Use of standardized nursing diagnoses and interventions in long-term care
NLM Title Abbreviation
J Gerontol Nurs
Journal of gerontological nursing
DOI of Published Version
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.
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.