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Nt1330 Unit 3

Satisfactory Essays
1. What do you anticipate could be challenges for using a screening assessment in an acute care setting? The patient has to be alert and able to do the screening. The patient can have a several health issue that would make the screening challenging. 2. What would be some challenges to ensure adequate hydration for persons needing thickened liquids The challenge with a person needing thickened liquids is that the texture of the thick fluids makes them feel full and also the taste suppression associated with the increase of thickness provides a little motivation to drink. 3. What nursing interventions could you use to promote hydration for persons needing thickened liquids The nurse can evaluate hydration status by assessing and calculating
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