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Activity Intolerance - Anemia Nursing Diagnosis and Intervention

Activity Intolerance - Nursing Diagnosis and Intervention for Anemia

Nursing Diagnosis: Activity Intolerance
Symptoms: weakness, plenty of rest, palpitations, tachycardia, increased BP, dyspnea.

Expected outcomes are:
increase in activity tolerance; pulse, respiration and blood pressure normal.

Nursing Intervention:
  • Assess the ability to perform the task, record the presence of fatigue and difficulty performing tasks
  • Assess the running balance disorders and muscle weakness
  • Monitor vital signs during and after activity
  • Change position slowly, monitor for dizziness
  • Give assistance activity / ambulation if necessary
  • Encourage to stop activity when palpitations, chest pain, shortness of breath, weakness and dizziness.