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A nurse is using the PUSH tool to trend the healing of a patient's pressure ulcer. Which characteristics of the wound will the nurse assess? (Select all that apply.)
1. Length
2. Width
3. Amount of exudate
4. Type of tissue growth
5. Temperature of the wound bed
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High-Acuity Nursing


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The answer is 1, 2, 3, 4
Rationales:
1. The length of the wound is one of the parameters measured with the PUSH tool.
2. The width of the wound is one of the parameters measured.
3. The nurse should evaluate the amount of exudate present.
4. The nurse will evaluate the type of tissue present in the wound.
5. The temperature of the wound bed is not included in this assessment.
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