Rasmussen NUR2790 Module 4 Discussion Latest NUR2790 Professional Nursing III Module 4 Discussion Gas Exchange
Mr. Nguyen is a 58-year-old patient that had septic shock and developed Acute Respiratory
Distress Syndrome. He is orally intubated and on a mechanical ventilator. He is
paralyzed and sedated.
manifestations might you observe for a patient with ARDS?
complications can Mr. Nguyen develop from being mechanically ventilated?
priority nursing interventions to prevent complications associated with
interventions can be implemented specifically to prevent the development of
Ventilator Acquired Pneumonia (VAP)?
orienting in the ICU, the nurse you are working with is not implementing the
VAP interventions. What would you do?