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Which nursing diagnoses are most appropriate for a person with wheezes, dyspnea, and tachypnea?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Study materials

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Your instructors will expect you to study your references and acquire the jargon they use in your nursing studies. It is important that you do so as they will know if you don't.

In brief: Study materials

This site is designed to answer questions about medical questions from the public.
Your instructors will expect you to study your references and acquire the jargon they use in your nursing studies. It is important that you do so as they will know if you don't.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine

In brief: Asthma

But age and past history play important roles here.
Most adults know if they have asthma, children may present with their first attack.On a nursing exam i'd choose asthma.Beware the "zebras" like congestive heart failure, pulmonary embolus, or copd, etc.

In brief: Asthma

But age and past history play important roles here.
Most adults know if they have asthma, children may present with their first attack.On a nursing exam i'd choose asthma.Beware the "zebras" like congestive heart failure, pulmonary embolus, or copd, etc.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
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