00011 Constipation

00011 Constipation

Definition of the NANDA label Constipation refers to a decrease in the normal frequency of bowel movements, accompanied by difficult or incomplete elimination of excessively hard or dry stools. Decrease in normal frequency of defecation accompanied by difficult or incomplete passage of stool and/or passage of excessively hard, dry stool. Defining characteristics Frequency of bowel … Read more

00012 Perceived constipation

00012 Perceived constipation

Definition of the NANDA label Subjective Constipation is the state in which the individual self-diagnoses constipation and abuse of laxatives, and ensures a daily intestinal elimination by resorting to the use of laxatives, enemas and suppositories. Self-diagnosis of constipation combined with abuse of laxatives, enemas, and/or suppositories to ensure a daily bowel movement. Defining characteristics … Read more

00013 Diarrhea

00013 Diarrhea

Definition of the NANDA label Diarrhea is the frequent elimination of loose, loose or liquid stools. Passage of loose, unformed stools. Defining characteristics A minimum of three liquid stools per day. Urgency of evacuation. Hyperactive bowel sounds. Intestinal cramps and abdominal pain. Related factors Psychological High degree of stress and anxiety. Situational Alcohol abuse. Toxins. … Read more

00014 Bowel incontinence

00014 Bowel incontinence

Definition of the NANDA label Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements with involuntary passing of stool. Involuntary passage of stool. Defining characteristics Urgency to defecate and lack of response to this urgency. Constant dripping of loose stools. Fecal odor and fecal stains on clothing or bed. Inability to feel the sensation of … Read more

00015 Risk for constipation

00015 Risk for constipation

Definition of the NANDA label The risk for constipation is the probability of suffering a decrease in the normal frequency of defecation accompanied by difficult or incomplete elimination of stools or elimination of hard and dry stools. Susceptible to a decrease in normal frequency of defecation accompanied by difficult or incomplete passage of stool, which … Read more

00196 Dysfunctional gastrointestinal motility

00196 Dysfunctional gastrointestinal motility

Definition of the NANDA label Increase, decrease, ineffectiveness or lack of peristaltic activity in the gastrointestinal system. Increased, decreased, ineffective, or lack of peristaltic activity within the gastrointestinal system. Defining characteristics • Absence of wind. • Abdominal cramps. • Abdominal distension. • Abdominal pain. • Accelerated gastric emptying. • Gastric waste of bilious color. • … Read more

00197 Risk for dysfunctional gastrointestinal motility

00197 Risk for dysfunctional gastrointestinal motility

Definition of the NANDA label Risk of increase, decrease, ineffectiveness or lack of peristaltic activity in the gastrointestinal system. Susceptible to increased, decreased, ineffective, or lack of peristaltic activity within the gastrointestinal system, which may compromise health. Risk factors • Abdominal surgery. • Aging. • Anxiety. • Change of diet. • Change in water. • … Read more