Archive for 'Nursing Care Plan' Category

Basic Concepts of Nursing Process for Typhoid Fever

Last updated: Thursday, May 30, 2013

According Doenges, et al (2000) in providing nursing care to clients with Typhoid Fever using the five stages of the nursing process, which includes: assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. 1. Assessment for Typhoid Fever The initial steps of the nursing process is a systematic assessment, continuous, valid, and client data obtained from interviews […]

Nursing Care Plan of Patients with Parotitis

Last updated: Friday, May 3, 2013

Parotitis is an infectious disease in 30-40% of cases are asymptomatic infection. Spread of the virus occurs by direct contact, splashing saliva, raw materials possible with urine. Now the disease is common in young adults, causing epidemics in general. Generally, epidemic parotitis is considered less contagious if compared with morbilli or varicella, because, many infectious […]

Nursing Care Plan for Colostomy

Last updated: Monday, April 15, 2013

Colostomy is a surgical procedure that brings one end of the large intestine out through the abdominal wall. Stools moving through the intestine drain into a bag attached to the abdomen. The colostomy may be short-term or permanent. Colostomy is done while you are under general anesthesia (asleep and pain-free). It may either be done […]

Nursing Care Plan BPH with Diagnosis and Interventions

Last updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a histologic diagnosis characterized by proliferation of the cellular elements of the prostate. Cellular accumulation and gland enlargement may result from epithelial and stromal proliferation, impaired preprogrammed cell death (apoptosis), or both. BPH is considered a normal part of the aging process in men and is hormonally dependent on testosterone […]

Nursing Care Plan for Brain Tumor (Intracranial Tumor)

Last updated: Saturday, April 6, 2013

Brain Tumor A brain tumor, or tumour, is an intracranial solid neoplasm, a tumor (defined as an abnormal growth of cells) within the brain or the central spinal canal. A brain tumor begins when normal cells in the brain change and grow uncontrollably, forming a mass. A tumor can be benign (noncancerous) or malignant (cancerous). […]

Risk for Infection – Nursing Care Plan for Anemia

Last updated: Monday, February 18, 2013

Anemia is a decrease in number of red blood cells (RBCs) or less than the normal quantity of hemoglobin in the blood. For men, anemia is typically defined as hemoglobin level of less than 13.5 gram/100 ml and in women as hemoglobin of less than 12.0 gram/100 ml. Anemia is caused essentially through two basic […]

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 […]