Nursing Diagnosis and Nursing Intervention for Typhoid Fever
Nursing Diagnosis for Typhoid Fever
- The increase in body temperature related to salmonella typhi infection.
- Impaired nutritional needs, less than body requirements related to anorexia.
- Disorders of fluid balance (less than demand) are associated with excess fluid (diarrhea / vomiting)
Nursing Intervention for Typhoid Fever
1 The increase in body temperature related to salmonella typhi infection
The normal body temperature
Result Criteria :
- Patients reported an increase in body temperature.
- Seeking help to prevent increase in body temperature.
- Improved skin turgor.
- Give an explanation to the patient and family about the increase in body temperature.
- Tell the patient to wear thin and absorbs sweat.
- Restrict visitors.
- Observation of vital signs every 4 hours.
- Tell the patient to drink a lot, drink a lot of fluid intake.
- Collaboration with doctor in the provision of antibiotics and antipyretic therapy.
2. Impaired nutritional needs, less than body requirements related to anorexia
Patients are able to maintain adequate nutritional needs
Reasult Criteria :
- Increased appetite.
- Patients able to spend a portion of food in accordance with the given.
- Explain to the client and family about the benefits of food / nutrition.
- Weigh the client body weight every 2 days.
- Give nutrition with soft diet, do not contain much fiber, not stimulate, or cause a lot of gas and serve while still warm.
- Give small amounts of food and frequency often.
- Collaboration with doctor for the administration of antacids and parenteral nutrition.
3. Disorders of fluid balance (less than demand) are associated with excess fluid (diarrhea / vomiting)
- Increased skin turgor
- The face does not look pale
- Give an explanation of the importance of fluid requirements in patients and families.
- Observation of input and output of fluid.
- Instruct the patient to drink plenty of 2.5 liters / 24 hours.
- Observation drip infusion.
- Collaboration with physicians to fluid therapy (oral / parenteral).