Nursing Diagnosis for Integumentary and Skeletal System Diseases/Disorders

Dermatitis, seborrheic

  • Impaired skin integrity

Candidiasis

  • Impaired skin or tissue integrity
  • Acute pain or discomfort
  • Risk for sexual sdysfunction

Eczema (dermatitis)

  • Pain or discomfort
  • Risk for infection
  • Social isolation

Frostbite

  • Impaired tissue integrity
  • Acute pain
  • Risk for infection

Pressure ulcer or sore

  • Ineffective peripheral tissue perfusion
  • Deficient knowledge (learning need) regarding condition, prognosis, treatment, self-care, and discharge needs.

Fractures

  • Risk for trauma
  • Acute pain
  • Risk for peripheral neurovascular dysfunction
  • Risk for impaired gas exchange
  • Impaired physical mobility
  • Risk for impaired skin or tissue integrity
  • Risk for infection
  • Deficient knowledge (learning need) regarding condition, prognosis, treatment, self-care, and discharge needs.

View Sample Nursing Care Plan for Fracture

Amputation

  • Low self-esteem
  • Acute pain
  • Risk for ineffective peripheral tissue perfusion
  • Risk for infection
  • Impaired physical mobility
  • Deficient knowledge (learning need) regarding condition, prognosis, treatment, self-care, and discharge needs.

Total Joint Replacement

  • Risk for infection
  • Impaired physical mobility
  • Risk for peripheral neurovascular dysfunction
  • Acute pain
  • Risk for constipation
  • Deficient knowledge (learning need) regarding condition, prognosis, treatment, self-care, and discharge needs.

Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Acute or chronic pain
  • Impaired mobility
  • Impaired physical or walking
  • Ineffective body image
  • Disturbed role performance
  • Self-care deficit
  • Risk for impaired home maintenance
  • Deficient knowledge (learning need) regarding condition, prognosis, treatment, self-care, and discharge needs

View Sample Nursing Care Plan for Rheumatoid Arthritis

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