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Case study of Maria with nursing care plan

Maria Case Study
Christine Allen
University of Phoenix
Professor Woods
June 25, 2012
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Nursing diagnoses may relate to physical, emotional, psychosocial, and cultural needs.

Name Christine Allen

|List five factors of patient history that |1.Maria is 20 years old and pregnant with 4 th child | |demonstrates nursing needs: |2.Has feelings of great sadness | | |3.Socially and emotionally isolated | | |4.Poor nutrition due to lack of appetite | | |5.She speaks little English(Alligood 2010) | |State three nursing diagnoses using |Imbalanced nutrition less than body requirement as evidenced by poor eating| |taxonomy of NANDA: |pattern due to loss of appetite. | | |Impaired social interaction related to absence of available significant | | |peers as evidenced by expression of feeling isolated. (Gulanick& Myers | | |2011). | | |Fatigue related to anxiety and depression as evidenced by feelings of great| | |sadness and isolation.(Gulanick& Myers 2011). | | | | |For each nursing diagnosis, state two |1a. Maria will gain 2 pounds by next prenatal visit. |...
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