Card Set Information
Erythema of the skin that doesn't blanch w/ pressure
Nurse procedure for stage 1?
Monitor -> Each shift
Involves loss of skin
Nurse Procedure for stage 2?
Keep off the pressure
Minor wound care
Skin loss involving subcutaneous tissue
Nurse procedure for stage 3 & 4
Doctor order antibiotic
Involves loss of muscle, possibly bone
When skin is dark/black, need removal.
Dead tissue impairs healing
How do you prevent FOOT DROP?
W/ foot board
Do not elevate feet higher than 15degree with what patience?
Postop & Elderly
Can lead to:
inflammatory condition of the lung
-> Push on nail bed
-> Nail bed will turn white & when you release it should turn red in 3 seconds
Log rolling method
Spinal cord problem
swab the mouth
head to the side
Splint/ Cast/ Traction/ Elastic bondage
Sensation, movement, pain?, numbness or tingling?
Color, temp, capillary refil, pulse
If someone falls?
Guide them to te floor
True or False?
Nurse can baptist the baby if needed?
Last right before death, if not porgatory
No Abortion & Birth Control
Confession to prist
No left hand
Muslim & Arab American
Turn bed o meccah
Don't was the body
Women covered, same sex doctor
Kosher food, No mixing of meat and milk.