The nursing goals of a client with a peptic ulcer disease include reducing or eliminating contributing factors, promoting comfort measures, promoting optimal nutrition, decreasing anxiety with increased knowledge of disease, management, and prevention of ulcer recurrence and preventing complications. Here are five (5) nursing care plans (NCP) for peptic ulcer disease:
Hospitalization may be needed for clients who experience severe dehydration as a result of the vomiting and diarrhea. This care plan for Gastroenteritis focuses on the initial management in a non-acute care setting. Here are four (4) nursing care plans (NCP) for Gastroenteritis:
Nursing management of gastroesophageal reflux disease involves teaching the patient to avoid situations that decrease lower esophageal sphincter pressure or cause esophageal irritation.
Treatment includes measures to ease pain, combat swelling and congestion, and regulation of the patient's bowel habits. Here are nursing care plans for patients with hemorrhoids.
Subtotal gastrectomy or gastric resection is indicated for gastric hemorrhage/intractable ulcers, dysfunctional lower esophageal sphincter, pyloric obstruction, perforation, cancer.
Pancreatitis is a painful inflammatory condition in which the pancreatic enzymes are prematurely activated resulting in autodigestion of the pancreas.
Cirrhosis is a chronic disease of the liver characterized by alteration in structure, degenerative changes. This post includes 8 nursing care plans for liver cirrhosis.
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) results from a complex interplay between genetic and environmental factors. Similarities involve (1) chronic inflammation of the alimentary tract and (2) periods of remission interspersed with episodes of acute inflammation. Here are 7 nursing care plans for inflammatory bowel disease
Cholecystectomy is the surgical removal of the gallbladder. Here are 4 Cholecystectomy Nursing Care Plans.
Cholecystitis is an acute or chronic inflammation of the gallbladder, usually associated with gallstone(s) impacted in the cystic duct, causing distension of the gallbladder. Below are 4 nursing care plans for Cholecystitis
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