Using Orem's Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory to Assess Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients’ Educational Needs

  • 2013

Using Orem's Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory to Assess Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients’ Educational Needs

Author:
Sybil Henderson
Abstract:

Inflammatory bowel disease impacts every aspect of a patient's life, so it is important that proper care, education, and regular follow-up are emphasized. An assessment tool and database design are included to help track and properly care for this population.