NRSG258: Acute Care And Nursing


  • Discuss the aetiology and pathophysiology of the patient’s presenting condition (LO1;
  • Critically discuss the underlying pathophysiology of the patient’s post-operative deterioration. Prioritize, outline and justify the appropriate nursing management of the patient during this time.
  • Identify three (3) members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team, apart from the primary medical and nursing team, who you would involve in the care of the patient before their discharge and provide justification for their involvement. (LO1; LO4: LO5;

Provide an introduction to the case study – what are you going to discuss. Write the introduction last after you know what you have discussed.

  • Discuss the aetiology and pathophysiology of the presenting condition (Fibroids or benign prostatic hyperplasia) – where does the problem arise?
  • What are they and briefly how do they occur?
  • What is are the signs and symptoms?
  • What is the cause?

Cynthia and Peter are 1 hr post-op and have some abnormal vital signs

  • Discuss aetiology and pathophysiology of Cynthia or Peter’s vital signs post-op.
  • What are normal vital signs (reference required)
  • How do the vital signs link to their presenting condition?
  • How they might be influenced by their co morbidities or lifestyle, and what effect might these have?
  • What could be the causes of all her symptoms if taken together?
  • What is the normal hourly urine output (reference required) and what reasons could there be a low output Priorities of care
  • What are the specific care needs 1 hr post-op for Cynthia or Peter?
  • What do you need to do about their abnormal vital signs
  • What is safe care 1 hrs post-operatively for Cynthia or Peter Referrals
  • Review Cynthia and Peter’s history. Which MDT professionals would assist them best in their recovery post discharge from the hospital? (You can use relevant Australian professional websites for the
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