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Cardiac Catheterization Nursing Care Plans

4 Cardiac Catheterization Nursing Care Plans

Cardiac catheterization is an invasive procedure in which a small flexible catheter is inserted through a vein or artery (usually the femoral vein) into the heart for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes.
Hypothermia

Hypothermia

Hypothermia: Body temperature below normal range.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) causes infections of the lungs and respiratory tract. Infection with respiratory syncytial virus which manifests primarily as bronchiolitis or viral pneumonia, is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) in infants and young children.
Epiglottitis Nursing Care Plans

5 Epiglottitis Nursing Care Plans

Nursing care planning goals of a child with epiglottitis consists in providing the child with immediate emergency care to avoid the development of further complications. Here are five (5) nursing care plans (NCP) for epiglottitis.
Chicken Pox (Varicella) Nursing Care Planning and Management

Chicken Pox (Varicella)

Chickenpox is a very contagious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV).
Meningitis Nursing Care Plans

7 Meningitis Nursing Care Plans

Nursing goals for a child with meningitis include adequate cerebral tissue perfusion through reduction in ICP, maintain normal body temperature, protection against injury, enhance coping measures, accurate perception of environmental stimuli, restoring normal cognitive functions and prevention of complications.
Kawasaki Disease Nursing Care Management: Study Guide

Kawasaki Disease

Kawasaki disease or mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome is an acute, febrile disease that is most often seen in boys younger than 5 years.
6 Kawasaki Disease Nursing Care Plans

6 Kawasaki Disease Nursing Care Plans

Nursing goals for a child with Kawasaki disease may include increased understanding of the parents and child about the disease condition, medical treatment and planned follow-up care, relief of pain, improved physical mobility, adequate coping, and absence of complications. Here are six (6) nursing care plans (NCP) for Kawasaki Disease.
Febrile Seizure Nursing Care Plans

4 Febrile Seizure Nursing Care Plans

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.
Febrile Seizure Nursing Care Planning and Management

Febrile Seizure

Febrile seizures are seizures or convulsions that occur in young children and are triggered by fever.

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