Top 10 nursing management and interventions for patients with cast

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    Hi! What would be your nursing management and interventions for patients with cast?

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    assesment of the area distal and proximal to the casted area.
    palpation of the cast itself for "hot spots"
    assessment of color and sensation of the casted extremity
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    Assure cast edges are smooth and not pressing into the skin.
    Look out for comaprtment sx....very important. Read up on compartment syndrome.


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