Nursing Care Plan
Hiatal Hernia Nursing Care Plan - Risk For Aspiration

Hiatal Hernia Nursing Care Plan – Risk For Aspiration

Originally posted 2013-06-26 04:00:08. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The esophagus, is normally passing through the esophageal hiatus of the diaphragm. In cases of muscle weakness wherein there is a allowing of protrusion of some parts of the esophagus and stomach into the chest cavity, there means a lot of health problems like in the...
Nursing Care Plan Postpartum Depression

Nursing Care Plan Postpartum Depression

Originally posted 2015-04-18 00:42:15. Republished by Blog Post PromoterDid you know? – The prevalence rate of postpartum depression among new mothers is about 10%. Almost every new mother notices alterations in their feelings or mood after giving birth. Disturbances in function, affect or thought processes are characteristics of affective or mood disorders. When this condition...
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Nursing Care Plan

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Nursing Care Plan

Originally posted 2012-11-12 05:26:38. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAcute respiratory syndrome (ARDS) is not a disease in itself, it is a syndrome. It is the reaction of the lungs to infection or trauma. It is characterized by hypoxemia and bilateral pulmonary infiltrates. Basically, this condition prevents oxygen from getting into the lungs because of the...
Thyroidectomy Nursing Care Plan -Risk for Ineffective Airway Clearance

Thyroidectomy Nursing Care Plan -Risk for Ineffective Airway Clearance

Originally posted 2014-06-11 07:25:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterHyperthyroidism is a metabolic imbalance that results from overproduction of thyroid hormone. The most common form of this condition is Grave’s disease, which common manifestations are increase of thyroxine (T4) production and enlargement of the thyroid gland known as goiter. The incidence of Grave’s disease affects women...
Nursing Care Plan (D&C) Dilation and Curettage

Nursing Care Plan (D&C) Dilation and Curettage

Originally posted 2014-08-04 06:27:24. Republished by Blog Post PromoterDilation and Curettage (D & C) refers to the process of dilating the cervical passage with the use of a vaginal speculum and scraping and collecting tissues from the lining of the uterine cavity through the use of a curette.  The procedure is usually performed diagnostically to...
Nursing Care Plan Meningitis

Nursing Care Plan Meningitis

Originally posted 2014-06-14 10:50:45. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMeningitis is the inflammation of the meninges (the covering membranes of the brain and the spinal cord). Meningitis begins when a causative agent enters on the central nervous system through the blood, CSF, or through the mouth or nose. The invading organism will trigger an inflammatory response....
3 Spinal Cord Injury Nursing Care Plan

3 Spinal Cord Injury Nursing Care Plan

Originally posted 2014-09-29 04:16:39. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMost common location of injury The most common vertebrae involved in Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) are the 5th, 6th and 7th cervical, the 12th thoracic, and the 1st lumbar. Classification Spinal Cord Injury can be separated into two categories: Primary injury is caused by direct trauma and may...
Dementia Nursing Care Plan - Self Care Deficit

Dementia Nursing Care Plan – Self Care Deficit

Originally posted 2012-08-23 05:16:16. Republished by Blog Post PromoterDementia described as cognitive impairment that commonly happens in senile people. But according to Shives (2008), it is characterized by impairment not only of cognition but also of judgement, orientation, memory, and attention or JOMAC. It is a debilitating disease which affects a person by either a...
Ineffective Airway Clearance-Nursing Care Plan for COPD

Ineffective Airway Clearance-Nursing Care Plan for COPD

Originally posted 2016-10-03 05:06:18. Republished by Blog Post PromoterChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease – COPD can come in many names like chronic obstructive airway disease, chronic obstructive lung disease or chronic bronchitis. This is one of the most common lung diseases that are encountered by nursing personnel.There are two forms of COPD; one for instance is...
Hip Fracture Nursing Care Plan

Hip Fracture Nursing Care Plan

Hip fracture marks an immense impact on the health care system, principally on the geriatric care. Case incidence is usually connected with morbidity, mortality and medical care cost. The prevalence of hip fractures is projected to rise with the growing elderly population as case occurrence increases with age.  Hip fracture is a common case with...
Diarrhea Nursing Care Plan

Diarrhea Nursing Care Plan

The nursing diagnosis of diarrhea is defined as a state in which an individual experiences a change in normal bowel habits characterized by the frequent passage of loose, fluid, unformed stools. Diarrhea is indeed the passing of at least 3 or more loose watery stools which may be a reaction to certain underlying factors or...
Urinary Incontinence Nursing Management

Urinary Incontinence Nursing Management

Urinary incontinence is an uncontrolled leakage of urine. Pathology speaking, the inability to hold urine in the bladder is either caused by the weakened, or the lost of voluntary control over the urinary sphincter. This involuntary micturation commonly occurs as a distressing problem for the patient and its caregivers—which may considerably affect the quality of...
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