seizure precautions

seizure precautions

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as prevention or minimization of potential injuries sustained by a patient with a known seizure disorder. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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Seizure precautions
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Before admitting any patient for seizure monitoring, nurses can refer to seizure precautions on the PEMU admission checklist and resource manual or on the hospital's nursing Web site.
Topics in the manual include admission procedures, personnel resources, seizure precautions, monitoring equipment, the ketogenic diet, and administration of medication.
Discussion topics for these propgrams can include TBI causes and symptoms, seizure precautions, medication management, and alcohol and substance abuse.
The patient remains on bed rest, with standard seizure precautions in place.