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Unformatted text preview: •Vomiting •Diarrhea •Constipation •Nausea •Abdominal Cramping •Hypovolemia •Acute Pain •Risk for infection •Impaired Airway Clearance •Nutrition: Less than body requirements Iggy Medical-surgical nursing Small Bowel Obstruction Simple Mechanical Blockage Functional Failure of motility Gas & fluid Impaired proximal to obstruction Dehydration & electrolyte depletion/imbalance Atony of intestinal wall Distention Circulation problems Decreased lung volume Atelectasis & Pnuemonia Bacteria Peritonitis or Sepsis...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2011 for the course NURSING 105 taught by Professor Copeland during the Winter '09 term at Grand Valley State.
- Winter '09