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Define: Nursing Assessment:

Fever is defined as the elevation of y adequate ventilation, adequate oxygen, cervical spine
protection if required, airway protection if required
core body temperature above normal; y Oxygen
in normal adults, the average oral adequate circulation (BP, PR , periphery)
temperature is 37°C (98.6°F). History of Presentation
Past Medical History
Allergies, Medications, Drug/Substance Use

Medical Diagnosis:

{ltered mental
S & S: Medications:

       Depends on the underlying cause.



Lab Tests: Causes/Risk Factors:

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   M  $ 


Nursing Considerations/
Patient Teaching:

Depends on the underlying cause, once determined it is

advised to teach the patient how to recognize/avoid the
situation (if feasible). Teach the caregiver, how to
recognize/avoid the situation.

Concept Map NRN202