00138 Risk for other-directed violence

00138 Risk for other-directed violence

Definition of the NANDA label Situation in which there is a danger that the individual will adopt behaviors that may be physically, emotionally or sexually harmful to other people. Susceptible to behaviors in which an individual demonstrates that he or she can be physically, emotionally, and/or sexually harmful to others. Risk factors • Body language: … Read more

00139 Risk for self-mutilation

00139 Risk for self-mutilation

Definition of the NANDA label Situation in which there is a danger that the individual will engage in deliberately self-injurious behavior that, in order to relieve tension, may cause tissue damage in an attempt to cause a non-lethal injury. Susceptible to deliberate self-injurious behavior causing tissue damage with the intent of causing nonfatal injury to … Read more

00140 Risk for self-directed violence

00140 Risk for self-directed violence

Definition of the NANDA label Situation in which there is a danger that the individual will adopt behaviors that may be physically, emotionally or sexually harmful to himself. Susceptible to behaviors in which an individual demonstrates that he or she can be physically, emotionally, and/or sexually harmful to self. Risk factors • Suicidal ideation (frequent, … Read more

00150 Risk for suicide

00150 Risk for suicide

Definition of the NANDA label Situation in which the individual is in danger of self-inflicting life-threatening injuries. Susceptible to self-inflicted, life-threatening injury. Risk factors Behavioral • History of previous suicide attempts. • Irreflection. • Purchase of a firearm. • Accumulation of medicines. • Make a will or change it. • Donate possessions. • Sudden euphoric … Read more

00151 Self-mutilation

00151 Self-mutilation

Definition of the NANDA label Deliberately self-injurious behavior that, to relieve stress, causes tissue damage in an attempt to cause a non-fatal injury. Deliberate self-injurious behavior causing tissue damage with the intent of causing nonfatal injury to attain relief of tension. Defining characteristics • Cuts or scratches on the body. • Picking wounds. • Self-caused … Read more