00259 Risk Of Acute Abstinence Syndrome

Domain 9: coping/stress tolerance
Class 3: neurocomported stress
Diagnostic Code: 00259
Nanda label: Risk of acute abstinence syndrome
Diagnostic focus: acute abstinence syndrome
Approved 2016 • Evidence level 2.1

NANDA Nursing Diagnosis Definition

Nanda nursing diagnosis « risk of acute abstinence syndrome compromise health

Risk factors

  • Development of dependence on alcohol or other addictive substance
  • Excessive use of an addictive substance over time
  • Malnutrition
  • Sudden cessation of an addictive substance

Risk population

  • People with a history of abstinence symptoms
  • Older adults

Associated problems

  • Significant comorbidity