An 8-year old child was admitted to the hospital with body aches, fatigue, cogh and fever. He was diagnosed with a viral infection that spreads via large droplets. The nursing diagnosis is Ineffective Thermoregulation.
1. Describe the precautions and personal protective equipment required to care for this patient.
2. Identify five (5) nursing interventions for this patient who has a nursing diagnosis of Ineffective Thermoregulation.
2a. Discuss infection control practices for each of the five (5) nursing interventions that you have identified for this patient.