1. What does the evidence reveal about appropriate preparation for surgery? About surgical risks and how to mitigate these risks?
2. What will you include in pre-operative teaching for Evan and Deanna?
3. What assessments, interventions, and considerations might be incorporated into a post-surgical care plan for Evan (include both independent and collaborative interventions)? What cares and considerations promote wound healing?
4. How would your care plan incorporate goals relevant to his current psychological as well as his physical status?
5. What types of communication techniques could you utilize to reassure and support Deanna and Evan? 6. How would you prepare for Evan’s discharge?