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Nursing care plan burns

I. Pathophysiology—Local and systemic response affecting skin and/or other tissues depending on cause of burn injury and physiological response (Hettiaratchy, 2004) a. Local responses i. Coagulation: Occurs at the point of maximum damage, causing irreversible tissue loss due to coagulation … Continue reading

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Nursing care plan renal failure acute

I. Pathophysiology a. Sudden decrease in kidney function, which may or may not be associated with a decrease in urine output and results in a buildup of toxic wastes, such as urea and creatinine in the blood b. Three well-defined … Continue reading

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