Nursing Care Plan – Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is generally under recognized by primary care clinicians because this common illness present in many guises. Patients may report depression, anxiety, insomnia, or problems related to drug and alcohol abuse.

Bipolar is defined as a condition in which episodes of mania and depression are interspersed. Manic symptoms of bipolar disorder occur with varying degrees of severity.

Nursing Care Plan for Bipolar Disorder NCP by deric

Daisy Jane Antipuesto RN MN

Currently a Nursing Local Board Examination Reviewer. Subjects handled are Pediatric, Obstetric and Psychiatric Nursing. Previous work experiences include: Clinical instructor/lecturer, clinical coordinator (Level II), caregiver instructor/lecturer, NC2 examination reviewer and staff/clinic nurse. Areas of specialization: Emergency room, Orthopedic Ward and Delivery Room. Also an IELTS passer.

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