Assessment, Differential Nursing Diagnosis, Planning, and Implementation in the Nursing Care of OB/GYN Emergencies

Overview

The Critical Outcome of this lesson is to help Emergency Nurses assess, identify, and manage obstetric and gynecologic emergencies in the emergency department.

Author(s): Michelle MunroView Details of Author
Year: 2013
Keywords: Assessment, Differential Nursing Diagnosis, Planning, Implementation, Nursing Care, Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Emergencies
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Objectives

 

Describe the assessment of the pregnant female
Delineate the nursing process in the management of a patient with an obstetric or gynecological emergency
Apply the nursing process when analyzing a case specific simulation
Predict the differential diagnosis when presented with specific information regarding the history of a patient
List and know common drugs used in the emergency department to manage obstetric and gynecological emergencies
Consider age-related factors

 

Acknowledgment

University of Michigan (UM)

Ghana Emergency Nurses Collaborative Project