00160 Willingness to improve fluid volume balance

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Definition of the NANDA label

Balance pattern between fluid volume and the chemical composition of body fluids that is sufficient to meet physical needs and can be reinforced.

Defining characteristics

• Expresses desire to improve fluid balance.
• Stable weight.
• Moist mucous membranes.
• Adequate food and liquid intake for daily needs.
• Straw-colored urine with a specific gravity within normal.
• Good skin turgor.
• There is no excessive thirst.
• The diuresis is adequate in relation to the contribution.
• There is no evidence of edema or dehydration.

NOC

• Hydration.

NIC

• Fluid and electrolyte management.
• Handling of liquids.
• Liquid monitoring.
• Neurological monitoring.
• Promotion of self-care.
• Teaching.

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