Nursing Care Plan Chronic Otitis Media - Nursing Diagnosis : Acute Pain
Acute pain related to inflammatory processes
Purpose: Pain is felt the client is reduced.
Expected outcomes are: The client revealed that the pain is reduced, the client is able to transfer methods atmosphere.
1. Teach client to transfer the atmosphere by performing relaxation methods as extreme pain appears, like a sigh of relaxation.
Rational: Methods of transfer of the atmosphere with the relaxation can reduce the pain suffered by the client.
2. Cold compress around the ear area.
Rational: Cold compresses aimed at reducing the pain because the pain distracted by the cold around the ear area.
3. Adjust the position of the client.
Rational: positions that suit will make the client feel comfortable.
4. For collaboration, give analgesics as instructed, give sedatives as indicated.
Rational: Analgesics are effective pain relief in patients to reduce the sensation of pain from within.