h1

I Pulled That Code Cart Right Outside The Door

May 14, 2011

i had a patient once who was in CHF who kept saying “travis! travis get outta my room! travis what do you want! why do you keep comin in here?” she had one daughter with her…so after about an hour of these travis calls, i pulled the daughter aside and said “do you know who travis is?” and she was like “oh yes.. travis was momma’s older brother. he died a few years ago”

i pulled that code cart right outside the door. never a good sign when your patients speak to dead family members.

30 minutes later, she coded, and died.

– Posted by flightnurse2b; Allnurses

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: