What is the priority nursing assessment in the first 24 hours after admission of the client with thrombotic CVA?

Admin November 2, 2018

What is the priority nursing assessment in the first 24 hours after admission of the client with thrombotic CVA?

  1. 1. Pupil size and pupillary response
  2. 2. Cholesterol level
  3. 3. Echocardiogram
  4. 4. Bowel sounds

Answer A: Pupil size and pupillary response

It is crucial to monitor the pupil size and pupillary response to indicate changes around the cranial nerves.

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