Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword
Like this
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Nursingcrib.com NURSING CARE PLAN - Breast Cancer

Nursingcrib.com NURSING CARE PLAN - Breast Cancer

Ratings: (0)|Views: 9,654 |Likes:
Published by deric
a care plan for patients with breast cancer
a care plan for patients with breast cancer

More info:

Published by: deric on Sep 13, 2009
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as DOC, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





SUBJECTIVE:“May nakakapaakong bukol sadibdib ko, anongdapat konggawin?”
(I have alump in my breast what should I do?)
as verbalized bythe patientOBJECTIVE:
Verbalizationof theproblem
Statement of misconception
V/S taken asfollowsT: 37.1 ˚CP: 92R: 19BP: 120/ 80Deficientknowledgeregardingillness,prognosis,treatment,self-care, anddischargeneeds.Breast Cancer Isthe leading typeof cancer inwomen. Mostbreast cancer begins in thelining of the milkducts,sometimes thelobule. Thecancer growsthrough the wallof the duct andinto the fattytissue. Breastcancer metastasizesmost commonlyto auxiliarynodes, lung,bone, liver, andthe brain.After 8 hours of nursingintervention thepatient willverbalizeaccurateinformationabout diagnosis,prognosis, andpotentialcomplications atown level of readiness.INDEPENDENT
Review with patientunderstanding of specific diagnosis,treatment alternatives,and future expectations.
Provide clear, accurateinformation in a factualbut sensitive manner.Answer specifically, butdo not provideunessential details.
Provide anticipatoryguidance with patientregarding treatmentprotocol, length of therapy, expectedresults, possible sideeffects. Be honest withthe patient.
Review with patient theimportance of 
Validates currentlevel of understanding,identifies learningneeds, andprovides knowledgebase from whichpatient can makeinformed decisions.
Helps withadjustment to thediagnosis of cancer by providingneeded informationalong with time toabsorb it.
Patient has the rightto know (beinformed) andparticipate indecision making.Accurate andconcise informationhelps dispel fearsand anxiety, helpsclarify expectedroutine, andenables patient tomaintain somedegree of control.
Promotes wellbeing, facilitatesAfter 8 hours of nursingintervention thepatient was abletoverbalizeaccurateinformation aboutdiagnosis,prognosis, andpotentialcomplications atown level of readiness.

Activity (61)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
1 thousand reads
Mitzie Osabel liked this
Dipay Mendoza liked this
Nardia Dell liked this
Wong Jing Jing liked this
Sharon Thompson added this note
Excellent document.. very informative

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->