Infectious Disease

Herpes Zoster Shingles Nursing Care Plans and Diagnosis Interventions

Herpes Zoster Shingles

Herpes Zoster Shingles NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide on Herpes Zoster Shingles Infection Herpes zoster infection, commonly known as shingles, occurs after the reactivation of the primary infection, chicken pox, or varicella zoster infection. A person who had chicken pox infection in the past will have the virus …

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Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) Mononucleosis Nursing Diagnosis Interventions and Care Plans

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) Mononucleosis

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) Mononucleosis NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide on Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) Mononucleosis Infection Epstein – Barr virus infection, also known as the “kissing disease”, is a viral infection that is spread via direct contact, usually through kissing or using the same utensils with the infected person. …

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Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus MRSA Nursing Diagnosis Interventions and Care Plans

MRSA

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide for MRSA Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a type of infection caused by S. aureus bacteria and is known to show resistance to many antibiotic therapies that can usually treat ordinary staph infections. Many MRSA cases involve people who …

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Tuberculosis Nursing Diagnosis Care Plan

Tuberculosis Nursing Diagnosis and Care Plan Tuberculosis is an infectious disease of the lungs that is caused by the pathogen Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The disease is highly contagious as it can be transmitted via tiny air droplets from one person to another. There are two types of tuberculosis (TB): latent and …

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