TURP is the most common operation for BPH.
Explain the purpose and function of a two-way irrigation system.
Expect bloody urine, which will clear as healing takes place.
He will be pain free.
Telling him to avoid heavy lifting for 4 to 6 weeks
Instructing him to have a soft bland diet for two weeks
Telling him to resume his previous daily activities without limitations
Recommending him to drink eight glasses of water daily
An increase in the total volume of intracranial plasma
Excessive renal perfusion with diuresis
Fluid shift from interstitial space
Fluid shift from intravascular space to the interstitial space
Debriding and covering the wounds
Frequently observing for hoarseness, stridor, and dyspnea
Establishing a patent IV line for fluid replacement
Evaluation of the peripheral IV site
Confirmation that the tube is in the stomach
Assess the bowel sound
Fluid and electrolyte monitoring
Assuring Maria that she will be cured of cancer
Assessing Maria's expectations and doubts
Maintaining a cheerful and optimistic environment
Keeping Maria's visitors to a minimum so she can have time for herself
Call the MD to change the dressing so Kathy can see the incision
Recognize that Kathy is experiencing denial, a normal stage of the grieving process
Reinforce Kathy’s belief for several days until her body can adjust to stress of surgery.
Remind Kathy that she needs to accept her diagnosis so that she can begin rehabilitation exercises.
It is a local treatment affecting only tumor cells
It affects both normal and tumor cells
It has been proven as a complete cure for cancer
It is often used as a palliative measure.
Ensuring patency of wound drainage tube
Placing the arm on the affected side in a dependent position
Restricting movement of the affected arm
Frequently elevating the arm of the affected side above the level of the heart.