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NUR 221 Ch. 25 infection part 2 …

NUR 221 Ch. 25 infection part 2
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  • 1. Adequate staffing
    Sterilization
    Disinfection
    Patient placement:
    Cohorting
    Patient transportation
    Infection Control
  • 2. CDC and Prevention Transmission–Based Guidelines
    Standard Precautions:
    Respiratory hygiene/cough etiquette (RH/CE)
    Safe injection practices
  • 3. Airborne Precautions
    Droplet Precautions
    Contact Precautions
    Transmission-Based Precautions
  • 4. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
    Vancomycin (Vancocin)
    Linezolid (Zyvox)
    Community-associated MRSA
    The best way to decrease the incidence of this growing problem is health teaching
  • 5. Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE)
    Multidrug resistant tuberculosis
    Gonorrhea
    Vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (VISA)
    Vancomycin-resistant S. aureus (VRSA)
    Other MDROs
  • 6. OSHA
    Federal laws to protect workers
    Sharps handling
    Prevention of transmission to family
    Change clothes before leaving work
    Keep work clothes separate from others
    Take shower on arrival to home
    Care to not contaminate personal equipment such as stethoscopes and scissors
    Occupational Exposure
  • 7. Problems from Inadequate Antimicrobial Therapy
    Noncompliance or nonadherence
    Legal sanctions that compel a patient to complete treatment
    Tuberculosis
    Septicemia
    Septic shock
  • 8. History
    Physical assessment and clinical manifestations
    Psychosocial assessment
    Collaborative Care
  • 9. Laboratory assessment including:
    Culture and antibiotic sensitivity testing
    Complete blood count
    Erythrocyte sedimentation rate
    Serologic testing
    Imaging assessment
    Collaborative Care
  • 10. Hyperthermia R/T increased metabolic rate
    Risk for Social Isolation R/T altered state of wellness
    Acute Pain R/T physical injury
    Fatigue R/T disease state
    Risk for Deficit Fluid Volume R/T hypermetabolic state
    Collaborative problems
    Risk for Septic Shock
    Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
    Nursing Diagnoses
  • 11. Home care management
    Health teaching
    Health care resources
    Community-Based Care

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