Chapter 16 nursing assessment
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A method of inquiry that limits answers to one or two words, such as "yes" "no" or a number.
A technique that encourages further elaboration; for example "Say More" or "Go on"
Functional Health Patterns
Categories or groups of related data that offer a comprehensive review of health functioning.
Clients perceptions about themselves; for example, feelings of anxiety, pain, or stress.
Collection and verification of data.
Comparison of data with another reliable source to confirm accuracy
Information about a clients needs, health problems, and responses to these problems.
Information that is descriptive, concise, and complete without inferences or interpretive statements.
Organization of data to classify and focus on the correct problem
Organized conversation with a client to obtain information.
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