Nursing Management for Spinal Injuries

Nursing Interventions for Spinal Injuries

Nursing Interventions: Spinal Injuries During the initial assessment and X-rays, immobilize the patient on a firm surface, with sandbags on both sides of his head. Instruct the patient not to move. If possible, avoid moving the patient because hyperflexion can damage the cord. Offer comfort and reassurance to the patient, talking to him quietly and […]