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Abdominal paracentesis Procedure Purposes Complications Nursing care

ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS,Purposes of ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS,General rules for ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS Procedure, Preparation of articles,Nurses responsibility in administration of ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS Procedure
Signs and symptoms of adverse affect all information about ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS Procedure, Detaled mentioned Below

ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS PROCEDURE DEFINITION:-

Introducing needle into an abdominal cavity to collect the fluid
Or
Puncturing of the peritoneal (abdominal) cavity in order to removal of fluid(ascites)

Abdominal Paracentesis Purpose:-

  •  For relieving pressure in peritoneal cavity,
  •  For drainage fluid from abdominal cavity in Ascites condition.
  •  For pressure relieving on the organs of chest and abdomen,
  •  Cirrhosis of liver with Ascites,
  •  For lab diagnosis (Histopathology e.g, cancer, Biochemistry values e.g. Albumin),

Equipment:-

ABDOMINAL PARACENTESIS EQUIPMENTSaTOZNUS

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  • Sterile tray
  •  Pig tail catheter,
  •  Sterile trocar and cannulla,
  •  Syringe 10ml,
  •  Needle Gauze No: 18,
  •  Three-way cannulla,
  •  I.v. set,
  •  Sterile Test tube with sealed container for lab diagnosis,
  •  Pint jug (500ml),
  •  Vacuumed Collecting bottle or jar,
  •  Mackintosh and towel,
  •  Two sterile towels,
  •  Abdominal binder,

Surgical dressing set:-

  •  Spirit,
  •  Savlon,
  •  Betadine,
  •  Gauze pieces,
  •  Gauze pads,
  •  Transfer forceps,
  •  Cotton balls,
  •  Artery forceps,

Abdominal Paracentesis Procedure and Nursing management:-

  •  Check for the physician’s order,
  •  Explain to procedure to patient and patient relatives what to be going to done,
  • Take written consent from patient and patient relatives,
  • Shave and Skin prepare should be done,
  • Record the patient vital e,g. Temperature,B.P,pulse,Spo2,
  •  Provide privacy,
  •  Maintain I. V, line, if any emergency to give fluids and medications,
  •  Paint abdomen with Betadine,
  •  Assist to Doctor, giving needed articles, such as cotton swabs, sterile towels, etc…
  •  Needle should be inserted z-track technique,
  •  Monitor patient during procedure,
  •  Observe for fluid color,
  •  Measure fluid quantity,
  •  Send test tube for diagnostic tests,
  •  After finishing the procedure, seal the punctured wound with sterile dressing,
  •  Fasten the abdominal binder tightly, from the top to bottom,

After care of the patient:-

  •  Provide any hot tea if indicated,
  • Monitor patient vitals continuously,
  • monitor input and out put chart,
  • Watch for any reaction for 24 hours,

Abdomin Paracentesis Complications:-

  •  Hypo-tension,
  •  Heart failure,
  • •Internal bleeding,
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  1. This is a simple one can i get a sample in details.

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