Faculty Resources: Neurological

The following are a collection of resources, including videos, exercises, case studies, and web sites, to enhance student learning of basic principles associated with common neurological alterations. These resources do not substitute for class activities and are not intended to help a person self-diagnose. Persons with neurological and musculoskeletal symptoms should consult with a doctor or go to the emergency room. Every attempt has been made to credit the resources appropriately through a works cited section. This list, or any portions of this list, can not be copied unless permission is obtained from the author of NurseTabs and creator of NurseTabs facebook page.

  • Anatomy review

    Hyperlink to Anatomy Review

    Great anatomy review, separated by different body systems. (Intellimed International Corporation, 1999-2010)
  • Web Anatomy

    Hyperlink to Web Anatomy

    Collection of study aids to help learn anatomy and physiology. (Regents of the University of Minnesota, 2005)
  • Body invaders: Headache Causes

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    Discusses common headaches including tension and stress headaches. (Discovery Communications, LLC, 2006)
  • Body Invaders: Headache: Migraines

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    Symptoms, struggles, and treatment for migraine headaches. (Discovery Communications, LLC, 2006)
  • Ischemic Strokes (Health Tip)

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    A look at ischemic strokes. (Illumistream, 2008)
  • Understanding Stroke (Stroke #1)

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    Shows what happens during a stroke. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Risk Factors for Stroke (Stroke #2)

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    Goes through common risk factors of strokes. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Symptoms of Stroke (Stroke #3)

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    Discusses common symptoms that might indicate someone is having a stroke. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Preventing Stroke (Stroke #4)

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    Video that shows ways to prevent having a stroke. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Effects of Stroke (Stroke Recovery #1)

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    A video that depicts how a stroke can affect the body. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Recovering Mobility After Stroke (Stroke Recovery #2)

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    Discusses rehabilitation after a stroke. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Recovering Emotions After Stroke (Stroke Recovery #3)

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    Discusses rehabilitation after a stroke. (Illumistream, 2008)
  • Recovering Cognition After Stroke (Stroke Recovery #4)

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    Video that discusses rehabilitation of cognitive function after suffering a stroke. (Illumistream, 2007)
  • Basic Facts about Spinal Cord Injuries

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    Discusses spinal cord injuries and their sequela. (Brainandspinalcord.org, 2008)
  • Levels of Function in Spinal Cord Injury

    Hyperlink to Level of Functioning in SCI

    Video that shows how the level of injury in the spinal cord can determine the level of functioning post-injury. (Brainandspinalcord.org, 2008)
  • Bladder and Bowel Control in Spinal Cord Injuries

    Hyperlink to Bladder and Bowel Control in SCI

    Discusses bowel and bladder training after suffering a spinal cord injury. (Brainandspinalcord.org, 2008)
  • Neurology Channel

    Hyperlink to Neurology Channel

    Discusses conditions that affect the nervous system. (Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 1998-2010)
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