31 January 2012

About Burns Nursing Plan Diagnosis Goal And Intervention

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