Arterial line vs. cuff pressure. - page 2

by dirtyhippiegirl, ADN, RN | 5,761 Views | 10 Comments

Don't know if this is in the right spot or not, but: I had a bit of a conflict with my charge nurse the other night. Had a trach'd and ventilated patient who was on sedation. His arterial line is pedal and has a long history... Read More

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    Definitely run it by the MD in future to get an order on chart and CYA. If you did all the typical things to improve the waveform, go by the cuff pressure and patient condition.

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