About Maye Serrano R.N.

A dedicated registered nurse who loves to view life as a revolving conundrum with spectacles of light and an aspiring writer who wants to share her expertise and experience in the nursing profession. She had pursued continuing education specializing in Psychiatric Nursing but had her practice on MNCHN.

Diarrhea Nursing Care Plan

Diarrhea Nursing Care Plan

The nursing diagnosis of diarrhea is defined as a state in which an individual experiences a change in normal bowel habits characterized by the frequent passage of loose, fluid, unformed stools. Diarrhea is indeed the passing of at least 3 or more loose watery stools which may be a reaction to certain underlying factors or […]

Cholera Management

Cholera Management

The acute enteric infection that has caused several outbreaks worldwide in the recent years is known as cholera, otherwise called as violent dysentery. It has widely affected those locations with less potable supply of water, or those with inaccessible basic needs, and most especially those crowded places with lack of sanitation and hygiene practices. Cholera […]

Dilation and Curettage

Dilation and Curettage

Dilation (or dilatation) and curettage (D&C) is a gynaecological procedure done by widening or opening the cervical canal and surgical removal of the uterine lining or uterine contents by scooping and scrapping (with the use of sharp curette) or suctioning (suction curettage) . It is a minor surgery done in ambulatory or outpatient surgery clinics […]

Tuberculosis Nursing Care Plan – Ineffective Airway Clearance

Tuberculosis Nursing Care Plan – Ineffective Airway Clearance

Tuberculosis is primarily a contagious condition derived through the inhalation of an airborne bacterium called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The most common location infected with this condition is the pulmonary tract otherwise it may also invade the bloodstream or the lymphatic system, especially for those immunocompromised individuals.     Pulmonary tuberculosis may produce symptoms like cough which may […]

Enteral Feeding Nursing Care Plan – Imbalanced Nutrition, less than body requirements

Enteral Feeding Nursing Care Plan – Imbalanced Nutrition, less than body requirements

Enteral feeding is the administration of essential nutrients and calories directly into the stomach or intestine via a feeding tube. It could help maintain caloric and nutritional requirements of an individual with difficulty in taking enough food orally. It could be given through nasoenteric or nasogastric tubes, or in some cases gastrostomy is done to […]

Community Public Health Nursing – Roles and Responsibilities

Community Public Health Nursing – Roles and Responsibilities

Community public health nursing is not entirely different in nursing practice with that of clinical nursing confined in the four corners of the hospital. It also promotes wellness and prevents illness through education and health teachings, provides comfort and care through its delicate nursing care interventions, and emphasizes curative and rehabilitative interventions through individualized efficient […]