Definition Inability to clear secretions or obstructions from the respiratory tract to maintain a clear airway.
Definition Altered epidermis and/or dermis (The integumentary system is the largest multifunctional organ of the body)
Definition At increased risk for being invaded by pathogenic organisms
Definition Inability to modify lifestyle/behavior in a manner consistent with a change in health status
NCP – Family Planning
Nursing Care Plan – Impaired Urinary Elimination r/t oral fluid/solid restriction & sensory motor impairment
Definition Disturbance in urine elimination
Definition Decrease in oxygen resulting in the failure to nourish the tissues at the capillary level. (Tissue perfusion problems can exist without decreased cardiac output; however, there may be a...
Definition Absence or deficiency of cognitive information related to specific topic (lack of specific information necessary for clients/SO(s) to make informed choices regarding condition/treatment/lifestyle changes
Definition Limitation in independent, purposeful physical movement of the body or of one or more extremities
Definition Dissatisfaction or difficulty a mother, infant or child experiences with the breastfeeding process