respiratory status

respiratory status

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as movement of air in and out of the lungs and exchange of carbon dioxide and oxygen at the alveolar level. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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The patient's respiratory status improved with supportive therapy, and she was extubated on HD5.
Updated Findings Demonstrating Reduced Healthcare Utilization and Improved Respiratory Status for COPD Patients Presented During CHEST 2015 Annual Meeting
Over the following 48 hours, her respiratory status gradually improved and she no longer required supplemental oxygen.
These patients may be at risk of serious exacerbation of their cardiac or respiratory status during infusions.
Patients who have an underlined chronic respiratory disease like asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ( COPD) are now experiencing a worsening of their respiratory status with coughing, breathlessness," Guleria said.
Similar effects of water pipe smoking and deep inhalation cigarette smoking on respiratory status were found.
The safety of mobilisation and its effect on haemodynamic and respiratory status of intensive care patients.
His respiratory status needs to be stabilized, and would probably require mechanical ventilation.
Deputy head of the Near East university hospital Ercan Kaptanoglu told reporters yesterday morning that Denktash's respiratory status had improved on Friday, while his heart was stable.
His respiratory status deteriorated and he was transferred to the intensive care unit, but was not intubated.
The section on principles of examination is geared toward entry-level students, and covers history, observation, palpation, and examination of strength, motion, and neurological, cardiovascular, and respiratory status.
General guidelines used included cardiac status (myocardial infarction or new-onset angina in last 3 months or unstable angina), cardiac valvular disease, significant arrhythmia, heart failure, poor respiratory status ([FEV.

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