00082 Effective management of the therapeutic regimen

00082 Effective management of the therapeutic regimen

Definition of the NANDA label

Pattern of regulation and integration in the daily life of the person subjected to a program for the treatment of a disease and its sequelae satisfactory to achieve the specific intended health objectives.

Defining characteristics

• Choosing activities of daily living appropriate to achieve the goals of the treatment or prevention program.
• Maintenance of disease symptoms within expected limits.
• Expression of the desire to manage the treatment of the disease and the prevention of sequelae.
• Verbal expression of the attempt to reduce the most frequent risk factors or situations for disease progression and its sequelae.

Related factors

• Pending development


• Compliance behavior.
• Behavior of obedience.
• Knowledge of therapeutic regimen.
• Risk control.
• Symptom control.
• Participation of the family in the assistance.
• Participation in decisions about health care.


• Agreement with the patient.
• Establishment of common objectives.
• Behavior modification.
• Health education.
• Advance guide.
• Health system guide.
• Procedural education.
• Treatment education.
• Help in modifying oneself.
• Identification of risks.
• Promotion of family involvement.
• Support in decision making.