Laminectomy is the excision of a vertebral posterior arch and is commonly performed for injury to the spinal column or to relieve pressure/pain in the presence of a herniated disc. The procedure may be done with or without fusion of vertebrae.
Nursing goals for a child experiencing febrile seizures include maintain airway/respiratory function, maintain normal core temperature, protection from injury, and provide family information about disease process, prognosis, and treatment needs.
The nursing goals for a client with hydrocephalus may include improving cerebral tissue perfusion, reducing anxiety, preventing injury, and the absence of complications. Here are five (5) nursing care plans (NCP) for hydrocephalus:
Nursing care planning goals for a child with brain tumor centers on relieving pain, reducing anxiety, and promoting an understanding of the signs and symptoms of increased ICP and expected changes in body appearance related to the planned cranial surgery.
Here are 15 nursing care plans (NCP) and nursing diagnoses for patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia.
Use this nursing care plan and management guide to help care for patients with multiple sclerosis. Learn about the nursing assessment, nursing interventions, goals and nursing diagnosis for multiple sclerosis in this guide.
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