Nursing diagnosis – DISTURBED PERSONAL IDENTITY

ShareDISTURBED  PERSONAL  IDENTITY DEFINITION Inability to maintain an integrated and complete perception of self DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Disturbed body image • Contradictory personal traits • Fluctuating feelings about self • Ineffective role performance • Gender confusion • Ineffective coping • Unable to distinguish between • Uncertainty about ideological inner and outer stimuli and cultural values [...]

Nursing diagnosis – INEFFECTIVE HEALTH MAINTENANCE

ShareINEFFECTIVE  HEALTH  MAINTENANCE DEFINITION Inability to identify, manage, and/or seek out help to maintain health DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS · Demonstrated lack of adaptive behaviors (internal or external environmental changes) · Demonstrated lack of knowledge regarding basic health practices · History of lack of health-seeking behaviors · Reported or observed impairment of personal support systems · Reported [...]