00024 Ineffective tissue perfusion

00024 Ineffective tissue perfusion

Definition of the NANDA label Ineffective tissue perfusion is the state in which an individual has a reduction in oxygen concentration and consequently in cellular metabolism, due to a deficit in capillary blood supply. * THE TYPE MUST BE SPECIFIED: RENAL, CEREBRAL, CARDIOPULMONARY, GASTROINTESTINAL, PERIPHERAL. Defining characteristics Impaired renal perfusion Severe hypotension or hypertension. Hematuria. … Read more

00206 Risk for bleeding

00206 Risk for bleeding

Definition of the NANDA label Risk of decreased blood volume that can compromise health. Susceptible to a decrease in blood volume, which may compromise health. Related factors • Aneurysm. • Gastrointestinal disorders (eg, gastric ulcer disease, polyps, varicose veins). • Impaired liver function (eg, cirrhosis). • Essential coagulopathies (eg, thrombocytopenia). • Postpartum complications (eg uterine … Read more

00029 Decreased cardiac output

00029 Decreased cardiac output

Definition of the NANDA label Decreased cardiac output is the state in which the amount of blood pumped by the heart is inadequate to meet the metabolic demands of the body. Inadequate blood pumped by the heart to meet the metabolic demands of the body. The defining characteristics, related factors, NOC and NIC of the … Read more

00032 Ineffective breathing pattern

00032 Ineffective breathing pattern

Definition of the NANDA label Alteration of inspiration or expiration that makes adequate ventilation impossible. Inspiration and/or expiration that does not provide adequate ventilation. Defining characteristics Decrease in the inspiratory pressure / expiratory pressure ratio. Dyspnea and orthopnea. Short of breath. Decreased minute ventilation. Decreased vital capacity. Prolongation of expiratory phases. Increase in anteroposterior thoracic … Read more

00033 Impaired spontaneous ventilation

00033 Impaired spontaneous ventilation

Definition of the NANDA label State characterized by a decrease in energy reserves that causes the individual to be unable to hold their breath properly to stay alive. Inability to initiate and/or maintain independent breathing that is adequate to support life. Defining characteristics • Dyspnea. • Increased metabolic expenditure. • Increasing agitation and apprehension. • … Read more

00034 Dysfunctional ventilatory weaning response

00034 Dysfunctional ventilatory weaning response

Definition of the NANDA label State in which the individual cannot adapt to lower levels of assisted mechanical ventilatory support, which prevents the interruption of ventilation and prolongs the weaning period. Inability to adjust to lowered levels of mechanical ventilator support that interrupts and prolongs the weaning process. Defining characteristics In the severe dysfunctional response, … Read more

00092 Activity intolerance

00092 Activity intolerance

Definition of the NANDA label State in which the individual lacks enough physical or mental energy to develop or finish the daily activities that he requires or wants. Insufficient physiological or psychological energy to endure or complete required or desired daily activities. Defining characteristics • Verbal references of feeling fatigue or weakness. • Alterations in: … Read more

00102 Feeding self-care deficit

00102 Feeding self-care deficit

Definition of the NANDA label State in which the individual presents a deterioration in the ability to carry out or complete the activities necessary for feeding independently and effectively. Inability to eat independently. Defining characteristics • Inability to: – Swallow food. – Prepare them for ingestion. – Handle utensils. – Chew the food. – Use … Read more

00108 Bathing self-care deficit

00108 Bathing self-care deficit

Definition of the NANDA label State in which the individual manifests an inability to carry out or complete bathing and hygiene activities by himself. Inability to independently complete cleansing activities. Defining characteristics • Difficulty purchasing bathroom and cleaning supplies. • Inability to wash the whole or part of the body. • Difficulty getting water or … Read more

00109 Dressing self-care deficit

00109 Dressing self-care deficit

Definition of the NANDA label State in which the individual has an inability to perform or complete the activities of dressing and grooming himself. Inability to independently put on or remove clothing. Defining characteristics • Difficulty choosing clothes. • Inability to use assistive devices. • Inability to use zippers. • Difficulty taking off clothes. • … Read more