aspiration prevention

aspiration prevention

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as personal actions to prevent the passage of fluid and solid particles into the lung. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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A resident health program is aimed at issues such as resident hygiene, skin care, Foley catheter care, aspiration prevention, TB screening, and immunization for pneumococcal pneumonia and influenza.