Nursing Diagnosis – Code 00168 Sedentary lifestyle (2004; LOE 2.1)

Domain 1. Health Promotion Class 1. Health Awareness

Sedentary lifestyle

Definition Reports a habit of life that is characterized by a low physical activity level.

Defining Characteristics

■ Average daily physical activity is less than recommended for gender and age
■ Physical deconditioning ■ Preference for activity low in physical activity

Related Factors

■ Insufficient interest in physical activity ■ Insufficient knowledge of health benefits associated with physical exercise
■ Insufficient motivation for physical activity ■ Insufficient resources for physical activity ■ Insufficient training for physical exercise

 

Nursing Diagnosis – Code 00097 Deficient diversional activity (1980)

Domain 1. Health Promotion Class 1. Health Awareness

Deficient diversional activity

Definition Decreased stimulation from (or interest or engagement in) recreational or leisure activities.

Defining Characteristics

■ Boredom ■ Current setting does not allow engagement in activity

Related Factors

■ Insufficient diversional activity ■ Extremes of age
■ Prolonged hospitalization ■ Prolonged institutionalization