10TH CASE SCENARIO(Nursing).

Age / sex : 92years Female. Floor: Medical 500048 Admitted 03/05/2012. CODE STATUS: DNR( Do not resuscitate). Diagnosis: Cardiac Arrest.Fell at home.Anoxic Encephalopathy. S/p Asystolic Arrest. Acute Respiratory Failure. PMH: Afib. ,CAD,GERD,CHF,LPIDS,NEOPLASM of PANCREA.At home she went into cardiac arrest. EMS called ,CPR started at home until EMS team arrived. Placed on ventilator.Do not wean …

PPE FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS. ARE NURSES MORE AFFECTED?.

PPE is commonly used in healthcare settings specifically in laboratory, dental offices, hospitals and clinics.It is a barrier between viruses,blood ,body fluids and bacteria contaminants from reaching the skin, nose,mouth and eyes. Provision of Personal Protective Equipment is a task that should be accomplished.You cannot go to the war front without been probably equipped otherwise …