After 5 weeks on your ward Mr Bott’s condition deteriorates..
After 5 weeks on your ward Mr Bott’s condition deteriorates. You come onto the night shift and in handover his condition is described as, oral temperature is 38 degrees Celsius and he has IV hydration in progress. Mr Bott’s fluid input and output are being monitored. Mr Bott’s right heel is now a stage 2 pressure injury and he has been complaining of chest pain when he coughs. (min 150 words question 5)
a) Being unwell and receiving care for even a period of time can result in increased risk and complications to the client. Provide 4 examples of those risks or complications