N261 HAL Neurological Assessment HESI Case Study

syncope
a sudden loss of strength, a temporary loss of consciousness (a faint) due to lack of cerebral blood flow (e.g. low BP)

paresis
a partial or incomplete paralysis

vertigo
a rotational spinning sensation (versus dizziness, which is just a light-headed, swimming sensation without rotation)

dysphagia
difficulty swallowing

dysphasia
difficulty with language comprehension or expression

dysarthria
difficulty forming words