. The patient is passively abide by the advice and yield to the health care professional. It has a dictatorial...

    Clinical officer, Educational psychology, Health care 915 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stroke

    Background A stroke is a disease that is eventually referring to the term "brain attack". The brain attacks causes the brain cells to die and...

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Blood vessel 2224 Words | 8 Pages

  • Case 4- Discharge Summary

    DISCHARGE SUMMARY Patient Name: Adela Torres Patient ID: 132463 Date of Admission: 6/22/---- Date...

    Anemia, Cholesterol, Folic acid 347 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stroke

    OUTLINE I. Introduction II. What is a stroke? A. Symptoms of a stroke B. Factors leading to...

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Brain 3144 Words | 11 Pages

  • Discharge Summary

    HISTORY AND PHYSICAL EXAMINATION or EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT TREATMENT RECORD Patient Name: Putul Barua Patient ID: 135799...

    567 Words | 3 Pages

  • Teaching Plan for Npo Patient

    1 Running head: Teaching plan for NPO patient Teaching plan for NPO patient Dona Hubbard Hampton University...

    Education, Educational psychology, Evaluation 685 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stroke

    Introduction: Page 2. Pathophysiology: Page 2-6 -Pathophysiology of Ischemic Stroke and Haemorrhagic Stroke. - Risk...

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Embolism 3709 Words | 10 Pages

  • Patient Teaching Plan

     Patient teaching plan Cleven Isidor HSC-175 Mrs. Scott, MSN, RN-C Patient teaching plan During a clinical rotation we...

    1379 Words | 8 Pages

  • Patient Escorts at City Hospital

    Assignment Patient Escorts at City Hospital City Hospital is located in the heart of a large Midwestern city. It is one of five major...

    Hospital, Human resource management, Human resources 1400 Words | 5 Pages

  • Patient Navigator

    interventions and outcomes Initiates communication with patients before screening and diagnostic procedures/treatments Informs...

    American Cancer Society, Cancer, Health care 1421 Words | 5 Pages

  • Research paper on stroke

    Stroke 1 Stroke Strokes have been around for thousands of years. Hippocrates recognized and described what we now...

    Artery, Atherosclerosis, Blood 1529 Words | 5 Pages

  • Effects of Stroke (Cva)

    are many risk factors associated with stroke. The more risk factors a person has, the greater the chance that he or she will have a...

    Blood, Blood vessel, Circulatory system 996 Words | 3 Pages

  • Patient Teaching

    Patient Teaching: Importance of Repositioning Sean Crayton University of Toledo College of Nursing Patient Teaching:...

    Education, Intelligence, Learning 1082 Words | 4 Pages

  • Patient Education

    Psychosocial Factors and Patient Education 09 Oct 11 Zahava Ohana Homework Week Two (1) Give examples of psychosocial factors that affect...

    Health, Health care, Health care provider 1281 Words | 4 Pages

  • stroke

    suffered a right side ischaemic stroke. He is experiencing weakness in the left side, dysphasia and sporadic periods of unconsciousness and has...

    2243 Words | 8 Pages

  • Advanced Nurse Practice in Stroke Care

    Practice The aim of this essay is to demonstrate the development of existing skills in health assessment and critically...

    Health care, Healthcare occupations, Nurse practitioner 2205 Words | 6 Pages

  • Stroke Rehabilitation

    Evidence behind stroke rehabilitation Stroke is a common and serious condition for which there is no routinely available...

    Cochrane Collaboration, Cochrane Library, Evidence-based medicine 2758 Words | 9 Pages

  • Patient Satisfaction

    Concept of Patient Satisfaction Nursing theories gives directions and guidance for structuring nursing practice and also these theories are...

    Health care, Health care provider, Healthcare 1073 Words | 3 Pages

  • 668 Stroke Awareness

    Stroke Awareness Outcome1: Know what stroke is. 1. Identify the changes in the brain associated with stroke....

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Blood pressure 739 Words | 5 Pages

  • Health Literacy and its Impact on Patients

    impact on a patients health status and use of the health care system. Patients with low health literacy levels cannot make...

    Health care, Health care provider, Health literacy 978 Words | 3 Pages

  • Pain Management and Quality of Life for Sickle Cell Disease Patients

    Pain Management and Quality of Life for Sickle Cell Disease Patients Cynthia Evans Mississippi College Pain Management and Quality of Life...

    Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, Medicine 1713 Words | 5 Pages

  • Patients and Cancer

    This paper explores different peer-reviewed articles that attempts to shed some light on the phenomenon of the lived experience of patients...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Chemotherapy 1904 Words | 5 Pages

  • Nursing Care of a Patient Diagnosed with Pneumonia

    Nursing Care of a Patient Diagnosed with Pneumonia Tiara Graham Linn Benton Community College Nursing Care of a Patient...

    Asthma, Cough, Nursing 1480 Words | 5 Pages

  • Stroke

    General Information 3 Types Ischemic Stroke 4 Hemorrhagic Stroke 5 Stroke Warning Signs .6 Risk Factors...

    Artery, Atherosclerosis, Atrial fibrillation 2668 Words | 10 Pages

  • Patient and Family Centered Care Thesis

    PATIENT-CENTERED CARE IMPROVEMENT GUIDE I. INTRODUCTION “There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come.” Victor Hugo...

    Health care, Health care provider, Health economics 2236 Words | 7 Pages

  • Patient Safety

    Measuring and Assessing Patient Safety Neribel Claudio HCA 375 John Gomillion July 25, 2010 Measuring and Assessing...

    Health care, Hospital, Iatrogenesis 1970 Words | 6 Pages

  • Discharge Summary

    DISCHARGE SUMMARY____________________________________ Patient Name: Brenda C. Seggerman Patient ID: 903321 Date of...

    Birth control, Blood, Blood type 325 Words | 2 Pages

  • Discharge of Contract

    it is an agreement without consideration. Legal Issue Has Jacko breach the contract between him and London Night Club? Is there a discharge of...

    Breach of contract, Common law, Concert 849 Words | 3 Pages

  • Patient Privacy

    Patient Privacy Destiny Hill HCS 335 October 2, 2011 Patient Privacy The law protecting patients...

    Electronic medical record, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, Hospital 1151 Words | 4 Pages

  • Discharge of Contract

    DISCHARGE OF A CONTRACT Normally the completion of a contract is straightforward as parties carry out their tasks as required. There are four...

    Anticipatory repudiation, Breach of contract, Contract 1262 Words | 5 Pages

  • Stroke

    Stroke Brittney Kelemen Period-7 1/16/13 When hearing the medical term...

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Embolism 3160 Words | 13 Pages

  • Preventative Education for the diabetic patient

    Moving Toward Preventative Education in the Diabetic Patient Chronic illnesses affect patients in all age groups in all of the...

    Diabetes mellitus, Health care, Health care provider 1532 Words | 5 Pages

  • Discharge planning

    nursing care. Discharge planning can be defined as the assessment of inpatients medical conditions for the purpose of arranging appropriate...

    Florence Nightingale, Health care, Leadership 2955 Words | 9 Pages

  • Constructive Discharge

    Constructive Discharge, Employee ID - 4022 Message: With respect to the case filed by our former employee against the company under Title VII...

    Civil and political rights, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Employment 1061 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stroke Rehabilitation - a Student Nurses Case Study.

    Topic: Stroke Rehabilitation The aim of this assignment is to introduce the author (student) to the multifaceted role of rehabilitation,...

    Achalasia, Dysphagia, Health care 1010 Words | 3 Pages

  • Chemical Restraints and Patient Rights: an Ethical Issue

    In a secure psychiatric ward a psychotic patient has abruptly become violent shortly after his last scheduled dose of Ativan. It is three in...

    Hospital, Medical restraint, Patient 1761 Words | 5 Pages

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