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Patient Care Begins-Arrives from PACU to Surgical Floor
Current VS:
P-Q-R-S-T Pain Assessment (5th VS):
T: 100.2 F/37.9 C (oral)
Provoking/Palliative:
Movement/lying still
P: 110 (regular)
Quality:
Ache
R: 24
Region/Radiation:
Lumbar-incisional
BP: 98/50
Severity:
6/10-gradually increasing
02 sat: 88% 4 liters per n/c
Timing:
Continuous since arrival from PACU
What VS data is RELEVANT and must be recognized as clinically significant by the nurse?
RELEVANT VS Data:
Clinical Significance:

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