Flashcards in Perioperative Patient Vigilence Deck (10):
What are the three important things in preoperative patient vigilence? (actions)
Communication + Observation + Interpretation
What needs to be maintained for perfusion?
Volume + Pressure
What characteristic of the tissue can tell you that perfusion is off?
What is a good indicator in the GI tract of viability and function?
What are you checking for when you feel tissue texture?
Edema + Necrosis + Sloughing
What can produce a fruity odor from your patient?
What are options for fluid therapy?
Transfusion + Colloids + Crystalloids
What medications can be used to increase BP?
What can chronotropic drugs do?
Change heart rate