Principles of Wound Management in the Clinical Environment

submitted 5 months ago, Thursday, Jun 20, 2019, 19:14:46 by arwriter001 in Writing / Speaking
  Principles of Wound Management in the Clinical Environment
John Jones, age 32, is admitted to your ward after post-surgical lancing of a cutaneous abscess located on his perineum. The abscess was caused by MRSA bacteria. The abscess required excision and drainage to remove pus and debris.Mr. Jones is under police guard as he has been on remand at the nearby Correctional Center for the past 2 days awaiting trial related to holding an illegal drug. Mr. Jones has a history of IV heroin use and homelessness. He states that he last used heroin “about 4 days ago”. Mr. Jones’s medical history reveals that he has previously been admitted to hospital for depression and a suicide attempt. His blood tests returned positive for Hepatitis C. Insulin levels are within the normal range and chest X ray returned clear. His BMI is 20 kg/m2, weight is 65 kg and height 180 cm.You read the surgeon’s post-operative instructions:Wound cavity to be dressed daily with Betadine-soaked gauze packing,Mr. Jones is visited by the wound management nurse who documented the following in his notes:
rated 0 times (+0)  (-0) - comments: 0 - hits: 12 - assignmentresearchwriter.com


There are no comments for this article.
Only authorized users can leave comments. Please sign in first, or register a free account.
Published By


Member since May 25, 2019
Location: n/a
User not following anyone yet.
You might also like
  Human resource strategy proposal for bp
The changes in business and the impact of globalisation on increased competitiveness have pushed organisations to incorporate a strategic approach to human resource management...
  Restoration of an Endodontically Treated Tooth : Assignment Guides
The process of root canal treatment and the subsequent choice of restorative technique undoubtedly require careful consideration so as to prevent possible failure of the...
  Mobile Computing and Social Networking in Healthcare Delivery
Mobile computing has dramatically changed how information is accessed and shared. Wireless networking has been an enabler of mobile computing. One profession that mobile...
  Effectiveness of Death Penalty
Whether the death penalty is a valid or an invalid form of executing punishment, the concept has elicited debates for a long time now, with various arguments rooted on different...
  Effects of Financing Systems on Higher Eduaction : Assignment Guides
When a government funds for higher education, equality, fairness and justice is enhanced. In this case, as far as funding is merit based, the deserving students have equal...
  Abortion Should Remain Legal
Abortion has been an issue of controversy for many years. This debate is evident at individual, political, social, and legal levels. Currently, over 30 countries in the world...
  Understanding the Nature and Forms of Cyber Bullying
In a rapidly advancing IT society, the issue of cyber bullying and the manner it is exacerbated at all levels, raises fundamental questions. The question is whether it is a...
  Efficient market Hypothesis
Availability of details to all investors concurrently, and essential content in the real market should be advocated. Rationality of investors is, therefore, influenced by other...