Thursday, September 20, 2018

Medical and Surgical Nursing

Home Medical and Surgical Nursing
Acute Glomerulonephritis nursing intervention

Acute Glomerulonephritis (AGN) Nursing Intervention

A kidney is a reddish brown, bean-shaped organ with smooth surface. It is about 12 cm x 6 cm x 3 cm (length-width-thickness) in...

Myasthenia Gravis Nursing Management

Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disorder affecting the voluntary muscles. Like other autoimmune conditions, the body attacks its own by mistake. What happens...
Multiple-Sclerosis-Nursing-Management

Multiple Sclerosis Nursing Management

Multiple Sclerosis is a condition of the central nervous system and is chronic in nature. This is described as the demyelination of the brain,...
Carbon-Monoxide-Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Intervention

Carbon Monoxide is a gas product of incomplete hydrocarbon combustion. It has the capacity to bind with the circulating blood haemoglobin, producing carboxyhemoglobin which...
meningitis

Meningitis: Types , Causes & Management

Meninges are delicate membranes surrounding the brain and the spinal cord. These membranes protect the brain by housing a fluid-filled space. In cases where...
systemic-lupus-erythematosus

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a type of autoimmune disease where the body’s own immune system attacks the healthy tissues by mistake. Lupus means...
gullainbarresyndrome

Guillain-Barré Syndrome: How Nurses Should Manage

Guillain-Barré Syndrome is a neuromuscular disorder, also termed as polyradiculoneuritis, and acute condition that involves inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy that occurs on the peripheral sensory...
Fluid Volume Deficit Nursing Management

Fluid Volume Deficit Nursing Management

Hypovolemia, otherwise known as fluid volume deficit, is an emergency condition where the water and electrolytes are lost in equal proportion (ratio of serum...
nurse palpate stomach

Appendicitis Nursing Interventions

The vermiform appendix is a narrow, tube-like organ attached to the cecum. Although it is connected to the digestive tract, it has no known...
wpmen with hyperthyroidism picture

Hyperthyroidism Nursing Management

Hyperthyroidism is a metabolic imbalance that causes overproduction of thyroid hormones. The thyroid gland is this little butterfly-shaped organ behind the larynx that produces thyroid hormones;...
man in burn running

Burns Nursing Intervention

Burns is a form of trauma or injury to body tissues, either localize in a certain body part or massive. It is caused by...

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Nursing Management

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia is a condition wherein the prostate gets enlarged, causing it to compress the urethra. This will lead to the manifestation of...