Discuss nursing strategies to be implemented during and after a cod

Critical Thinking Questions: Code Management 1. Discuss nursing strategies to be implemented during and after a cod…

Critical Thinking Questions: Code Management 1. Discuss nursing strategies to be implemented during and after a code to provide psychosocial support to family members of patients suffering a cardiopulmonary arrest 2. A surgical patient on a general nursing unit has just been successfully defibrillated with the use of an AED by the nursing staff. He is being manually ventilated with a BVD. Identify the current nursing priorities and their rationales. 3. You are the second nurse to respond to a code. The first nurse is administering CPR. Describe your first actions and their rationales 4. Your patient has a permanent pacemaker or ICD. How would care and treatment of this patient diffe in a code situation? 5. Some hospitals are now considering allowing family members to be present during a code. a. How could the presence of family members affect the management of the code? b. What factors should you consider before permitting family members to be present?
Critical Thinking Questions: Code Management 1. Discuss nursing strategies to be implemented during and after a code to provide psychosocial support to family members of patients suffering a cardiopulmonary arrest 2. A surgical patient on a general nursing unit has just been successfully defibrillated with the use of an AED by the nursing staff. He is being manually ventilated with a BVD. Identify the current nursing priorities and their rationales. 3. You are the second nurse to respond to a code. The first nurse is administering CPR. Describe your first actions and their rationales 4. Your patient has a permanent pacemaker or ICD. How would care and treatment of this patient diffe in a code situation? 5. Some hospitals are now considering allowing family members to be present during a code. a. How could the presence of family members affect the management of the code? b. What factors should you consider before permitting family members to be present?