Promoting Health for Adults
A case study reviewing the promotion of health and a healthy lifestyle by the nurse to the adult patient.
# 90914 | 900 words | 3 sources | 2006 |
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Medical and Health (Nursing) , Medical and Health (Nutrition and Exercise) , Medical and Health (General) , Nutrition (General)
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This case study discusses a given patient in order to exemplify health promotion in adults. The paper presents data along with an analysis to arrive at a nursing diagnosis. The case further discusses a set of expected goals and outcomes of the patient, as well as, nursing orders and evaluation parameters for the patient's next visit.
From the Paper:"Factors affecting need Age 25 Medications/illness Environment high-rise building on busy street Fatigue level high Lifestyle physically and socially active Sleep/wake schedule 1 AM/6AM next day on weekdays Emotional Status Alcohol/stimulants/smoking 3-4 beers twice a week; Coffee at breakfast, cola rest of day; 1 pack per day Diet breakfast: toast and cereal Lunch: meat casserole with vegetables Dinner: store-bought meals or "easy to cook" meals Physical anomalies None"
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