Rolando Perigrino is a 65-year-old male with a recent diagnosis of bladder cancer. He presents with reports of blood tinged urine.
- Identify the postoperative assessments of surgical patient with an epidural infusion for postoperative pain management.
- Demonstrate appropriate nursing and collaborative interventions to manage post-operative pain.
- Demonstrate appropriate nursing and collaborative interventions to manage complications of a patient with an epidural infusion for post operative pain and symptom management.
- Communicate with members of the interdisciplinary team using a communication tool to ensure timely reporting and/updating of a postoperative patient with pain and potential complications from an epidural pain management intervention.
Simulation Modality:Virtual gaming simulation / virtual patient
This simulation’s scenario and script were formally peer-reviewed by two external institutions, then the final simulation was pilot tested by several students on a student testing committee then as part of the Virtu-WIL Student Program’s rollout.
Keywords:254, Affinity Learning
Kirk L. Care of a Post-Operative Patient with an Epidural Pain Management System. Simulation resource published by Simulation Canada; 2023. Available from https://simulationcanada.ca/scenario/care-of-a-post-operative-patient-with-an-epidural-pain-management-system/.Copy Citation
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Undergraduate / post-secondary
Fields / Disciplines:
Primary care / community care / family practice
Reproductive & gynecology