Hepatitis Nursing Care Plans

Hepatitis Nursing Care Plans

6 - Hepatitis Nursing Care Plans 

Hepatitis is a liver inflammation that results in necrosis of liver cells. The liver is the largest organ in the body that produces bile, which helps in digestion of food. Many types of diseases and intake of harmful substances (such as alcohol and other chemicals) cause liver irritation and inflammation. 
To get rid of these problems, the patient needs the right treatment, In which a nurse along with a doctor also plays an important role in removing these problems of the patient. A nurse assess his problems to take proper care of his patient and also collects data from the patient about his problems. The nurse prepares a care plan with the data received by the patient and the assessment done by himself.

Hepatitis Nursing Care Plans R/t

Here are five nursing care plans and nursing diagnoses that can be made in this type of hepatitis :

      • Imbalanced Nutrition
      • Risk for Deficient Fluid Volume
      • Fatigue
      • Risk for Impaired Skin Integrity
      • Deficient Knowledge
      • Risk for Infection

      1. Imbalanced Nutrition

      2. Risk for Deficient Fluid Volume

      3. Fatigue

      4. Risk for Impaired Skin Integrity

      5. Deficient Knowledge

      6. Risk for Infection

      References and Sources

      • Black, J. M., & Hawks, J. H. (2009). Medical-surgical nursing: Clinical management for positive outcomes (Vol. 1). A. M. Keene (Ed.). Saunders Elsevier.
      • Dharmarajan, T. S., Pankratov, A., Morris, E., Qurashi, S., Law, G., Phillips, S., … & Norkus, E. P. (2008). Anemia: its impact on hospitalizations and length of hospital stay in nursing home and community older adults. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association9(5), 354-359.
      • Doenges, M. E., Moorhouse, M. F., & Murr, A. C. (2016). Nurse‘s pocket guide: Diagnoses, prioritized interventions, and rationales. FA Davis.
      • Gulanick, M., & Myers, J. L. (2016). Nursing Care Plans: Diagnoses, Interventions, and Outcomes. Elsevier Health Sciences.
      • Landi, F., Russo, A., Danese, P., Liperoti, R., Barillaro, C., Bernabei, R., & Onder, G. (2007). Anemia status, hemoglobin concentration, and mortality in nursing home older residents. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association8(5), 322-327.
      • Special thanks to NURSESLABS.COM

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