A 40-year-old man with peptic ulcer disease reports vomiting, nausea, dry mucous membranes, and abdominal pain for the last 2 days. His BP is 92/64 and pulse is 120. His laboratory results show a serum sodium level of 125 mEq/L, urine sodium level of 5 mEq/L, and measured serum osmolality of 270 mOsm/L.
Pathophysiology, diagnostic tests & nursing management.
Guillain-Barré syndrome is an autoimmune attack on the peripheral nerve myelin. The result is acute, rapid segmental demyelination of peripheral nerves and some cranial nerves, producing ascending weakness with dyskinesia (inability to execute voluntary movements), hyporeﬂexia, and paresthesias(numbness).
In order to be a productive nursing team we ought to inculcate within us the dynamics & benefits of interdependence, self to group discipline, creating strong communication skills & group support.
By combining the social aspect of peer group meeting and the educational front, study groups encourage learners to express themselves freely which further reinforces their knowledge.
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