Ms smith brown
Head of nursing
29 may 2021
Dear ms brown
Re: Mr Darwish Woods, aged 77
Mr darwish woods, who has been recuperating from coronary artery bypass graft surgery, requires rehabilitalive care for next 3 weeks, is being transferred into your facility today.
following operation , intraveous antibiotics , analgesics and antithrombolytic agent, along with chest tube insite for driange were provided during ICU stay for first 24 hours. dressing at graft site was performed. on 25 may , mr woods was transferred to ward where chest tube was removed . brufen was perscribed for pain relieve over chest and shoulder.
in addition , daily physiatherapy including deep breath exercise and walking for 4-5 meters per day is advised. exercise data sheet is also provided . evaluation of incision site and chest is required. regular dressing on wound twice a week is recommended . heavy lifting of weight is rescticted. a carer and meals on request should be arranged before discharge to home, as mrs woods is reparted blind. a follow up visit is scheduled on 7 june 2021 and sutures will be removed after 2 weeks.
mr woods has had arthritis high cholesteral and hypertension since 2007, 2002, and 2011 respectively for which he has been taking paracetamal 1gm every 4 hourly , atorvastation once daily and perindopril once daily .
based on above mentioned circumstances , supervision and mangement of mr woods condition would be greatly appriciated.
in case if you require any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me.
post operative ward