Assessment of Guillain-Barre Syndrome Nursing Mnemonic (GBS=PAID)

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Outline

GBS = PAID

  • G-Growing weakness
  • B-Breathing problems
  • S-Sensory disturbances
  • P-Protein present in CSF
  • A-Autonomic neuropathy
  • I-Infection
  • D-Demyelinating nerve studies

Description

There are common assessment findings that are important for a nurse to understand when caring for a patient with Guillain-Barre Syndrome

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