5 Tuberculosis Nursing Diagnosis Care Plans

tuberculosis

Tuberculosis Nursing Diagnosis and Nursing Interventions Tuberculosis TB 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 active. Latent TB means … Read more

COPD Nursing Diagnosis 7 Nursing Care Plans

COPD Nursing Diagnosis

COPD Nursing Interventions NCLEX Review Care Plans 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. Emphysema occurs when the air sacs in the lungs called alveoli … Read more

5 Bronchitis Nursing Care Plans

Bronchitis

Bronchitis NCLEX Review Care Plans Nursing Study Guide on Bronchitis Bronchitis is a medical condition owing to viral infection of the respiratory system. It is characterized by an inflammation in the lower respiratory tract, specifically affecting the bronchioles, the small sacs of lungs, and the alveoli. Bronchitis develops when the bronchial tubes, which acts like … Read more