Nursing Care Plans: Nursing Diagnosis and Intervention
Mosby, 2003 - Medical - 1111 pages
This compilation of care plans for the most commonly encountered clinical problems reflects the most current practice and professional standards in nursing. Written by practicing nurses for students and/or clinicians, it includes 195 nursing care plans - making it the most comprehensive care plan book available! This new fifth edition focuses on evidence-based practice and covers adult lifespan and healthcare issues.
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abdominal ability activity acute Administer airway analgesics and/or anxiety appropriate arterial Assess patient's behavior bleeding blood bowel breathing cancer cardiac output caregiver catheter cause changes chemotherapy chest chest tube chronic coping cough cyanosis decreased DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS Disease Process drainage drugs dyspnea dysrhythmias edema electrolyte Encourage patient Evaluate evidenced EXPECTED OUTCOME Patient fluid volume function heart hypotension hypovolemia hypoxia impaired increased indicated infection Instruct patient intake intubation ischemia Knowledge loss mechanical ventilation medications Monitor muscle myocardial normal NURSING DIAGNOSIS nutritional ONGOING ASSESSMENT Actions/Interventions oral OUTCOME Patient maintains OUTCOMES Patient verbalizes oxygen oxygen saturation pain perfusion peripheral platelet postoperative prescribed pressure prevent procedure Provide pulmonary pulse pulse oximetry reduce RELATED FACTORS renal respiratory result RISK FACTORS self-care side effects skin status stoma surgery surgical symptoms tachycardia tachypnea Teach patient THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS Actions/Interventions therapy tion tissue tracheostomy trauma treatment tube urinary venous ventilation vital signs