24 min

108: Liver Failure Part 1: Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis Rapid Response RN

    • Medicine

No matter your specialty, every nurse cares for patients with liver failure. Host Sarah Lorenzini starts off this four-part series on liver failure by sharing the story of a rapid response call that featured classic complications of cirrhosis: ascites, jaundice, and hypotension. Exacerbating the patient’s terminal condition was a suspected diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis.
In this episode, Sarah details how her team managed this case and breaks down the pathophysiology of cirrhosis, including why liver failure leads to so many complications. She covers how to assess and care for patients with cirrhosis, emphasizing the important role of nurses in educating families on liver failure.

Tune in for critical insights into the management of liver failure and its complications!

Topics discussed in this episode:

Initial assessment of a rapid response call for hypotensionPathophysiology of cirrhosis and its complicationsManagement of spontaneous bacterial peritonitisRole of nurses in liver failure patient care

Mentioned in this episode:
Rapid Response Academy Link
Wanna check out Rapid Response Academy: The Heart and Science of Caring for the Sick?
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https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/community
Rapid Response and Rescue Intro Course
CONNECT
📸 Connect on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/therapidresponsern/
🫶 Check out my membership: https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/community
📚 Check out my course: https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/learnmore
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🎁 Affiliation and discounts: https://hoo.be/therapidresponsern

SAY THANKS
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To get the FREE Rapid Response RN Assessment Guide and the coupon code for $10 off the cost of the course, message Sarah on Instagram @TheRapidResponseRN and type the word PODCAST!

This episode was produced by Podcast Boutique https://www.podcastboutique.com

No matter your specialty, every nurse cares for patients with liver failure. Host Sarah Lorenzini starts off this four-part series on liver failure by sharing the story of a rapid response call that featured classic complications of cirrhosis: ascites, jaundice, and hypotension. Exacerbating the patient’s terminal condition was a suspected diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis.
In this episode, Sarah details how her team managed this case and breaks down the pathophysiology of cirrhosis, including why liver failure leads to so many complications. She covers how to assess and care for patients with cirrhosis, emphasizing the important role of nurses in educating families on liver failure.

Tune in for critical insights into the management of liver failure and its complications!

Topics discussed in this episode:

Initial assessment of a rapid response call for hypotensionPathophysiology of cirrhosis and its complicationsManagement of spontaneous bacterial peritonitisRole of nurses in liver failure patient care

Mentioned in this episode:
Rapid Response Academy Link
Wanna check out Rapid Response Academy: The Heart and Science of Caring for the Sick?
click this link to learn more:
https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/community
Rapid Response and Rescue Intro Course
CONNECT
📸 Connect on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/therapidresponsern/
🫶 Check out my membership: https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/community
📚 Check out my course: https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/learnmore
🧑‍💻Check out my website: https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/
📬 Subscribe to my newsletter: https://www.rapidresponseandrescue.com/login
🎁 Affiliation and discounts: https://hoo.be/therapidresponsern

SAY THANKS
💜Leave a review on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/rapid-response-rn/id1535997752
💚Leave a rating on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/55LQqeDg6XFeixvZLEp4xE


To get the FREE Rapid Response RN Assessment Guide and the coupon code for $10 off the cost of the course, message Sarah on Instagram @TheRapidResponseRN and type the word PODCAST!

This episode was produced by Podcast Boutique https://www.podcastboutique.com

24 min