Nursing diagnosis – EXCESS FLUID VOLUME

ShareEXCESS  FLUID  VOLUME DEFINITION Increased isotonic fluid retention DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Altered mental status or respiratory pattern • Anasarca • Azotemia • Changes in blood pressure, pulmonary artery pressure, urine specific gravity, and electrolyte levels • Crackles • Decreased Hb and HCT levels • Dyspnea • Edema • Increased central venous pressure (CVP) • Intake [...]