Geriatric Sepsis

The case takes place in a community elder care facility. The patient is a 90 yo male resident in the facility who was participating in activities at the daycare center when he was seen to begin staggering. He was then brought to the health room for examination by the learner, who is the nurse working at the facility. The patient presents with fever, decreased consciousness level, increased respiratory rate, increased heart rate, and cyanosis. Student is expected to perform exam, begin interventions, and call for transfer of patient to local hospital for further care.

Additional information

Learner

Nursing

Contributor

IUHW Japan

Case Setting

Assisted Living Facility

Specialty

Geriatrics

Room Size

12×12

Language

English, Japanese

Status

Not For Purchase