Management of a paediatric burn patient
To cleanse the burn wound, apply QV wash to a damp cloth. Wash wound then rinse with a clean cloth to remove soap residue. Rinse burn area using a Chlorhexidine Gluconate solution. Dilute 10ml Chlorhexidine Gluconate 5 % with 500ml water. Blisters should be debrided prior to application of dressing. To do this, use a cloth to wipe over wound and
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Children's Health and Wellbeing Services Plan 2018–2028 3 The early years of a child’s life provide the foundation for future health, development and wellbeing.
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Standards of Antimicrobial Stewardship in Children’s Health Queensland • Take cultures before starting antibiotics • Cease antibiotics if cultures negative at 48 hours except if: – the child has signs of severe sepsis. – cultures were taken after antibiotic treatment was started, discuss with Infectious Diseases (ID) team.
• Obtain the respiratory rate. • Observe for equal rise and fall of the chest. • Without a stethoscope listen for any sounds such as coughing, nasal congestion, snoring, grunting, wheezing or stridor. Finish the respiratory assessment with the ‘hands on’ elements: • Ensure the trachea is centred with no deviation.
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• Cool the burn wound. Stop the burn process • Remove patient from the source of injury. • If on fire STOP, DROP, COVER face and ROLL. • Remove hot, scalding or charred clothing. • Avoid self -harm during above steps. Cool the burn wound • Cool the burn with cool running tap water for 20 minutes. If it is a chemical burn continue ...
The burn center should have qualified nurses to take care of the burn patients. Nurse staffing grids should be dictated by a patient care plan. Commitment to maintaining competencies related to burn and wound care should include a burn orientation program and ongoing burn-related educational modules. Staff should
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Jan 01, 2011 · wound is needed prior to the application of dressings or skin substitutes placed over or onto a wound that is attached with dressings. 2. Debridement is the removal of foreign material and/or devitalized or contaminated tissue from or adjacent to a traumatic or infected wound until surrounding healthy tissue is exposed. *3.
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