Asthma Nursing Diagnosis & Care Plan

nursing diagnosis for asthma

Asthma is a chronic condition that involves the narrowing and/or swelling of the airways, causing difficulty of breathing and triggering of cough. This may also include excessive production of mucus. Asthma is sometimes referred to as reactive airway disease or bronchial asthma. There is no cure for asthma, but the symptoms can be managed and … Read more

Acute Pain Nursing Diagnosis and Care Plan

Acute Pain Nursing diagnosis

Almost everyone experiences acute pain, a highly subjective and unpleasant feeling. A nursing diagnosis for Acute Pain is defined as an unpleasant emotional and sensory experience resulting from actual or potential damage to body tissue. It can be sudden or have a slow onset, ranging from mild to severe. The duration can vary from a … Read more

Pneumonia Nursing Diagnosis and Care Plan

pneumonia nursing diagnosis

Definition Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition affecting the lung parenchyma—specifically the alveoli and the bronchioles. It can be caused by various microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Signs and Symptoms Subjective: Objective: Related Factors and At-Risk Population Nursing Diagnosis for Pneumonia Below are five nursing diagnoses that can be used for Pneumonia Nursing Care Plans. … Read more

Corneal Ulcer Nursing Diagnosis and Care Plan

Nursing Diagnosis for corneal Ulcer

Definition: A Corneal Ulcer is when a sore appears on the eye’s cornea. An infection usually causes it. Bacteria, viruses, parasites, and fungal agents can cause the condition. Signs and Symptoms Subjective: Objective: Related Factors and At-Risk Population: It is important to remember that if corneal ulcers go untreated, serious complications can arise, such as … Read more

Appendicitis Nursing Diagnosis & Interventions

nursing diagnosis for appendicitis

Definition: Appendicitis is a medical condition that occurs when there is an inflammation of the finger-shaped pouch near the colon called the appendix. Defining Characteristics of Appendicitis: Subjective: Objective: Related Factors: Risk Population: Associated Problems: Suggestions for Use: Suggested Alternative NANDA Diagnoses: Usage Tips: NOC Outcomes: NOC Results: NIC Interventions: Nursing Care Plan for Appendicitis … Read more