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Cover image for lecture: Assessing Neurological Deterioration

Lecture Overview

Early detection of patient deterioration relies on the appropriate assessment and action by healthcare professionals. Sue de Muelenaere refreshes our knowledge of neurological assessment and aspects involved in this crucial assessment.


Portrait of Sue de Muelenaere
Sue de Muelenaere Visit

Sue de Muelenaere is a registered nurse with more than 20 years’ experience as a nurse educator. Sue completed a five-year bachelor of nursing degree in South Africa, which included training in psychiatric and community nursing and midwifery. Since then, Sue has worked extensively in the intensive care environment, during which she has presented various courses, including an honour’s degree, a diploma in intensive care, and various short cardiac and ECG courses. Sue also holds an honour’s degree in advanced nursing science (intensive care nursing) and diplomas in nursing education and nursing administration. She was the education manager in a specialised heart hospital where she was responsible for the education of all hospital staff, including non-nursing staff members. Sue is passionate about teaching. She maintains a special interest in all aspects of nursing the critically-ill patient.


39 Total Rating(s)
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16 Oct 2019

Good solid lecture

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Richard Bradley
06 Oct 2019

Well presented and concise, relevant subject matter and easy to follow.

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Miriam kelly
16 Sep 2019

I thought the content was basic but beneficial. The sound kept dropping out and sometimes the screen did not accommodate what the audience who attended the seminar experienced.

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Craig Broomhall
13 Sep 2019

Well presented and relevant to front line medical workers.

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mary susan delos reyes
13 Sep 2019

well presented

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Cally Berryman
03 Sep 2019

Excellent presenter, clear and precise. Great for refresher

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Lisa Wilson
30 Aug 2019

I am glad I have gained this knowledge. I am a new grad and this is important for my learning.

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Elizabeth Black
29 Aug 2019

Would of liked to have seen her hands which was cut off.

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Jocelyn Kellett
24 Aug 2019

Excellent resource, great explanations. Only deficit, unable to view some visual procedures explained as camera did not show.

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Pamela Boyd
23 Aug 2019

This is a very good lecture, well presented and easy to understand and lots of little gems along the way that I can take with me.