Robert Caron is a 57-year-old male who was admitted to the medical unit with shortness of breath, mild chest pain that increases with deep breaths, and a mild fever. He had an ECG in the Emergency Department that shows sinus tachycardia. Lab values: Creatine Kinase (MB) and cardiac troponin were within normal limits. He had a nasopharyngeal swab for COVID-19, results pending. He is currently receiving oxygen, 2L nasal prongs.
This virtual simulation game focuses on the assessment and treatment of a patient with COVID-19 experiencing respiratory deterioration.
Suggested target audience:
Intermediate to advanced nursing students, graduate nurses.