Alterations in Skin Integrity and Would Healing. Lisa M. Dunn MSN/Ed, RN, CCRN, CNE. Exemplar: Xerosis (Dryness). A common problem among older patients Fine flaking of the stratum corneum Generalized pruritus
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Alterations in Skin Integrity and Would Healing
Lisa M. Dunn MSN/Ed, RN, CCRN, CNE
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B. Performing strict hand-washing technique
C. Wearing gloves and a gown only when giving direct care to the patient.
D. Wearing protective garb, including a mask, gloves, cap, shoe covers, gowns, and plastic apron
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