NonST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Nstemi and Unstable Angina

Diagnosis Acute coronary syndrome 4. Vital Signs q1h. Call physician if pulse gt 90, lt 60 BP gt 150 90, lt 90 60 R gt 25, lt 12 T gt 38.5C. 5. Activity Bed rest with bedside commode. 7. Nursing Guaiac stools. If patient has chest pain, obtain 12-lead ECG and call physician. 8. Diet Cardiac diet, 1-2 gm sodium, low fat, low cholesterol. No caffeine or temperature extremes. 10. Special Medications -Oxygen 2-4 L min by NC. -Aspirin 325 mg PO, chew and swallow...

Impetigo Scalded Skin Syndrome and Staphylococcal Scarlet Fever

Diagnosis Impetigo, scalded skin syndrome or staphylococcal scarlet fever 6. Nursing Warm compresses tid prn. -Nafcillin (Nafcil) or oxacillin (Bactocill, Prostaphlin) 100-200 mg kg day IV IM q4-6h, max 12 gm day OR -Dicloxacillin (Dycill, Dynapen, Pathocil) 25-50 mg kg day PO qid x 5-7days, max 2 gm day caps 125, 250, 500 mg elixir 62.5 mg 5 mL OR -Cephalexin (Keflex) 25-50 mg kg day PO qid, max 4 gm day caps 250, 500 mg drops 100 mg mL susp 125 mg 5 mL, 250 mg 5 mL tabs 500 mg, 1 gm OR...