North American Nursing Diagnosis Association
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North American Nursing Diagnosis Association (NANDA)
a professional organization of registered nurses created in 1982. The purpose of the organization is "to develop, refine, and promote a taxonomy of nursing diagnostic terminology of general use to the professional."
North A·mer·i·can Nurs·ing Di·ag·no·sis As·so·ci·a·tion(NANDA) (nōrth ă-mer'i-kăn nŭrs'ing dī-ăg-nō'sis ă-sō'sē-ā'shŭn)
nursing Organization for development and classification of nursing diagnoses.