Otitis Media Nursing Care Management

Otitis Media

Otitis media is an inflammation of the middle ear without reference to etiology or pathogenesis.

Croup Syndrome

Croup is the most common etiology for hoarseness, cough, and onset of acute stridor in febrile children.

Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic syndrome, or nephrosis, is defined by the presence of nephrotic-range proteinuria, edema, hyperlipidemia, and hypoalbuminemia.
Acute Glomerulonephritis

Acute Glomerulonephritis

Acute glomerulonephritis (GN) comprises a specific set of renal diseases in which an immunologic mechanism triggers inflammation and proliferation of glomerular tissue that can result in damage to the basement membrane, mesangium, or capillary endothelium.
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is the most common chronic rheumatologic disease in children and is one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood.

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is not a simple curve to one side but, in fact, is a more complex three-dimensional deformity that often develops in childhood.
Chicken Pox (Varicella) Nursing Care Planning and Management

Chicken Pox (Varicella)

Chickenpox is a very contagious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV).
Measles (Rubeola) Nursing Care Planning and Management

Measles (Rubeola)

Measles is an acute viral respiratory illness.
Cystic Fibrosis Nursing Care Management and Study Guide

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a disease of exocrine gland function that involves multiple organ systems but chiefly results in chronic respiratory infections, pancreatic enzyme insufficiency, and associated complications in untreated patients.
Reye Syndrome Nursing Care Planning and Management

Reye’s Syndrome

Reye's syndrome typically occurs after a viral illness, particularly an upper respiratory tract infection, influenza, varicella, or gastroenteritis, and is associated with the use of aspirin during the illness.

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