Charts and Figures: Inflammatory Response
(via nursetinkerbell)Source: thenursingblog.info
*Note: Those with cystic fibrosis have skin that “taste salty” *(caused by excessive secretions from sweat glands) hot topic for NCLEX/HESI questions!
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key S/S: Very high bs (>240), breath is fruity smelling, and kussmaul respirations.
Nursing Interventions: “Hi E”
I-insulin (if the bs is high enough you will put the patient on IV insulin [per do], only regular insulin can be given IV)