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2010-05-28 10:21:00

GREEN BAY, Wis., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- NANDA International (NANDA-I), an international association of nursing professionals, has announced the recipients of its 2010 NANDA-I awards. The awards were presented at the May 2010 NANDA-I / AENTDE Congress in Madrid, Spain, to recognize outstanding contributions to NANDA-I and standardized nursing language in the areas of clinical practice, nursing education, administration, informatics and research. "I would like to congratulate all of our...

2009-10-09 15:27:00

GREEN BAY, Wis., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Undergraduate nursing students have an opportunity of a lifetime: write an article about nursing care for a chance to win a $2,000 scholarship to an international nursing conference in Madrid. The article writing contest is sponsored by Gail Ladwig MSN, CHTP, RN and Betty Ackley MSN, EdS, RN, members of NANDA International (NANDA-I). "We believe this is a great way to encourage nursing students to learn more about NANDA-I and standardized...

2008-09-18 03:00:07

By Wong, Elizabeth PURPOSE. In the first of a three-part series, a novel nursing terminology is introduced and proposed for inclusion in the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association (NANDA) International ClassificationCritical incident nursing diagnosis (CIND)-defined as the recognition of an acute life-threatening event that occurs as a result of disease, surgery, treatment, or medication. DATA SOURCES. The literature, research studies, and meta-analyses from a variety of disciplines,...

2007-12-06 06:00:10

By Silva, Viviane Martins da de Oliveira Lopes, Marcos Venicios; de Araujo, Thelma Leite PURPOSE. To analyze the relationship between nursing diagnoses and survival rates in children with congenital heart disease. METHODS. A total of 270 observations were carried out in 45 children with congenital heart disease who were followed for 15 days. FINDINGS. Differences in mean survival times were identified in children not more than 4 months of age with respect to the following diagnoses:...

2007-09-14 06:00:10

By Kumar, Coleen P PURPOSE. This paper aims to illustrate the process of theory- based nursing practice by presenting a case study of a clinical nurse specialist's assessment and care of a woman with type 2 diabetes. DESIGN. Orem's self-car e deficit theory and standardized nursing language, NANDA, NIC (Nursing Interventions Classification), and NOC (Nursing Outcomes Classification), guided assessment and the identification of outcomes and interventions related to the client's management of...

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