545 CASE SCENARIO. SEVERE SEPSIS/ HYPOTENSION.

Sepsis is the complications of life threatening infection.The most common causes of Sepsis is bacteria infection.It can lead to multiple organ failures. So treatment should be started upon arrival to emergency room immediately and Sepsis alert started and announced. Symptoms are : fever,fast heart rate, some mental confusion, low blood pressure, and difficulty with breathing. …

544 CASE SCENARIO.ABDOMINAL CELLULITIS / PEG TUBE SITE.

Cellulitis is diffuse acute infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissue. Characterized by localized heat pain,swelling, redness and occasionally by fever,malaise, Chills, headaches. If antibiotics are not given Abcess and Tissue destruction will follow. Infection will quickly develop in damage skin,in diabetes Mellitus patients or patients with poor circulation. TREATMENT: Antibiotics. Warm soakes. Keeping areas …

543 CASE SCENARIO. ELEVATED LFT,PANCREATITIS.

Follow doctor orders,your hospital policy and procedures. An inflammation of the pancreas. It can be Acute pancreatitis or Chronic pancreatitis. Acute pancreatitis is generally due to Alcoholism, certain drugs, trauma or infection.Characterize by severe pain that radiates to the back,nausea and vomiting,fever and possible anorexia. If the Common bile duct is obstructed Jaundice will develop. …

542 CASE SCENARIO. PNEUMONIA R/O TB.

Pneumonia can be life threatening especially with children and older adults above 65years old. Pneumonia is the infection that will inflame the air sacs in one of your lung or both lungs.The infected 🫁lung may be filled with air or pus. It is caused by the species of streptococcus pneumoniae.The alveoli and bronchioles will become …

541 CASE SCENARIO: PNEUMONIA. CHIEF COMPLAINT DIFFICULTY WITH RESPIRATION.

Patient had fever and productive cough with greenish Sputum for 1week.Coughing ×1 week,Shortness of breath x2days,labored breathing.Symptom worsen so he went to primary care physician.He advised patient to go to emergency room immediately. KINGDOM OF GOD HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA 900000.INTERDISCIPLINARY KARDEX. Age/Sex 25years old man. Account number Q005634372. MR #Q00058867544. Admission date 09/21/2021@08am. Admission …

LUNG CANCER BRIEF REVIEW.

Lung malignant is a Pulmonary cancer (Malignant)most often associated to Cigarette smoking is over 50% of lung cancer patients. Lung cancers have been associated with repeated exposure to substances that cause tissue irritation or inflammation. Lung cancer develops most often from chronically diseased lung or scarred. Before cancer is detected it has metastasized in most …

POST PNEUMONECTOMY NURSING INTERVENTION.

What nurses need to do after pneumonectomy are as follows: 1. Make sure that patient lies on their back or the operated side but should not lie with operative side UPPERMOST because of fear that the suture of the bronchial stump may open making it possible for fluid to drain into unoperated side and then …

TYPES OF THORACIC SURGERY AND IT’S SPECIFIC USES.

1.Exploratory Thoracotomy: It is a surgical intervention to find the cause of a disorder by opening a thoracic cavity.This is use to confirm suspected diagnosis of lung 🫁or chest disease especially for carcinoma for biopsy. 2.Pneumonectomy: This is Surgical removal of all or part of a lung, bronchogenic carcinoma when lobectomy will not remove all …

WHAT IS A BRIEF SUMMARY OF PULMONARY EMBOLISM?.

The Etiology of pulmonary Embolism is due to blood clot from a deep venous thrombosis (DVT )breaks loose from one of the veins in the lower extremities or from the Pelvis to the pulmonary artery. That is blood clot that travel from the legs or other parts of the body. Examples of these are: foreign …

540 Case Scenario.Multiple Rib Fractures/ Left Chest Tube.

KINGDOM OF GOD HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA 900000.INTERDISCIPLINARY KARDEX. Age/Sex 53years old Man. Account number :Q005634572. MR #: Q000495934293. Admitted date :09/12/2020 @0450am. Status: Inpatient. Location: Med Telemetry. Room:42111. Attending doctor :Hussein Andersona. Patient name: Banana Yorke. Resuscitation Status: Full Code. Weight :152. Height :5feet 6inches. Primary diagnosis Multiple Rib Fractures/ Left Chest Tube.(Closed head …