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Study Guide

Nursing Skills Laboratory Twelve


DATE:

  1. November 8 or 13, 2001

NURSING INTERVENTIONS CLASSIFICATION (NIC):

  1. Domain 2: Physiological: Complex (Care That Supports Homeostatic Regulation)
    1. L (Skin/Wound Management): Interventions to maintain or restore tissue integrity
      1. Cleaning an abdominal wound and applying a sterile abdominal dressing
        1. (3440 Incision Care; 3360 Wound Care)
      2. Applying an abdominal binder
        1. (3360 Wound Care)
      3. Applying an ace bandage to a leg
        1. (3360 Wound Care)
      4. Applying a sling to an arm
        1. (3360 Wound Care)

READ CAREFULLY:

  1. Taylor, Lillis, & LeMone, Chapter 37 (pp. 909-921)
  2. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Cleaning an Abdominal Wound and Applying a Sterile Abdominal Dressing
  3. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Applying an Abdominal Binder
  4. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Applying an Ace Bandage to a Leg
  5. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Applying a Sling to an Arm

TERMS TO KNOW:

  1. Bandages
  2. Binders
  3. Sling

LEARNING ACTIVITIES:

  1. Read the following PRIOR to lab:
    1. Taylor, Lillis, & LeMone, Chapter 37 (pp. 909-921)
    2. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Cleaning an Abdominal Wound and Applying a Sterile Abdominal Dressing
    3. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Applying an Abdominal Binder
    4. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Applying an Ace Bandage to a Leg
    5. Nursing Skills Laboratory Procedure: Applying a Sling to an Arm
  2. View the following videotapes PRIOR to lab:
    1. Wound Care (Medcom video; 24 mins)
    2. Bandages and Binders (Concept Media video; 19 mins.)
  3. Take a written test on the following DURING lab:
    1. Cleaning an abdominal wound and applying a sterile abdominal dressing
    2. Applying an abdominal binder
    3. Applying an ace bandage to a leg
    4. Applying a sling to an arm
  4. Demonstration/redemonstration of the following skills DURING lab:
    1. Cleaning an abdominal wound and applying a sterile abdominal dressing
    2. Applying an abdominal binder
    3. Applying an ace bandage to a leg
    4. Applying a sling to an arm

STUDY QUESTIONS TO REVIEW FOR TEST:

  1. The proper technique for cleaning an abdominal wound and applying a sterile abdominal dressing.
  2. The proper technique for applying an abdominal binder.
  3. The proper technique for applying an ace bandage to a leg.
  4. The proper technique for applying a sling to an arm.

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