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A case study approach to Hyperemesis Gravidarum: home care implications.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19509518     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Clients with Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) have nausea and/or vomiting that prevents adequate intake of food and fluids. A client could have weight loss, dehydration, nutritional deficiencies, metabolic deficiencies, difficulty with daily activities, psychosocial stress and depression. Managing a client at home with HG is very complex and requires a multidisciplinary approach.
Andrea Jennings-Sanders
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Home healthcare nurse     Volume:  27     ISSN:  1539-0713     ISO Abbreviation:  Home Healthc Nurse     Publication Date:  2009 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-06-10     Completed Date:  2009-09-02     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8403379     Medline TA:  Home Healthc Nurse     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  347-51; quiz 352-3     Citation Subset:  N    
School of Nursing, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Dehydration / diagnosis,  therapy*
Fluid Therapy / nursing
Follow-Up Studies
Hyperemesis Gravidarum / diagnosis,  nursing*,  therapy
Ondansetron / therapeutic use
Parenteral Nutrition, Home / nursing*
Pregnancy Complications / diagnosis
Pregnancy Outcome
Pregnancy Trimester, First
Risk Assessment
Severity of Illness Index
Weight Loss
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