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Cancer Essay

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CUES
NURSING DIAGNOSIS
RATIONALE
GOALS OF CARE
NURSING INTERVENTION
RATIONALE
EVALUATION

SUBJECTIVE:

OBJECTIVE :
immunosuppressed

P: RISK FOR INFECTION

E: related to
immunosuppression

S: as evidenced by the patient is immunosuppressed

Chemotherapy and radiation treatment

Major effect on immune system

Reduce body’s defenses against infection

reduces the number of white blood cells produced by the bone marrow

level of white blood cells is at its lowest. This time is known as the nadir

Risk for infection

Reference:
Souhami, Hochhaser. Cancer and its management. 6th edition. 2010. W...

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