The Center for Disease Control (CDC) reports that for the first 5 months of 2014, measles is at the highest level since 1994 (cdc.gov/media/releases/2014/p0529-measles.html). Following a simulation with realistic moulage for measles, learners should improve their ability to recognize and intervene for this particular illness.
Sara Manning, MS RN, CHSE
Coordinator of Clinical Simulation Education, NLN Simulation Leader, Assist. Professor of Nursing
Moulage: Measles- A Collaboration of Experts brings you a step-by step tutorial to building measles into your next simulation scenario! This month's issue centers around an undiagnosed pediatric patient and his pregnant mother who are being seen in the Obstetric wing at a mother/baby facility. Read tutorial blog here: http://www.moulageconcepts.com/#!blog/czwt