by Cathy Parkes March 29, 2021
Patients with asthma should monitor their airway with a peak flow meter. This device can detect airway narrowing BEFORE the onset of symptoms.
Advise your patient to use the peak flow meter 3 times and take the HIGHEST of the 3 values (NOT the average).
by Cathy Parkes Jun 14, 2021
For symptoms of compartment syndrome, remember the 5Ps: Paresthesia, Paralysis, Pallor, Pulselessness, Intense Pain
by Cathy Parkes Jun 11, 2021