Mrs Nalini Bhatt is a 73-year-old woman. She began complaining of ‘seeing double’ and after visiting her local optometrist was told to go to the emergency department as there were changes in her intraocular pressure. Clinical examination has been performed and it is suspected that Nalini has a brain tumour. You are the Registered Nurse assigned to care for her.
1)What would be the psychological and physical impact of having a brain tumour,for an older person?