neuro nursing

1. What is the circle of Willis? What is it’s function? Is it intact in everyone?

2. What are berry aneurysms? How are they harmful?

3. What is the diagnostic study of choice for suspected stroke?

4. Differentiate between ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke.

5. Explain autoregulation as it is related to the brain. What is the normal blood pressure range that it is optimal for?

6. Identify one concept from this section that was significant to you and why.