Nursing > OTHER > ATI_MEDSURG_FOCUSED_REVIEW-2020 (All)

ATI_MEDSURG_FOCUSED_REVIEW-2020

Document Content and Description Below

ATI_MEDSURG_FOCUSED_REVIEWATI_MEDSURG_FOCUSED_REVIEWATI_MEDSURGATI_MEDSURG_FOCUSED_REVIEW_FOCUSED_REVIEWATI_MEDSURG_FOCUSED_REVIEW1. relaxation 2. distraction 3. cutaneous stimulation (ie acupressur... e, massage, thermal therapy, contralat stimulation) 4. guided imagery 5. hypnosis 6. biofeedback 7. music therapy 8. exercise NSAIDS have analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antiplatelet, & antipyretic effects. - Be aware of Hepatotoxic effects of Acetiminophen. Pt w/ a healthy liver should take no more than 4g/day. - prevent GI upset in pt by admin the Rx w/ food or antacids. - Monitor pt for bleeding w/ long term NSAID use. - Monitor pt for "Salicylism" (tinnitus, vertigo, decreased hearing acuity). - Application of Immobilization Devices & Traction - *Pts who have cervical fractures may be placed in a halo fixation device or cervical tongs. Purpose is to provide traction &/or immobilize the spinal column. - NURSING ACTIONS - *maintain body alignment & ensure cervical tong weights hang freely. *Monitor skin integrity by providing pin care & assessing the skin under the halo fixation vest as appropriate. - PT EDUCATION - *if the pt goes home w/ a Halo fixation device on, provide instruction on pin & vest care. *Teach the pt signs of infection & skin breakdown [Show More]

Last document update: 1 month ago

Preview 1 out of 21 pages

Reviews( 0 )

OTHER

$17.00

Add to cart

Instant download

OR

Can't Find what you want?

Post questions here
1
0

Document information


Connected school, study & course



About the document


Uploaded

1 month ago

Number of pages

21

Written in

All

Type

OTHER

Seller


Billie Sheen

Member since 6 months ago

11 Documents Sold


Additional information

This document has been written for:

Course

Nursing

Paper Category

OTHER

Uploaded

1 month ago

Downloads

 0

Views

 1

THE BEST STUDY GUIDES

Avoid resits and achieve higher grades with the best study guides, textbook notes, and class notes written by your fellow students

Avoid examination resits

Your fellow students know the appropriate material to use to deliver high quality content. With this great service and assistance from fellow students, you can become well prepared and avoid having to resits exams.

Get the best grades

Your fellow student knows the best materials to research on and use. This guarantee you the best grades in your examination. Your fellow students use high quality materials, textbooks and notes to ensure high quality

Earn from your notes

Get paid by selling your notes and study materials to other students. Earn alot of cash and help other students in study by providing them with appropriate and high quality study materials.

WHAT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT US


What is Browsegrades

In Browsegrades, a student can earn by offering help to other student. Students can help other students with materials by upploading their notes and earn money.

We are here to help

We're available through e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, and live chat.
 FAQ
 Questions? Leave a message!

Follow us on
 Twitter

Copyright © Browsegrades ¬∑ High quality services¬∑