Endocrine

Cushing’s Disease Nursing Diagnosis Interventions and Care Plans

Cushing's disease

Cushing’s Disease NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide on Cushing Disease Cushing’s disease is a rare but serious condition that involves too much cortisol in the blood caused by pituitary tumor’s secretion of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH). ACTH is a hormone responsible for stimulating the adrenal glands, the two glands …

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Diabetic ketoacidosis DKA Nursing Care Plans Diagnosis and Interventions

Diabetic ketoacidosis DKA

Diabetic ketoacidosis DKA NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide for Diabetic Ketoacidosis Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is an acute and life-threatening complication of diabetes, often characterized by excessive glucose in the blood (hyperglycemia) and presence of ketones in the blood and urine. Diabetes mellitus (DM) is chronic disease affecting the …

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