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Use of standardized nursing diagnoses and interventions in long-term care
Journal of gerontological nursing
  • J. M. Daly
  • Meridean Maas, University of Iowa
  • Kathleen C. Buckwalter, University of Iowa
Document Type
Article
Peer Reviewed
1
Publication Date
8-1-1995
NLM Title Abbreviation
J Gerontol Nurs
PubMed ID
7650302
Abstract

1. Standardized language for patient assessment, nursing diagnoses and interventions provide a common language for professionals in long-term care. 2. A comprehensive Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) was first published in 1992 by the Iowa Intervention Project and the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association offers a comprehensive list of nursing diagnoses. 3. Most frequently used nursing diagnoses were: Self Care Deficit: Bathing/Hygiene, Self Care Deficit: Dressing/Grooming, Impaired Physical Mobility, Altered Thought Process, and Potential for Injury.

Keywords
  • Female,
  • Humans,
  • Long-Term Care,
  • Male,
  • Nursing Audit,
  • Nursing Diagnosis/classification/utilization,
  • Nursing Evaluation Research,
  • Patient Care Planning,
  • Semantics,
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
Published Article/Book Citation
Journal of gerontological nursing, 21:8 (1995) pp.29-36.
Disciplines
Citation Information
J. M. Daly, Meridean Maas and Kathleen C. Buckwalter. "Use of standardized nursing diagnoses and interventions in long-term care" Journal of gerontological nursing Vol. 21 Iss. 8 (1995) p. 29 - 36 ISSN: 0098-9134
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/meridean_maas/26/