Neuroscience Nursing, A Spectrum of Care, 3rd Edition

Neuroscience Nursing

3rd Edition A Spectrum of Care

By Ellen Barker, MSN, APN, CNRN, CLCP, ABDA, President, Neuroscience Nursing Consultants Greenville, DE
Advance Practice Nurse in Private Practice


Part I Neuroanatomy and Assessment

1. Neuroanatomy and Physiology of the Nervous System

2. The Adult Neurologic Assessment

3. Neurodiagnostic Studies

Part II Neurologic Disorders

4. Central Nervous System Infections

5. Metabolic Disorders

6. Altered States of Consciousness and Sleep

7. Brain Tumors

8. Cranial Surgeries

9. Neuroscience Critical Care Management

10. Intracranial Pressure Monitoring

11. Neurotrauma: Traumatic Brain Injury

12. Neurotrauma: Spinal Injury

13. Neurorehabilitation

14. Nontraumatic Disorders of the Spine

15. Peripheral Nerve Disorders

16. Cranial Nerve Deficits

17. Stroke Management

18. Aneurysms?NEW!

19. Management of Movement Disorders

20. Inflammatory Demyelinating Diseases?NEW!

21. Management of Dementia and Motor Neuron Disease?NEW!

22. Neuromuscular Junction and Muscle Disease

Part III Neurologic Conditions

23. Management of the Neuroscience Patient with Pain

24. Management of Seizures and Epilepsy

Part IV Legal Considerations

25. Legal Issues and Life Care Planning for the Neuroscience Patient