THE EYES. GLAUCOMA.(NURSING) QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

Glaucoma is an abnormal condition of elevated pressure within the eye .This is because of obstruction of the outflow of the aqueous humor. Glaucoma can be acute or chronic. This is increase in intraocular pressure, which affect 2% of population over 40years old. Acute ( Close angle)Implementation of passage of aqueous humor into the circular …

456 CASE SCENARIO. GALLBLADDER REMOVAL.

KINGDOM OF GOD HOSPITAL, LOS ANGELES,CA 900000. INTERDISCIPLINARY KADEX. Age/Sex: 51years old female. Account # Q678000543. Status: Inpatient admission. Medical Record number: Q00557813096. Location: General surgery unit. Room 300016. Attending doctor : Don’thate,Big. Patient name: Pinsol,Great. Alert and oriented x4. No respiratory distress. 02 at 2liter NC,saturation of 94%. Is patient risk for falls No. …

WHAT IS CATARACT?.

Cataract is a change in the transparency of crystalline lens of eye. CAUSES Aging. Trauma. Congenital. Systemic disease. Signs and symptoms. Blurred vision. Decreased in color perception. Photophobia. Treatment: Removal of lens under local anesthesia with sedation. Intraocular lens implantation, eye glasses or contact lens after surgery. Complications Glaucoma. Infection. Bleeding. Retinal detachment. The nurse …

TRACTION/FRACTURE/ORTHOPEDIC DOCTOR ORDERS.(NURSES)

Patient with fracture depending on the position of fracture will have traction for example bucks traction, skeletal traction, immobilizer. Pay attention to orthopedic doctor orders. For example how many pounds of traction is needed?. Place bed flat or in trendelenburg’s position. Elevation of the foot of the bed will help to prevent patient from sliding …

NURSES WITH DISABILITIES.( MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND PERSPECTIVE)

So many physically disabled nurses face discrimination among their peers, patients families and the organization. It is important to know that as a disabled nurse,you are protected under ANA new code of Ethics 2015,” Treating other family with respect, promotion of health and wholeness, safety and competence. Colleagues treating each other fairly. The (ADA)America Disability …