00244 Risk Of Deterioration Of Independent Decision Making

Domain 10: vital principles
class 3: congruence between values/beliefs/actions
Diagnostic Code: 00244
Nanda label: risk of deterioration of independent decision making
Diagnostic focus: independent decision making
Approved 2013 • Revised 2017 • Evidence level 2.1

NANDA Nursing Diagnosis Definition

Nanda nursing diagnosis « risk of deterioration of independent decision making is defined as: susceptible to a decision -making process on health care that does not include personal knowledge or personal knowledge takes into account social norms or that does not happen in a flexible environment, resulting in an unsatisfactory decision.

Risk factors

  • Decrease in the understanding of all available health care options
  • Difficulty properly verbalizing perceptions on health care options
  • Inadequate trust to discuss health care options openly
  • Inadequate information in relation to health care options
  • Inadequate intimacy to openly discuss health care options
  • Inadequate personal trust in decision making
  • Insufficient time to discuss health care options

Risk population

  • People with limited experience in decision making
  • Women who access systems health care with patriarchal hierarchy
  • Women living in families with patriarchal hierarchy