Nursing Resources

Nursing Resources

Neurocritical Care Society Nursing Resources (N-Case)


The N-Case is a complimentary section of NCS OnDemand that features nursing-related resources for healthcare professionals working in the field of neurocritical care.

See below for topics discussed and content designed specifically for nursing care of the neurocritically ill.


    • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Self-Paced Case Study

      This presentation provides a self-paced challenging cerebral aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage case study including: overview of cerebral aneurysms, assessment and diagnosis, initial management, general measures, treatment and management of complications due to aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.
    • Acute Traumatic Brain Injury Self-Paced Case Study

      This presentation will provide a self-paced acute severe traumatic brain injury case study including: identification of primary and secondary brain injury, subjective and objective assessments, nursing interventions, and transitions of care. 
    • NCS Basic Nursing Neurological Assessment

      This presentation provides a basic neurological nursing assessment including: mental status and level of consciousness exam, pupillary response, motor, cerebellar and sensory assessments.
    • NCS Advanced Nursing Neurological Assessment

      This presentation will provide an advanced neurological nursing assessment including: consciousness, cranial nerves, motor, sensory, reflex, and spine assessments.
    • Nursing: Early Mobilization in the Neurocritical Care Unit

      Presented by Mary Kay Bader, RN, MSN, CCNS, FNCS, FAHA, W. Lee Titsworth, MD, PhD, and Kate Klein, RN, MBA, ACNP-BC, CCRN at the 2015 Annual Meeting in Scottsdale, AZ.
    • Neurological Assessment DVD

      - This professional teaching video, produced by the World Federation of Neuroscience Nurses, demonstrates how to perform a complete neurological assessment with a focus on discriminating between normal and abnormal findings. Subtitled in English, Spanish, Chinese, Italian, Serbian, Finish, Croatian, German, Dutch, Greek.
    • Cranial Nerves Music Video

      Doctors, nurses, students and staff on UT Southwestern's Neurocritical Care Team got their groove on for an original song about the cranial nerves and their functions.

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