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Risk for Infection – Nanda NIC NOC

Last updated: Friday, March 1, 2013

Risk for Infection – Nanda NIC NOC NANDA Definition: At increased risk for being invaded by pathogenic organisms Risk Factors : Invasive procedures Insufficient knowledge regarding avoidance of exposure to pathogens Trauma Tissue destruction and increased environmental exposure Rupture of amniotic membranes Pharmaceutical agents (e.g., immunosuppressants) Malnutrition Increased environmental exposure to pathogens Immunosuppression Inadequate acquired […]

Nursing Diagnosis related to Diabetes Mellitus (Type 1 and Type 2)

Last updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013

Diabetes mellitus is a condition in which the pancreas no longer produces enough insulin or cells stop responding to the insulin that is produced, so that glucose in the blood cannot be absorbed into the cells of the body. The two types of diabetes are referred to as type 1 and type 2. Former names […]

Acute Pain – Nursing Care Plan for Hemorrhoids

Last updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013

Hemorrhoids are swollen veins in the anal canal. Hemorrhoids are very unpleasant and troublesome situation where by the veins during the anus or even the rectum are excessively distended and swollen. The most common cause is straining during bowel movements. Hemorrhoids may be caused by: Straining during bowel movements Constipation Sitting for long periods of […]

NCP COPD with 10 Nursing Diagnosis

Last updated: Thursday, February 14, 2013

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is one of the most common lung diseases. It makes it difficult to breathe. There are two main forms of COPD: Chronic bronchitis, which involves a long-term cough with mucus Emphysema, which involves destruction of the lungs over time Symptoms of COPD : a cough that lasts a long time, […]

Hypertension Nanda Nursing Diagnosis

Last updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013

Hypertension or high blood pressure is a measurement of the force against the walls of the arteries as the heart pumps blood through the body. It increases the risk of associated cardiovascular (heart) diseases such as stroke, myocardial infarction, failure of kidneys or heart, other vascular complications. Blood pressure readings are usually given as two […]