Module 10 – Written Assignment Hypothermia and Hyperthermia Worksheet
Complete all lesson content and assigned readings. Make sure you are focusing on:
· Differences between hypothermia and hyperthermia
· Patient impacts from hypothermia and hyperthermia
· Patient education for clients and families to avoid extreme temperature variations
· Answer the questions listed below using complete sentences.
· Use correct grammar, spelling and APA format.
· Support your answers using credible sources such as textbooks, course materials, and evidence-based articles ( 1 Point)
How do I know if a source is credible?
How do I find evidence-based practice articles? Or nursing best practices?
1. What are the differences between and patient impacts of hypothermia and hyperthermia? ( 2 Points)
2. What education should be provided to patients and families to avoid the extreme temperature variations? ( 2 Points)