Respiratory

Basic Overview of respiratory conditions

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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Nursing Diagnosis for Pulmonary Edema | Pathophysiology | Nursing Care Plan for Nursing Students

Pulmonary Edema

Pulmonary Edema | Pathophysiology | Care Plan for Nursing Students Pulmonary edema, also known as pulmonary congestion, is a lung condition that involves the accumulation of fluids in the lungs. Difficulty of breathing is one of the classic signs of pulmonary edema. Acute pulmonary edema is considered a medical emergency …

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD Nursing Diagnosis Care Plan

COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD Nursing Diagnosis Care Plan Pathology and NCLEX Review Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a long-term lung disease that involves the obstruction of airflow due to an inflammation of the lungs. COPD further branches into three specific lung conditions: emphysema, chronic bronchitis, and refractory asthma. …

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