Amira Mohamed, a 36-year-old refugee from Syria with a history of lung damage from previous exposure to a chlorine gas bombing, is admitted for shortness of breath (SOB). She became increasingly SOB over a 2-day during the past 7 days. She was admitted to the hospital 2 days ago with SOB and fever. Repeat chest X-ray shows right lower lobe pneumonia for which she is prescribed IV antibiotics.
This virtual simulation involves the assessment and treatment of a patient experiencing anaphylaxis.
Suggested target audience:
Nursing students enrolled in a medical-surgical or critical care course.