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Nursing Diag

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Nursing DiagnosisNursing Diagnosis
Altered Nutrition: less than body requirements Individual is experiencing an intake of nutrients insufficient to meet metabolic needs
Altertered nutrition: More than body requirements Individual is experiencing an intake of nutrients that exceeds metabolic needs
Altered Urinary elimination Individual experiences a disturbance in urine elimination
Constipation Decrease in persons normal frequency of defecation accompanied by difficult or incomplete passage of stool and passage of excessively hard, dry stool
Diarrhea Passage of loose, unformed stools
Fluid volume excess Individual experiences increased isotonic fluid retention
Fluid volume deficit Individual experiences decreased intravascular, interstitial and or intracellular fluid. This refers to dehydration, water loss alone without changes in sodium
Fatigue An overwhelming sustained sense of exhaustion and decreased capacity for physical and mental work at usual level
Ineffective airway clearance Inability to clear secretions or obstructions from the respiratory tract to maintain a clear airway
Impaired swallowing Abnormal functioning of the swallowing mechanism associated with deficits in oral, pharyngeal or esophageal structures of function
Impaired Skin integrity Individual has altered epidermis
Impaired physical mobility Limitation in independent, purposeful physical movement of the body or of one or more extremities
Knowledge deficit Absence of defiency of cognitive information related to a specific topic
Pain An unpleasant sensory and emotional experience arising from actual or potential tissue damage, sudden or slow onset of any intensity from mild to severe with anticipated or predictable end and duration less than 6 months
Risk for injury A state in which an individual is at risk for injury as a result of environmental conditions interacting with the individual's adaptive and defensive resources
Risk for infection The state in which individual is at increased risk for being invaded by pathogenic organisms
Self Care deficit Impaired ability to perform or complete ADLs for oneself
Created by: cemm17