Category Archives: Inflammatory bowel disease

Nursing care plan inflammatory bowel disease IBD

ULCERATIVE COLITIS, CROHN’S DISEASE I. Pathophysiolgy—Abnormal response of the immune system, leading to chronic inflammation of various portions of the alimentary tract II. Classifications a. Ulcerative colitis (UC) i. Usually starts in rectum and distal portions of the colon, possibly … Continue reading

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Nursing care plan ulcerative colitis

Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are idiopathic chronic inflammatory bowel diseases, which are often jointly referred to as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). These disorders have similarities but can usually be differentiated by … Continue reading

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