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1. Equal pupillary constriction in response to light

2. Put the client in the high - Fowler's position

3. 'Wake him every hour and assess his orientation to person - time - and place

4. 'Grand Mal' or Generalized tonic - clonic

5. Depressed skull fractures

6. Dopamine

7. Atonic Seizure

8. Tonic Seizure

9. Artificial tears

10. Limiting bladder catherization to once every 12 hours

11. Hypogeusia

12. Immobilize the client's head and neck

13. Evaluate urine specific gravity

14. Inability to elicit a Babinski's reflex

15. Slow - irregular respirations

16. Generalized seizures

17. Call the physician while another nurse checks the vital signs and ascertains the patient's Glasgow Coma score

18. Parkinson's disease

19. CN IX and CN VII

20. deceleration injury

21. Epidural hematoma

22. Linear skull fractures

23. Loss of lens elasticity

24. Basilar skull fractures

25. Noxious stimuli

26. Decrease in LOC

27. Decorticate

28. The patient should be placed on droplet precautions.

29. Encourage the client to hyperventilate

30. 4 things that protect the brain

31. Raise the head of the bed immediately to 90 degrees

32. generalized and partial (also called local or focal)

33. Check the fluid for dextrose with a dipstick

34. acceleration injury

35. Activity of the brain

36. Epidural hematoma

37. Intracranial hemorrhages

38. Wrap her hands in soft 'mitten' restraints

39. A client with a high cervical spine injury

40. Unequal pupil size

41. Place a tongue - blade in the patient's mouth to prevent blockage of the airway.

42. To immobilize the surgical spine

43. 'The lens is normally transparent

44. Rapid dilantin administration can cause cardiac arrhythmias

45. Laceration of the middle meningeal artery

46. partial seizures

47. Myoclonic Seizure

48. Damage to cranial nerve I

49. nsg intervention for spinal injury

50. Back arched; rigid extension of all four extremities.