The signs, symptoms, and possible nursing intervention to prevent and/or treat each complication are identified. Specific nursing action for care of patient in hip spica is illustrated. Removal of the cast, care of the skin after the cast is removed, and nursing intervention to assist return to function of once-casted portion of the body are all included. Part of the "Nursing Education" series.
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Available on VHS
Running time 29 minutes.
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