00127 Syndrome of deterioration in the interpretation of the environment

00127 Syndrome of deterioration in the interpretation of the environment

Definition of the NANDA label Constant lack of orientation regarding people, space, time or circumstances, for more than 3 to 6 months that requires a protective environment Defining characteristics • Constant disorientation in familiar and unfamiliar surroundings. • Loss of employment or social function due to memory loss. • Inability to follow simple directions or … Read more

00154 Wandering

00154 Wandering

Definition of the NANDA label Wandering, repetitive or purposeless walking that makes the person susceptible to injury; it is often incongruous with boundaries, limits, or obstacles. Meandering, aimless, or repetitive locomotion that exposes the individual to harm; frequently incongruent with boundaries, limits, or obstacles. Defining characteristics • Frequent and continuous movement from one place to … Read more