List s/s of Heatstroke
Temp >104F (40C)
Tachycardia and HYPOtension
When is a patient with a DVT allowed to ambulate?
Bed rest is no longer required for a DVT pt. when the patient is no longer having severe edema or leg pain.
Early ambulation does not increase short-term risk of pulmonary embolism
It can also reduce edema and leg pain
A client who is on life support has been declared brain dead. Who needs to be contacted after every client death (per hospital protocol)?
Local organ procurement services (OPS)
T or F: A parent cannot refuse life saving treatment for their child, regardless of spiritual or religious beliefs.
True: Parents can only refuse these treatments for themselves, not for minors.