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Skin Traction (Bucks Traction): Skin traction is applied by strapping the patient's affected lower limb .... Fractures: pathophysiology, treatment and nursing care.


NURSING MANAGEMENT OF THE PATIENT IN TRACTION. As stated earlier in the text, the basis of the nursing care plan will be determined by two factors: the ...


Mar 23, 2015 ... In taking care of a patient with skeletal traction assessing should always .... Discuss the use of Buck's traction, its uses and the involved nursing ...


Buck's traction is certainly one of the more common traction setups seen in orthopaedic patient care. ... (C) 1999 National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses  ...


Jun 16, 2010 ... Nursing care of patient on traction. 1. Limistéar Lár Tíre GL No: R.O.U.012. Midland Area Revision No: 0 Page:1 Department Orthopaedic No of ...


The setup and care of a patient in Buck's traction. ... Humans; Orthopedic Nursing /methods*; Traction/instrumentation; Traction/methods*; Traction/nursing*.


May 3, 2016 ... While staring at pictures of patients in traction, she just couldn't help but be curious of what ... Role of the Nurse in Caring for Patients in Traction.


Care of patients with Buck's Traction: Ensure skin integrity by avoiding pressure .... Safety and Security -the nurse should observe on the safety of the patient to ...


Jul 14, 2013 ... Skeletal traction (pins, wires, tongs) permits use of greater weight for ... up with Buck traction or not turning below the waist with Russell traction.


discussion on nursing care for the traction patient. To do so ... which covers the basics of traction including nursing care. This ... Buck's Unilateral Leg Traction.