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5 Deep Vein Thrombosis Nursing Care Plans

The nursing care plan for the client with deep vein thrombosis include: providing information regarding disease condition, treatment, and prevention; assessing and monitoring anticoagulant therapy; providing comfort measures; positioning the body and encouraging exercise; maintaining adequate tissue perfusion; and preventing complications.

4 Pulmonary Embolism Nursing Care Plans

Here are four (4) nursing care plans (NCP) for pulmonary embolism:

Neurogenic Shock

Neurogenic shock is a distributive type of shock. It is a type of shock (a life-threatening medical condition in which there is insufficient blood flow throughout the body) that is caused by the sudden loss of signals from the sympathetic nervous system that maintain the normal muscle tone in blood vessel walls.

Peripheral Vascular Diseases Practice Quiz (20 Questions)

Nurses that are competent in the care of a patient with cardiovascular problems are able to minimize mortality and morbidity rates for these patients. Sounds good right? In this 20-item NCLEX style exam, your knowledge about the different Peripheral Vascular Diseases will be challenged. Take it and soar high on your NCLEX!

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