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Nursing care plan amputation

I. Pathophysiology—Partial or complete detachment of body part with residual extremity covered with well-vascularized muscle and skin, although reattachment surgery may be possible for fingers, hands, and arms a. Primarily two types of amputations i. Open or provisional: requires subsequent … Continue reading

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Nursing Care Plan ncp amputation

Amputation NCP NURSING CARE PLAN Preoperative Fear/Anxiety Deficient knowledge Postoperative Acute/Chronic pain incisional pain phantom limb pain Actual/Risk for impaired tissue integrity Impaired physical mobility Risk for falls Potential complications hematoma formation necrosis of skin flap knee and hip contractures … Continue reading

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