Nursing Interventions Essay Assignment Paper
The client consumed less than 10% of her dinner and drank only 250ml if water with her meal. She explains that it hurts to swallow or put anything in her mouth. She is complaining of more pain (3/10), which has increased in consistency, in her right calf. She is on call for her ultrasound. The client’s husband went home to feed the family dog and call their children to notify them of their mother’s hospitalization. The client’s call light is activated. She is sitting in a chair several feet from her bed when you enter the room. She complains of a sudden onset of severe chest pain and appears diaphoretic and extremely short of breath.
13. Identify a minimum of five nursing interventions that you need to initiate immediately upon entering her room and observing her condition.
14. She is transferred to the medical intensive care unit. Provide a brief explanation of nursing actions you need to take related to her transfer.