nursing intervention

Nursing Interventions for Filariasis

Monitor client’s vital signs, particularly the temperature. Assess skin color and integrity. Note for wounds, bleeding or any skin changes. Assess for any discomfort and pain. Provide wound care. Elevate affected body area to reduce swelling. Administer medications if ordered and discuss them to the client. Assess for reactions to the drug therapy. Provide support […]

Nursing Interventions for Varicose Veins

Prepare the client for surgery, if scheduled. During surgery, saphenous vein is ligated and divided, then an incision is made in the ankle and a metal or plastic wire is passed the full length of the vein to the point of ligation. The wire is then withdrawn, pulling the vein as it is removed (“stripping”). […]