Corneal Ulcer

Nursing interventions for Corneal Ulcer

Assess patient’s eyes routinely each shift. Assess the degree and duration of visual disturbance. Evaluate the adequacy of blinking and eyelid closure.If the eyes appear closed, careful inspection with a penlight or flashlight should be performed to assure the lids are, in fact, completely closed.In a sedated patient with seemingly closed eyes, the upper eyelids […]