Diagnosis and management of patients with Bell's palsy.

  • Tracy Mooney
  • Published 2013 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…


Bell's palsy (idiopathic facial paralysis) is the most common cause of acute unilateral facial nerve paralysis. Although it is usually a self-limiting condition, it can be distressing for the patient. Many people who experience one-sided facial paralysis fear that it is a symptom of stroke. However, there are subtle differences between Bell's palsy and… (More)
DOI: 10.7748/ns2013.

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