Hello Everyone, my self Pankaj and in today’s session, we are talking about How we Make Nursing Care Plan for Fever.
Before starting we need to first Know more about Fever and how Its Works
What is Fever?
Fever is also known as Pyrexia. It’s one of the most common presenting complaints in medical practice it is defined as the Human body temperature is that above the normal range, for that individual without any physiological cause to it.
in other words, temperature rise due to exercise or menstrual cycle doesn’t count as fever. this is usually above the 38*C in thermometer
Basically, Fever is not a disease that’s a symptom we our body caught by any Deases then our body shows a sign called Fever (Pyrexia) in Medical Term.
To make a Nursing Care Plan for Fever, we need 6 Columns
- Nursing Diagnosis
You all maybe experience this Fever in your life. To reduce fever effects, you do so many things, and that is all thing we need to write here, so let’s start todays Nursing Care Plan (NSG).
How to Make Nursing Care Plan for Pyrexia (Fever)
The First Point in Nursing Care Plan is Assessment in this Assessment the Assessment was in two Types
- Subjective Data
- Objective Data
Subjective Data in NSG
Data collected from a Pataint like a Patient said about his health and feelings about the disease is subjective data.
Objective Data in NSG
Data collected by a Nurse by observing the patient like patent behavior, His vital Sings, etc.
Nursing Care Plan for Fever (Assessment)
Subjective Data: The Patient says that “His body has Warm, Sweating, Weakness.”
Objective Data: The Patient has “Fever / Pyrexia”
Nursing Care Plan for Fever (Diagnosis)
Altered body Temperature related to disease condition as evidenced by taking Temperature
You can check patient body temperature by different methods
Nursing Care Plan for Fever (Goal)
To reduce body temperature.
In this Fever or pyrexia, our main priority is to decrease body temp.
Nursing Care Plan for Fever (Intervention)
- Assess the Vital Sign
- Provide cold sponging
- Provide extra blanket
- Provide keep and calm Environment
- Provide Healthy Diet to the patient
- Administer antipyretic medication as prescribed by a doctor
in the Intervention, the main motive is archiving the goal, and how you do that’s called Intervention
Nursing Care Plan for Fever (Implementation)
- Assessed the Vital Sign
- Provided cold sponging
- Provided extra blanket
- Provided keep and calm Environment
- Provided Healthy Diet to the patient
- Administered antipyretic medication as prescribed by a doctor
In an implementation, we need to write all things that we have already done to reduce Fever.
Nursing Care Plan for Fever (Evaluation)
- The patient’s Temperature has been reduced.
- The patient is now feeling well.
in the Evaluation, you need to write those things we got after the all implementation as a result
That’s all points that must write in a Nursing Care Plan. I hope you enjoyed it, and if you have still any doubt, then comment down below,
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