Nursing diagnosis – RISK FOR LONELINESS

ShareRISK  FOR  LONELINESS DEFINITION At risk for experiencing discomfort associated with a desire or need for more contact with others RISK FACTORS • Affectional deprivation • Physical isolation • Cathectic deprivation • Social isolation ASSESSMENT FOCUS    (Refer  to  comprehensive  assessment  parameters.) • Coping • Roles/relationships • Emotional • Values/beliefs EXPECTED OUTCOMES The patient will • [...]