31 January 2012

About Burns Nursing Plan Diagnosis Goal And Intervention

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Burns can be highly variable in terms of the tissue affected, the severity, and resultant complications.
Burns have a catastrophic effect on people in terms of human life, suffering, disability, and financial loss. Burns are the third leading cause of accidental death in the United States.

Causes of Burns
  • Motor vehicle crashes
  • Accidents in residences
  • Electrical malfunctions
  • Chemical burns

Nursing Care Plan
  • Client/petient HISTORY
  • Client/petient PHYSICAL EXAMINATION.
  • Client/Patient Family History

Nursing Diagnosis for Burns
Ineffective airway clearance related to airway edema
Nursing Goal for Burns
  • Respiratory status
  • Comfort level
  • Gas exchange Ventilation
  • Symptom control behavior
  • Treatment behavior
  • Illness or injury
Nursing Intervention for Burns
  • Anxiety reduction
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Airway suctioning
  • Airway insertion and stabilization
  • Airway management
  • Cough enhancement
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Positioning
  • Respiratory monitoring
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