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Define Subjective data

Information provided by the affected individual

2

Define Objective data

Information obtained by the health care provider through physical assessment, the patient's record, and lab studies.

3

What are the 5 phases of the nursing process

Assessment, Nursing Diagnosis, Planning, Implementation and Evaluation

4

What are first-level priority problems?

Emergent and life-threatening

5

What is a complete database?

Complete health history from a full physical exam

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What is a episodic database?

Limited or short-term problem

7

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.

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What does the Biomedical Model of Western Medicine define health as?

The absence of disease