GCS.mp4Introduction of the course
This course on Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) monitoring enables nurses in understanding the practical method for assessment of impairment of conscious level of a patient in response to defined stimuli.
The GCS is a reliable and objective way of recording the initial and subsequent level of consciousness in a person after a brain injury.
The objective of this course is to:
- Explain the concepts related to GCS monitoring
- Develop skill in making standard observation of the three components of GCS
- Enlist the factors that may hinder the process of assessment
The instructor for the course is:
Ms. Medha Verma, Senior Manager – Nursing Education, Bodhi Health Education
Facility: AIIMS Hospital, Delhi