Nursing diagnosis – NAUSEA

ShareNAUSEA DEFINITION A subjective unpleasant, wavelike sensation in the back of the throat, epigastrium, or abdomen that may lead to the urge or need to vomit DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Gagging sensation • Gastric stasis • Increased salivation, swallowing • Sour taste in the mouth • Uninterested in eating; does not have appetite • Reports “nausea” [...]