Flashcards in Chapter 01: Critical Thinking Deck (8):
Define Subjective data
Information provided by the affected individual
Define Objective data
Information obtained by the health care provider through physical assessment, the patient's record, and lab studies.
What are the 5 phases of the nursing process
Assessment, Nursing Diagnosis, Planning, Implementation and Evaluation
What are first-level priority problems?
Emergent and life-threatening
What is a complete database?
Complete health history from a full physical exam
What is a episodic database?
Limited or short-term problem
What is a follow-up database?
Evaluates the status of any identified problem at regular intervals to follow up on short-term or chronic health problems.