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common SYMPTOMS found in pts with hematological, problems
fatigue, hypoxia, pallor
activity to rest ratio
1:3
encourage foods with what vitamins/minerals?
Vit. B12, fe & vit. C
encourage foods with, leafy greens, whole grains
folic acid
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, ETIOLOGY
decreased clotting factors
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, 3 SYMPTOMS are?
bleeding gums, bruises, oozing from IV sites
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING CARE
don't disturb clots; use, small gauge needles for injections, use electric razor
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, American Association of Blood Banking, PRBC's diluted with
NS
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, American Association of Blood Banking, PRBC's diluted with NS can be infused thru a
23-25 G needle
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, American Association of Blood Banking, PRBC's, 1 unit approx. ? hrs
1-1/2
HEMORRHAGIC TENDENCIES, No [..] containing products
ASA
Darvon, arthritis drugs, cold meds, AlkaSeltzer, Motrin are examples of, products containing ?
ASA
MUCOSITIS is another term for?
ORAL LESIONS
ORAL LESIONS (MUCOSITIS, IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING CARE ? toothbrush
very soft
ORAL LESIONS (MUCOSITIS), IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING CARE, don't use
flossing or toothpics
ORAL LESIONS (MUCOSITIS, IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING CARE, mouth wash
non-alcoholic
ORAL LESIONS (MUCOSITIS, IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING CARE, wet tea bag, vit. E oil, Oralease, lidocaine, hurricane, NOT
glycerine swabs
DYSPNEA, CAUSE
ANEMIA
DYSPNEA, SYMPTOMS
>SOB, >HR >R
DYSPNEA, SYMPTOMS, HEART MURMURS
SYSTOLIC
What do you want to use to clean the mouth of a pt mucositis?
diute H2O2 or baking soda & water
What is the diution of peroxide or baking soda to water to use for someone with mucositis?
1:9 perioxide : water
DYSPNEA, ASSESS FOR [..] WITH ACTIVITY
DECOMPENSATION
BONE PAIN, IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING CARE, DONT [..] EXTREMITIES
PULL OR GRAB
cause of INFECTIONS
IMMATURE OR NONFUNCTIONAL, WBC'S
INFECTIONS are a COMMON CAUSE OF
DEATH
INFECTIONS WBC SHIFT TO
THE LEFT
INFECTIONS SHIFT TO THE LEFT is > in [..] cells
BLAST
INFECTIONS SYMPTOMS: ANY TEMP [..] is, CONSIDERED AN INFECTION;
OVER 100
INFECTIONS, NURSING CARE, EMPHASIZE IMPORTANCE OF
GOOD, HANDWASHING
NEUTROPENIC PRECAUTIONS, NEUTROPHIL COUNT
<1000
NO LIVE PLANTS, NO RAW FRESH FRUIT/VEGETABLES, NO RECTAL TEMPS, STRICT HANDWASHING, NO LUNCH MEATS, NO RAW OR RARE MEATS with neutrophil count of?
NEUTROPHIL COUNT <1000
MAY HAVE PROTOCOL FOR STERILIZATION OF, FOOD
BMT'S
keep, nails short, use liquid or lanolin based soap, use, lotions, take showers not baths, use soap sparingly
PRURITUS
CAUSE: most are chronic diseases, frequent, hospitalizations, increasing dependence
ANXIETY
IMPLCATIONS FOR NURSING CARE: use, humor, community support through referrals, , listen to the patient and the family, allow some, decision-making
ANXIETY