Thalassemia Nursing Care Planning and Management

Thalassemia

The term thalassemia is applied to a variety of inherited blood disorders characterized by deficiencies in the rate of production of specific globin chains in hemoglobin.
Phenylketonuria Nursing Care Management

Phenylketonuria

Phenylketonuria (PKU), less commonly known as phenylalanine hydroxylase deficiency, is the most common inborn error of amino acid metabolism.
FT-Acute Nasopharyngitis

Acute Nasopharyngitis

Acute nasopharyngitis is caused by any number of different viruses, usually rhinoviruses, respiratory syncytial virus, adenovirus, influenza virus, or parainfluenza virus.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) causes infections of the lungs and respiratory tract. Infection with respiratory syncytial virus which manifests primarily as bronchiolitis or viral pneumonia, is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) in infants and young children.
FT-Down Syndrome Nursing Care Management

Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)

Down Syndrome is primarily caused by trisomy of chromosome 21, which gives rise to multiple systemic complications as part of the syndrome.
FT-Gastroenteritis Nursing Care Management

Gastroenteritis

Infectious diarrhea is commonly referred to as gastroenteritis.
Pyloric Stenosis Nursing Care Planning and Management

Pyloric Stenosis

Pyloric stenosis, also known as infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS), is the most common cause of intestinal obstruction in infancy.
Epiglottitis Nursing Care Planning and Management: A Study Guide

Epiglottitis

Acute epiglottitis and associated upper airway obstruction has significant morbidity and mortality and may cause respiratory arrest and death.
Hypospadias and Epispadias

Hypospadias and Epispadias

Epispadias is a rare congenital malformation of the male or female urogenital apparatus that consists of a defect of the dorsal wall of the urethra.
Allergic Rhinitis Nursing Care Management

Allergic Rhinitis

Although allergic rhinitis (AR) is a common disease, the impact on daily life cannot be underestimated. Allergic rhinitis in children is most often caused by sensitization to animal dander, house dust, pollens, and molds.

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