Understand and be able to describe why certain pain interventions work to control pain based on the type and physiology of pain. This should include non-pharm interventions related to the gate-control theory of pain.
What are all of the parasomnias and other sleep disturbance pathologies and what are the implications of those disturbances and what are common interventions that nurses can do to help patients copy with those and/or keep patients safe.
Danny is a full-term infant who was born via an emergency cesarean section for a placental abruption. Danny’s 15-year-old mother, Karla, admitted to having used “some cocaine” during her pregnancy. Karla has been discharged home but Danny is still in the hospital awaiting clearance from the Department of Social Services. Karla’s mother Anna arrives at the hospital to visit Danny. Anna is considering taking care of Danny. After trying to feed Danny for several minutes, Anna called the nurse and exclaimed, “ I believe that something is wrong with Danny. He is spitting up a lot, he gets all stiff […]