Nursing Nutritional Assessment
by Cathy Parkes May 30, 2022
A nursing nutritional assessment includes a patient's height/weight/BMI, assessing for recent weight loss/gain assessing for difficulty swallowing or chewing, and identifying food allergies, diet restrictions, and religious/cultural dietary preferences.
For patients with hearing loss, decrease background noise, face the patient, do not shout, and rephrase (but do not repeat) if they do not understand.Read More
A patient with elevated hBNP (> 100 pg/mL) should be evaluated for Heart Failure.Read More
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