Nursing Care Plan – Amputation

Amputation is the total or partial surgical removal of an extremity or digit. It is done in cases of inadequate tissue perfusion not responsive to other treatments, such as with diabetes mellitus or other peripheral vascular diseases.

Nursing Care Plan for Amputation by deric

Daisy Jane Antipuesto RN MN

Currently a Nursing Local Board Examination Reviewer. Subjects handled are Pediatric, Obstetric and Psychiatric Nursing. Previous work experiences include: Clinical instructor/lecturer, clinical coordinator (Level II), caregiver instructor/lecturer, NC2 examination reviewer and staff/clinic nurse. Areas of specialization: Emergency room, Orthopedic Ward and Delivery Room. Also an IELTS passer.

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