Nanno K.

asked • 10/22/21

Please help me with this question

Mr. Jim had R total hip replacement 1 day ago. He's having trouble coughing up secretions after her surgery, complaining of SOB & a sensation of "tightness" in his chest, pale & sweating. His apical rate is 127 bpm, laboured resp. rate of 26, and BP of 140/90.

-Why is he having difficulty coughing secretions? Explain.

-Why is he experiencing SOB? Explain.

-Why is he pale & sweating? Explain.

-Explain his VS.

-What assessments should you do?

-What's his Nursing Diagnosis?

-Identify Interventions (treatment/preventions)

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