Sepsis

Mrs. Todd was admitted for bowel surgery three days ago, wound is well approximated, clean and dry, she has a saline lock, and a foley catheter. She is taking clear liquids in and her pain is managed at a pain scale of 3.

 

Learning Objectives:

1. Demonstrate evidence-based care of a patient with suspected sepsis.
2. Recognize pertinent assessment and diagnostic findings.
3. Provide patient-centered care to a septic patient.
4. Complete the steps in the sepsis bundle.

Additional information

Learner

Nursing

Contributor

UNMC College of Nursing

Case Setting

MedSurg

Specialty

Infectious Disease, Internal medicine, Surgery

Room Size

12×12

Language

English

Status

For Purchase