Health Promotion/Maintenance Nursing Cards
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This is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, NOT merely the absence of disease or infirmity
this is an active state of being healthy by living a lifestyle promoting good physical, mental, and emotional health
this is the unique response of a person to a disease; an abnormal process involving changed level of functioning
this type of illness generally has a rapid onset of symptoms and lasts only a relatively short time. examples: diarrhea, common cold, pneumonia.
age, genetic factors, physiologic factors, health habits, lifestyle, and environment are all risk factors of what type of illness?
which type of the following is an example of an acute illness? a. diabetes b. rheumatoid arthritis c. pneumonia d. osteoporosis
this is a broad term that encompasses many different physical and mental alterations in health. it is a permanent change. caused or caused by alterations in normal anatomy and physiology, requires patient education, and long period of care or support examples: diabetes mellitus, lung disease, arthritis, and lupus
What are the stages of illness behavior?
Remember: Every African Mammal Deeply Roars
- 1. experiencing symptoms
- 2. assuming sick role
- 3. medical care conduct
- 4. assuming a depending role
- 5. achieving recovery and rehabilitation
Tell whether the following statement is true or false:
A person who is experiencing a productive cough and fever takes a sick day to recuperate and decide whether to make an appointment with the doctor. This person is said to be in stage 3 of illness behavior: assuming a dependent role. REMEMBER *Every African Mammal Deeply Roars
False. stage 3 is medical care conduct
What are the human dimensions affecting health?
REMEMBER *People Say Every Insect Eats Orange Slices
physical, social, emotional, intellectual, environmental, occupational, spiritual
this dimension deals with genetic inheritance, age, developmental level, race, and gender
this is the ability to interact successfully with people and the environment
this dimension is how the mind affects body function and responds to body conditions
this dimension includes cognitive abilities, educational background, and past experiences
this dimension includes housing, sanitation, climate, pollution of air, food, and water
this dimension deals with achieving a balance between work and leisure time
this dimension deals with spiritual beliefs and values
What are the factors that influence a person's self-concept? remember PIPE
past experiences, interpersonal interactions, physical and cultural influences, and education
the extent to which an individual's behavior coincides with medical or health advice
client motivation, degree of life-style change necessary, perceived severity of illness, value placed on reducing illness threat, difficulty in understanding and performance, degree of inconvenience, belief in prescribed therapy, complexity of side effects, cultural heritage, degree of satisfaction/relationship with health care provides, and overall cost of therapy are all what?
stressors influencing adherence
What are some nursing interventions to help adherence?
establish why client is not following regimen, demonstrate caring, encourage healthy behaviors with positive reinforcement, utilize aids to reinforce, and establish a therapeutic relationship
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