nursing inteventions

Nursing Interventions for Liver Cirrhosis

Monitor vital signs, intake and output and electrolyte levels to determine fluid volume status. Maintain some periods of rest with legs elevated to mobilize edema and ascites. Alternate rest periods with ambulation. To assess fluid retention, measure and record abdominal girth every shift. Weight the patient daily and document his weight. Administer diuretics, potassium and […]