Acute Asthma

This Simulated Patient Encounter maps to Scenario PED 24 – Emilia Garcia – Acute Asthma – School Age – Management of Impaired Gas Exchange on the Elsevier Evolve Platform

Emilia Garcia is a 9-year-old Hispanic female with acute asthma exacerbation related to pet dander exposure. She was admitted to the hospital from her pediatrician’s office. During this scenario, learners must prioritize and implement nursing care for this pediatric patient.

Learning Objectives

– Conduct appropriate assessments
– Recognize abnormal findings and respond with needed interventions
– Communicate effectively with patient in age-appropriate manner
– Educate patient and mother on continued care and management
– Document all findings, interventions, and patient responses

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MINIMUM:

OS: Windows 10
Processor: Intel Core i5-2300 | AMD FX-4350
Memory: 4 GB RAM
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 2060
DirectX: Version 11
Storage: 12 GB available space

RECOMMENDED:

OS: Windows 10
Processor: Intel Core i7-2300 | AMD FX-4350
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 3060
DirectX: Version 11
Storage: 12 GB available space