Concerns with sexuality may he identified. The adequacy of local nutrient supplies is evaluated. This data can be used by the nurses both subjective and objective to build patterns related to a different lifestyle of the patient Edelman, et. Gordon's 11 functional health patterns Gordon's 11 functional health patterns Introduction Gordon's functional health pattern is a method that was introduced by Marjorie Gordon in 1987 for nurses. Learn More Reference List Daniels, R.
Healthful eating is the main focus of this family as the wife of Mr. Activity - Exercise Patterns of exercise, activity, leisure, and recreation. The philosophical beliefs determine what is correct, proper, meaningful, or good according to the individual Weber, 2009. This term can be used to mean the self-esteem or self-concept of the individual. I feel usually feel excruciating pain while engaging in the act. Cognitive pattern refers to the individual knowledge and how he can decipher knowledge Weber, 2009.
Sexuality and reproduction 10. Satisfaction with roles, role strain, or dysfunctional relationships may be further evaluated. This family values one another, God and their morals to help guide them in the right direction when needed C. Frequency of bowel movements, voiding pattern, pain on urination, appearance of urine and stool. Condition of skin, teeth, hair, nails, mucous membranes; height and weight. This would increase her social health, ensure that she felt like she makes a difference and boost her self-esteem, which would only benefit the overall health of the family. May include cardiovascular and respiratory status, mobility, and activities of daily living.
A desired outcome would be to communicate openly with her husband about her feelings. The level of satisfaction of sexual patterns and the reproduction patterns is also incorporated into the health of the individual Weber, 2009. Roles and relationships 9. Role — relationship pattern This refers to the relationships that the individual has and the roles he plays in those relationships. The following questions are posted by the nurse. Data pertaining to neurological functions are collected to aid this process.
This family takes meal thrice a day with some snacks additional. The lifestyle of the family changed totally after Mrs. Introduction The modern practice of nursing has evolved from the situations where the nurse used to only look at the clinical aspects of the health of the patients. . Comprehensive family assessment provides the foundation to promote family health. Body comfort, body image, feeling state, attitudes about self, perception of abilities, objective data such as body posture, eye contact, voice tone. Nutrition and metabolism: Assessment is focused on the pattern of food and fluid consumption relative to metabolic need.
Excretory problems such as incontinence, constipation, diarrhoea, and urinary retention may be identified. I usually get so upset and may even be involved in a physical fight if someone shows prejudice towards me. This includes the skin, abdomen, mouth, and cranial nerves Weber, 2009. Their daily intake is primarily fish, vegetables, whole grains and salad. John's family does not face any excretory issues. If yes, what are the outcomes? It is divided into eleven sections that assess the patient on different aspects of his health.
Alphen aan den Rijn: Wolters Kluwer Health. Nutrition Nutrition assessment deals with the consumption of food and other fluids according to the requirements of the body Jones, 2006. The family is Christian and has strong religious belief. Brent goes to bed with his mom and dad, if Brent had his own bed, his bedtime could change so that Christine could have some alone time with herself and her husband, which could spark things in the bedroom. By using this technique nurses can more effectively workout for the well being of the patients.
The purpose of this assignment was to interview the Harris family, summarizing the results and to develop appropriate diagnosis. Nutritional- Metabolic Pattern of food and fluid consumption relative to metabolic need and pattern; indicators of local nutrient supply. The psychological health symptoms directly affect physical health. Both husband and wife are occasional drinkers with almost 3-4 drinks per month. Activity and exercise: Assessment is focused on the activities of daily living requiring energy expenditure, including self-care activities, exercise, and leisure activities. In this section, the nurse attempts to determine the dietary habits of the individual, which includes not only intake of food, but also intake of fluids.
John is an overall health individual who drinks protein shakes and works out daily by jogging early in the morning. Self-perception and self-concept 8. Therefore, if a person has a very demanding job or has several commitments that take up a large chunk of his time, he is bound to have irregular or less time for sleeping or resting. With son Brent sleeping in the bed, John and Christine have little time alone which affects their sexual encounters and there sleeping habits. Coping and stress tolerance 11. Health practices vary from family to family and nurses play a pivotal role in promoting health for the family. Once you have the information, you will need to either type it directly onto this page, or type it into a separate document and up-load that to this page.
Cognitive- Perceptual Sensory-perceptual and cognitive patterns. Assessment of the data obtained using the method of assessment, while factoring in certain issues such as cultural or social norms, age groups or the individual baselines would help in determining the general wellness of the individual. John developed diabetics when she was pregnant for his second son. If he used to drive to work request him to sometimes walk to work if he works in a place, which is within a walking distance from his home. Activity and exercise 5. I mostly use self-medication to treat any ailment, which I have. Nursing assessment and diagnosis.