Comprehensive nursing care plan for Kenneth that demonstrates the critical reasoning cycle focussing on the holistic nursing management of Kenneth and include the pre-operative care and education, as well as the post-operative management
Kenneth Patterson is a 78 year old gentleman who was admitted to hospital following a fall at his home. X-Rays have confirmed a fractured neck of femur. On admission to the Emergency Department, Kenneth revealed he had experienced increasing levels of pain in his right hip recently, however had not seen a GP. Surgery has now been scheduled for a Right Total Hip Replacement.