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Esophagitis Nursing Care Plan – Acute Pain

Esophagitis Nursing Care Plan – Acute Pain

Esophagitis, an inflammation of the esophagus due to exposure of the esophageal lining to upward or downward irritating chemicals (alkali or acids) causes extreme pain and malnutrition. This is a reversible condition if early diagnosis and proper treatment are employed. Among the conservative managements of esophagitis is lifestyle changes which mainly consists of exercise, diet, […]

Acute Glomerulonephritis (AGN) Nursing Care Plan

Acute Glomerulonephritis (AGN) Nursing Care Plan

Acute Glomerulonephritis (AGN) is a medical condition which involves the kidney, particularly, the glomeruli. This requires immediate medical and nursing interventions to retard the progress of scarring within the kidney. This scarring is somewhat irreversible which later causes renal failure. This disease affects 0.02% of the United States’ total population. This is common among boys […]

Hair Loss (Alopecia) Nursing Care Plan – Disturbed Body Image Related to Alopecia Secondary to Chemotherapy Side Effects

Hair Loss (Alopecia) Nursing Care Plan – Disturbed Body Image Related to Alopecia Secondary to Chemotherapy Side Effects

Acceptance of a cancer treatment can be very difficult for a person. Especially if this was diagnosed the first time. (Since cancer can relapse anytime) Nevertheless, it doesn’t make it any easier. Accepting the disease itself is as hard as the treatment. It may connote hopelessness, anxiety and fear of the unknown and of course, […]