Discharge And Home Healthcare Guidelines

Help the patient find alternatives to repetitive or stressful joint movement. Be sure the patient understands any medications prescribed, including dosage, route, action, and side effects. Caution the patient not to take aspirin with other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Encourage the patient to use heat or cold therapy as prescribed. Teach the patient to use a barrier between the skin and heat or to use cold therapy to prevent burning or frostbite. Remind the patient to keep follow-up appointments with the physician.

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