Multiple Stage IV decubitus ulcers

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Multiple Stage IV decubitus ulcers

Nurs
Licensed Practical Nurse

Multiple Stage IV decubitus ulcers in a stroke patient who was neglected at home for a couple years following stroke. This coccyx ulcer caused bone loss and osteomyelitis. After debridement, tx is now daily cleanse with NS, lightly pack with mesalt, and cover with ABD. IV Eunacin 3 grams q 6 hours for 2 weeks for osteomyelitis.

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