Nursing diagnosis – RISK FOR PERIOPERATIVE POSITIONING INJURY

ShareRISK  FOR  PERIOPERATIVE-POSITIONING INJURY DEFINITION At risk for inadvertent anatomical and physical changes as a result of posture on equipment used during an invasive/surgical procedure RISK FACTORS • Disorientation • Muscle weakness • Edema • Obesity • Emaciation • Sensory–perceptual • Immobilization disturbances from anesthesia ASSESSMENT FOCUS    (Refer  to  comprehensive  assessment  parameters.) • Activity/exercise • [...]