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Getting Infection Right First Time

Getting Infection Right First Time

8. 48 hours later - Continued

Consultant: Dr A Consultant

Ward: HCOP Ward

Patient Details

Patient Name

Florence Nightingale

NHS Number: 494 722 2566

Date &
In-Patient Clinical Notes
Today 09:30

Admitted following a fall
Started on nitrofurantoin - now on day 2
Patient complaining of nausea and vomiting ? antibiotic related

Urine culture +ve for E.coli.

No signs and symptoms of UTI - most likely asymptomatic bacteriuria

∆ Fall
∆ Dehydration secondary to fall

Falls assessment
OT and Physio
Medication review
Stop antibiotics
Encourage PO fluids

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