Flashcards in COPD Deck (12):
What is an obstructive lung disorder?
What should the nurse consider when giving oxygen to the patient with an
obstructive lung disorder and why?
What are nursing management issues related to obstructive disorders?
How does a nurse know when a person is experiencing respiratory failure?
What does it mean to be in acute respiratory failure?
What are the cardiac consequences of long-term COPD?
What are key nursing care issues for a person with an endotracheal tube?
What are appropriate interventions for a person with COPD who is showing signs of
At what point do nurses intervene with an altered SpO2?
What are the parameters that indicate the need for intubation?
What needs to be done to prepare for intubation?