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Author: Dana Bartlett, RN, MA, MSN

Course Created: 2013

Practice Level: Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

This CNA inservice provides information on caring for patients with strokes.

Course Format

This course is based on a book and a post test. When you're ready, purchase the test by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • What is a Stroke?
  • Why do Strokes Happen?
  • What are the Signs and Symptoms of a Stroke
  • What Happens to Someone Who Has Had a Stroke?
  • What Should You Do if Someone is Having a Stroke?
  • Working With Someone Who Has Had a Stroke

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the correct definition of stroke.
  • Identify the two basic causes of stroke.
  • Identify three of the biggest risk factors for stroke.
  • Know three serious consequences of a stroke.
  • Identify the three types of therapy stroke victims need.


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