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Cancer patient. Cancer risks.
Stop using turning booths. Limited alcohols to three drinks per week.
Chemotherapy. Fatigue. Pallor. Weakness. Headache. What is the diagnosis.
Clients room. Diagones of cancer physician leavce the room. Nurse best option is
Provide emotional support. In copying with diagnosis.
Chemotherapy. Tumor has disgusted a stage 1v. T4. N3. Interpretation
Metas razed and there lymp involvement.
Thin elderly woman. Wit cancer. Lost 10 pounds. Teaching will be
Eat small frequbg meals.
Drink liquid supp increae nutrients
Eat more warm food and avoid cold. Keep diary and record Intake.
Breast cancer patient. Radiation. Initial assess done. Inportant Diagones is.
Risk for infection. Because they are going or radioan p
Client wishes to qiet smoking. Will my risk of lunger cancer be the same as a non smoke.t.
Risk of lung cancer will decrease if you quit but will be higher than a non smoker.
Thin 86 year old. Lung chance wight chest X-ray.
Determine the client and family wishes regarding diagnosis testing.
Ventriculostomy for Icp pt who got struck with a hammer.
A cath is places insid the Brian and is attached to a bedside monitor that will continuously assess the Icp.
Highest priority with pt wth vetrio
Norma Icp is 10 to 15. Or 5 to 15. Mmhg.
Signs of increasing Icp.
Not correctly all of thesee Headache. Gsc 3. Resp to deep stimuli only. Arms flexed. Bp 168. Cheyenne stroke breathing. Pupil of 4 mm. 2 deep tendon reflex in Lower extremities.
ECG Tomorow readinf
Stay awake as much as possible tonight.
Maintain air way.
Elevate head of bed.
Maintain cervical spinal stability.
Provide calm restless. Enviromwnt.
Medications for icu.
Osmotic diuretics. Draws water out.
Loop. Decrease water retention. Reduce pressure
Antipyretic. Control fever
Cortical steroid. Prevent edema.
Brian Injury. Interrupted family process. Highest priority intervention.
Encourage family to ask questions and express concens
Sever head injury. Expects signs of worsening cerebral edema to occur in.
Not 24 hours.
Either 36. 72. 48.
Head injury. ICP prioriy intervention is.
Increasinf Brian pressure decrease amour of blood to the brain. Kelly moneo
Early signs of meningitis
Postive. Brudzinki. Not neg.
( Chills. Seizure. Paralyis. ) not right. Not sure of Nuchal rigidity.
Rate 48. Bp 140
Signs of increased Icp.
Increased Icp. To reduce stimuli by planning
Room dark and quiet.
Family be quiet. Minimize touch.
Elevate head of bed. Place sing on client door that says no visitors allowed. Provide all care at one time to provide periods of rest. "