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Nursing care plan cirrhosis of the liver

I. Pathophysiology (Murphy, 2006) a. Alteration in structure and degenerative changes resulting from buildup of diffuse bands of fibrotic connective tissue causing widespread destruction of hepatic cells, impairing liver function, and impeding blood flow through the liver b. Compensated cirrhosis: … Continue reading

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Nursing Care Plan ncp cirrhosis

Cirrhosis ncp nursing care plan Ineffective breathing pattern Risk for imbalanced fluid and electrolytes excess fluid volume third-spacing hypokalemia hyponatremia Imbalanced nutrition: less than body requirements Altered comfort: pruritus Altered comfort: dyspepsia Risk for impaired tissue integrity Activity intolerance Disturbed … Continue reading

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