An easy way of offering relaxation to your patients is by performing back care and offering them a good massage. Back care steps in nursing denote massaging and cleaning the back of the patient whilst paying attention to their pressure points. The massage offers comfort and helps the patient to relax. This helps in physical stimulation to their skin and also offers emotional relaxation.
You can make use of the 7 steps of back care in nursing pdf that is available online.
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Effleurage: This is a long sweeping movement done using the palm abiding by the contour of the surface that is being treated; the fingers and the thumb are utilized over a tiny surface on the patient’s neck. Strokes must be rhythmical, slow, and gentle with pressure steady and in the course of the venous stream.
Kneading: This is carried out with the ulnar side palm leaning over the surface and the thumb and the fingers grasping the subcutaneous tissues and the skin which shift with your hands.
Friction: This is done with the whole palmar surface of the fingers and thumb or hands over restricted areas. This movement is a spherical kneading form with pressure put against the underlying tissue part that cannot be grabbed.
Nursing care is often implemented in line with the care plan and so continuity of care during hospitalization and in discharge preparation has to be ensured. Both the nursing care effectiveness and the status of the patient should be constantly evaluated, and the care plan must be personalized as required.
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