Health status of clients this article describes the assessment tool, why it was developed, the objectives in utilization ofthe tool and suggestions for implementation. Functional health patterns concept maps functional health patterns with related nursing diagnoses koz74686_insertqxd 11/15/06 5:15 pm page 1. I'm supposed to do a complete functional health pattern assessment on my hubby, come up with 4 strengths and weaknesses (total, not each) then from that create a prioritized nursing dx and create a careplan from that. Functional patterns are influenced by biological, developmental, cultural, social, and spiritual factors a functional pattern represents a healthy set of behaviors dysfunctional health patterns (described by nursing diagnoses) may occur with disease dysfunctional health patterns may also lead to disease. Download file to see previous pages this is also necessitated by the fact that their intellect is also not yet mature nurse should also put into consideration the inquisitive nature of children especially those in the pre-school and school age groups.
A list of nursing diagnoses categorized by the functional health patterns of marjory gordon that relate to articles that appeared in the book concept mapping: a critical thinking approach to care planning is presented. Eighteen nursing diagnoses with their associated defining characteristics were identified and classified within eight functional health patterns half of the nursing diagnoses were formulated within the nutritional-metabolic and activity-exercise health patterns. Health perception - health management pattern this pattern is related to the client's perceived pattern of health and or well-being, knowledge of lifestyle and the relationship to health, knowledge of preventive health practices and adherence to medical and nursing prescriptions. A nurse should take into consideration the differences and similarities in the child's assessment when educating children and parent on functional health patterns 2) summarize how a nurse would handle physical assessments, examinations, education, and communication differently with children versus adults.
1 - pattern perception and control of health: altered health maintenance altered protection ineffective management of therapeutic regimen infection. Gordon's 11 functional health patterns - nursing care plan for dermatitis 1 health perception health function a history of previous infection. Gordon's functional health pattern assessment for its client records because it repre- sents both traditional and contemporary ideas of nursing practice in a concise, easily learned set of category names (gordon, 1982b, p 81.
Functional health patterns community assessment guide functional health pattern (fhp) template directions: this functional health patterns community assessment template is to be used for organizing community assessment data in preparation for completion of your collaborative learning community (clc) assignment. The program organizes assessment data by utilizing margery gordon's functional health patterns the following handouts describe the eleven patterns, and the assessment tool the students will be using. By: bryce paganas gordon's functional health patterns marjory gordon marjory gordon is a nursing theorist who created a nursing assessment theory known as gordon's functional health patterns dr gordon served as the first president of the north american nursing diagnosis association.
Using gordon's functional health patterns to organize a critical care orientation program recker d, o'brien c we have described how we revised our critical care orientation according to gordon's fhps. The instrument captures each of the 11 functional health patterns as described by gordon (1994) and has been translated into, and is available in, several languages practice implications: continued testing and refinement is needed across populations to support the findings from this investigation and to evaluate the outcomes of patient. Assessment of functional health patterns (fhp) gordon's functional health patterns provide a useful framework for assessing the myriad of factors that can influence drug response, and that can impact on compliance and successful outcomes of drug therapy.
Read psychometric evaluation of the functional health pattern assessment screening tool (fhpast), international journal of nursing knowledge on deepdyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. The primary responsibility of advanced practice nurses is to promote health, utilizing the processes and patterns that lead toward wellness they use assessment strategies that address interactions among individuals' biophysical, psychosocial, and spiritual states and patterns with the environment. The gordon's 11 functional health patterns assessment is a very useful tool in assessing and evaluating the family's established health patterns, allowing the care provider an inside look at the overall health of a particular family and able to assist them in setting goals for better health outcome for the entire family.