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SS .1903. Haripriya Kompala - Sheba Kurian



NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 0:00 Yeah. Hello, good morning. My name is Haripriya. I'm one of the registered nurses working in this unit. I'm going to look after Asha today. How is Asha doing?IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 0:11 She's doing good sister.NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 0:14 Okay, am I talking to Ashley's? Mother? IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 0:17 Yeah. NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 0:19 Okay, how can I address you?IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 0:20 You can call me Shiva.NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 0:23 Hi Shiva. Asha is doing well, and she's ready for discharge. How do you feel about it?IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 0:30 I feel good sister. But I have some doubt regarding her condition. So could you please explain to meNH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 0:41 being a mother, I can understand your concerns, please address your major concerns, I can give you a better explanation.IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 0:47 Yeah, actually, the doctor has told me that my doctor daughter is suffering from epilepsy. So I don't know anything about that and the main causes so if possible, can you explain to meNH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 1:04 epilepsy is nothing but it is it we can call it common name, he says seizures is abnormal to chemical brain activity. If it happens, you can see that your daughter may have this muscle jerky moments and some times she will be tired and she might pass urine also during the she will having this attack. These are the symptoms you can observe. And sometimes because she's 12 years old, maybe she might not feel the aura before it comes the seizure attack they may feel the sensation okay, this can be able to expand only to worry. This is easily can be tricky, can be managed or even at home.IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 1:48 So could you please tell me Sister, what are the things I need to be take care of if she may have any other episode at home?NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 1:59 Okay, first of all, you should be non compliant with the medications. And you have to follow up with the regular checkups to check the dosage of the medication. And the first foremost thing is you should be in touch with some of the epilepsy groups as well. So they will update to every time the important must observe your daughter when she has the next attack that you'll see the same situation again, you need to ready to handle how to how to treat how to manage her at home. And she had attacked, do not stop the the activity, just remove the harmful objects whatever needed to her just. And once she finished the attack, just keep her on sideline position, we will call that one as the recovery position. So whatever the accumulation of secretions in our entire mouth, if you keep on her might, it may got aspiration. So that's why after finishing her attack, just turn up to one side. And up observe her breathing pattern, how she's breathing, whether he was able to breathe or not. And if she's not responding and her just the conscious level became altered, you must immediately call the ambulance is 999 and activate the EMS and get sick assistance from them. Is it clear with you?IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 3:22 Yes, I got it sister. So if my daughter appears disoriented or begins behave, behaving strangely. So what should I do? And also when do I call the ambulance in case like the funny emergency situation is Cummings means when do I call them blimps?NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 3:42 Yeah, you should observe the breathing pattern, how she the way she's breathing, the breathing is very slow, you can call that shallow breathing and she might need oxygen support and her behaviour became altered, she's not responding to your call and you can see that abnormal behaviour you should immediately activate the emergency service and get the assistance from them. So they will guide you and they will take her to the nearest hospital.IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 4:08 Okay, still Yeah, definitely you're clarifying all my doubts and also add system is there any support groups are available so that if I have any doubts I can clarify the Nanda.NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 4:24 Yeah, I strongly recommend for you to follow up with Epilepsy Foundation which you can easily available in your local telephone or in the internet you can get this services and they will update you every moment whatever the new updates and they will give you the guidelines alsoIS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 4:42 okay Okay sister.NH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 4:45 Okay then. So, if you have any other further clarification, before we are going to discharge I will explain to you that all the medications whatever, prescribed by the physician, okay, we will discuss.IS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 4:56 Okay, thank you, sister. Thank you so much for clarifying all my doubts and I'm very delighted to have you as my doctor's nurseNH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 5:07 thank you so much do you have any other concernsIS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 5:09 no I don't have any other concernsNH NURSE HARIPRIYA KOMPALA 5:13 thank you so much see you soon in few minutesIS INTERLOCUTOR SHEBA KURIAN 5:15 Thank you.


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