To enhance the nephrology nurses' identification of individuals at risk, assessment skills, treatment options and nursing management of the CKD individual with the potential for cerebral vascular accidents.
Describe the incidence and prevalence in persons with CKD across the lifespan.
Outline the assessment of a patient experiencing a CVA.
Explore treatment options for the patient with a CVA.
Identify the risk factors for CVA.
State considerations for the nursing management of a patient post-CVA.