Hi all! Ok so I'm struggling trying to figure out nursing diagnoses and the order if which they would go for my client with left foot and leg cellulitis. Here is his history: 45 yo male. He says he doesn't have much feeling in that foot, and he wanted his foot elevated with 3 pillows on the bed.
Nursing Care Plan for Cellulitis | Diseases And Disorders | Medicine
Nursing Care Plan for Cellulitis
Marie was punctured by a sharp tree branch during their camping weekend at the forest. Since cellulitis is not a reportable disease, the exact prevalence is uncertain; however, it is a relatively common infection affecting all racial and ethnic groups. Preventing cellulitis is more favorable than trying to treat one.
As verbalized by the patinet. O : -swelling of the right foot -skin redness -skin lesions Impaired skin integrity related to bacterial infection as manifested by the swelling of the right foot. To assist bodys natural process of repair.