10. Sexuality

Learning Objective:

10.1 Describes issues related to changes in sexual functioning and relationships following stroke which may include: altered body image, fear; changes in physical mobility; impact of medications; energy levels; self-esteem; spouse versus caregiver role; continence; family planning and changes in sexual behaviours related to frontal lobe changes.

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Suggested Evaluation Methods:

Successful completion of SWO Acute Stroke Unit Orientation: Module 11 & quiz.