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NCLEX Neuro

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  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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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.