00245 Risk Of Corneal Lesion

Domain 11: security/protection
Class 2: physical injury
Diagnostic Code: 00245
Nanda label: corneal lesion risk
Diagnostic focus: injury
Approved 2013 • Revised 2017 • Evidence level 2.1

NANDA Nursing Diagnosis Definition

Nanda nursing diagnosis « risk of corneal lesion ” is defined as: susceptible to an inflammatory infection or injury in the superficial or deep layers of corneal tissue, which can compromise health. P>

Risk factors

  • Ocular balloon exposure
  • Insufficient knowledge of modifiable factors

Risk population

  • People who experience prolonged hospitalization

Associated problems

  • Artificial breathing
  • Flash <5 times per minute
  • Score on the Glasgow scale <6
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Periorbital edema
  • Pharmacological preparations
  • Tracheostomy