A healthy 26-year-old woman sustained a significant crush injury to…

Question A healthy 26-year-old woman sustained a significant crush injury to… A healthy 26-year-old woman sustained a significant crush injury to her right upper extremity while on the job at a local construction site. She was brought to the emergency department and subsequently underwent pinning and reconstructive surgery and received perioperative broad-spectrum antibiotics. Her blood pressure remained normal throughout her hospital course. On the second hospital day, a medical consultant noted a marked increase in her creatinine, from 0.8 to 1.9 mg/dL. Her urine output dropped to 20 mL/h. Serum creatine kinase was ordered and reported as 3400 units/L. Health Science Science Nursing BIOL 5333 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)