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2015 NCLEX Med-Surg - Perioperative Care
Types of Shock
Indirect Pump Failure
Lost Vascular Tone
Chest Tubes: Management and Care
Confirm suction order
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
If tube dislodges from patient, use petroleum gauze taped 3 ways
If drainage system is damaged, place disconnected drainage tube in sterile water
Head to Toe Assessment
Dehiscence or Evisceration
Turn, Cough, Deep Breathe, Incentive Spirometer
Lower Extremity Exercises
Compression Stockings or SCD's
Handoff to Surgery
Wind (Days 1-3)
Water (Days 3-5)
Urinary Tract Infection from Catheter
Walking (Days 4-6)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Wound (Days 5-7)
Wonder Drugs (Days 7+)
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