00178 Risk for impaired liver function

00178 Risk for impaired liver function

Definition of the NANDA label Risk of decreased liver function that can compromise health. Susceptible to a decrease in liver function, which may compromise health. Risk factors • Hepatotoxic drugs (eg, paracetamol, statins). • HIV coinfection. • Substance abuse (eg, alcohol, cocaine). • Viral infections (eg, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, Epstein-Barr virus). Associated … Read more

00179 Risk for unstable blood glucose level

00179 Risk for unstable blood glucose level

Definition of the NANDA label Risk of variation of the normal limits of blood glucose levels. Susceptible to variation in serum levels of glucose from the normal range, which may compromise health. Risk factors • Poor knowledge about managing diabetes. • Level of development. • Dietary contribution. • Inadequate monitoring of blood glucose. • Lack … Read more

00194 Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia

00194 Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia

Definition of the NANDA label Yellow-orange coloration of the skin and mucous membranes of the neonate that appears at 24 hours of life as a result of the presence of unconjugated bilirubin in the blood. The accumulation of unconjugated bilirubin in the circulation (less than 15 ml/dl) that occurs after 24 hours of life. Defining … Read more