PN 131. Health History Identifying Risk Factors Modifying Risk Factors. OBJECTIVES. Describe the nurses’ role in obtaining a health history on a client. Health History. Social History Medication List Medical History Surgical History
Identifying Risk Factors
Modifying Risk Factors
Describe the nurses’ role in obtaining a health history on a client
Listen to the client, and try not to interrupt. If the client becomes frustrated, it will actually take longer.
*Reducing cholesterol levels by 10%, reduces your risk of CAD by 20%*
A major part of Cardiovascular Nursing is changing behavior
How can food that tastes so good be so bad!
Education, Education, Education!
Try Being a Role Model Instead of Telling People What To Do.