UNIT I: Adult With Safety Needs

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UNIT I: Adult With Safety Needs
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Nursing 1410 UALR Safety Needs Pre OP
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Unit I: Care of the Middle Age Adult With Safety Needs
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  1. What type of surgery is best described as a surgery being done to reduce pain, increase comfort without any expectations to cure the problem?
    Palliative Surgery
  2. Which phase describes the period of time that begins with transfer of the patient to the operating room table and continues until the patient is admitted to the postanesthesia care unit?
    Intraoperative phase

    Med-Surg. p. 424
  3. Which phase is described as the period of times that begins with the admission of the patient to the PACU and ends after follow-up evaluation in the clinical setting or home?
    Post-Operative Phase

    Med-Surg. p. 424
  4. Which is described as the period of time that constitutes the surgical experience; includes the preoperative, intraoperative, and post op phases of nursing care?
    Postoperative phase

    Med. Surg. p. 424
  5. What includes outpatient, same-day, or short stay surgery that doesn't require an overnight hospital stay?
    Ambulatory surgery
  6. Period of time from when the decision for surgical interventionis made to when the pt. is transferred to the operating table.
    Preoperative phase.
  7. Which of the following is an example of a diagnostic surgical procedure?

    1. Excision of a tumor
    2. Biopsy
    3. Multiple Wound Repair
    4. Facelift
    2. Biopsy

    • Med. Surg. p. 425.
    • Biopsy, exploratory laparotomy
  8. Which of the following is an example of a curative surgical procedure?
    1. Excision of a tumor
    2. Biopsy
    3. Multiple Wound Repair
    4. Facelift
    1. Exicision of a tumor.

    p. 425
  9. In which phase does the nurse discuss and review the advanced directive document?
    Preoperative Phase...Known as Preadmission Testing
  10. The nurse is responsible for calculating the effects on patient of excessive fluid loss or gain during the intraoperative phase. True or False
    True.

    p. 426
  11. Mrs. Jones comes in with report of severe bleeding, what category of surgery would this be labeled?
    • Emergent: Without delay
    • Bladder or intestinal obstruction, Fractured Skull, Gunshot Wound, Extensive Burns. p. 427
  12. Willy Beard comes to the hospital complaning of flank pain and has been diagnosed with kidney stones and is told he will need to have surgery. What type of surgery based on urgency would this be?
    Urgent: Within 24-30 Hours
  13. Ms. Z has been diagnosed with cataracts and the doctor has informed her that surgery is going to be necessary. What category of surgery is this based on urgency?
    Required

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