Craven Ch 13 Nursing Diagnosis

  1. actual nursing diagnosis
    An existing human response to a health problem the nurse identifies that is amenable to nursing intervention
  2. cluster
    Patient data combined into meaningful patterns
  3. collaborative health problems
    Problems based on medical diagnoses, medically ordered treatments, or other related problems that require interdependent standards and activities to be addressed
  4. medical diagnosis
    Identified disease or pathologic process; treatment focuses on correcting or preventing specific pathology of specific organs or body systems
  5. nursing diagnosis
    Actual, potential, or possible health problem identified by the nurse that is amenable to nursing intervention
  6. possible nursing diagnosis
    Health problem amenable to nursing intervention that requires additional data collection and validation before it can be confirmed or deleted as a nursing diagnosis
  7. premature closure
    Selecting a diagnosis before analyzing pertinent information
  8. risk nursing diagnosis
    State of being at risk for the development of a health problem amenable to nursing intervention
  9. taxonomy
    Classification system to organize information
  10. validation
    Reexamining information to check its accuracy
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Craven Ch 13 Nursing Diagnosis
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Terms for Exam 1 - Ch 13 of Craven
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