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monitoring

 [mon´ĭ-ter-ing]
constant checking on a patient's condition, either personally or by means of a mechanical monitor.
acid-base monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the collection and analysis of patient data to regulate acid-base balance.
biological monitoring examination of materials such as blood or urine that come from living organisms, to determine if there has been exposure to given chemical substances.
electrolyte monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as collection and analysis of patient data to regulate electrolyte balance.
electronic fetal monitoring: antepartum in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as electronic evaluation of fetal heart rate response to movement, external stimuli, or uterine contractions during antepartal testing.
electronic fetal monitoring: intrapartum in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as electronic evaluation of heart rate response to uterine contractions during intrapartal care.
fetal monitoring see fetal monitoring.
fluid monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the collection and analysis of patient data to regulate fluid balance.
health policy monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as surveillance and influence of government and organization regulations, rules, and standards that affect nursing systems and practices to ensure quality care of patients.
hemodynamic monitoring see hemodynamic monitoring.
intracranial pressure monitoring see intracranial pressure monitoring.
invasive hemodynamic monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the measurement and interpretation of invasive hemodynamic parameters to determine cardiovascular function and regulate therapy as appropriate.
neurologic monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the collection and analysis of patient data to prevent or minimize neurologic complications.
newborn monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the measurement and interpretation of the physiologic status of the neonate in the first 24 hours after delivery.
nutritional monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the collection and analysis of patient data to prevent or minimize malnourishment.
quality monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the systematic collection and analysis of an organization's quality indicators for the purpose of improving patient care.
respiratory monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the collection and analysis of patient data to ensure airway patency and adequate gas exchange.
transcutaneous oxygen monitoring see transcutaneous oxygen monitoring.
vital signs monitoring in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the collection and analysis of cardiovascular, respiratory, and body temperature data to determine and prevent complications. See also vital signs.

fluid monitoring

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as collection and analysis of patient data to regulate fluid balance. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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MINNEAPOLIS & BOSTON -- Fluid monitoring with OptiVol[R] Fluid Status Monitoring is a more accurate predictor of worsening heart failure compared to daily weight monitoring in heart failure patients with implantable devices, according to results released today from the FAST (Fluid Accumulation Status Trial) clinical trial.
Ongoing fluid monitoring can help me better manage my heart failure patients and intervene earlier before symptoms worsen.
Both EyeTank, an online fluid monitoring solution, and ISOCLEAN Fluid ID System, a fluid identification solution, are unique offerings intended to safeguard lubricants and equipment, prevent costly mishaps and benefit the customers' bottom-line.
i) Remote fluid monitoring provides clinicians with a quick and easy method of determining whether patients are experiencing fluid congestion or dehydration and can help clinicians optimize medical management of patients living with heart failure, and other medical conditions that cause fluid management problems like hypertension and end-stage renal disease.
of Albuquerque New Mexico, for whom R2 Controls has co-engineered and manufactures the Control Design C18 line of wireless telemetry-based fluid monitoring and control systems.
Because PVI is noninvasive and is available from the same sensor used with Masimo Rainbow SET(R) Pulse CO-Oximeters, it has the strong potential to expand and improve fluid monitoring and management in patients who would otherwise not be monitored with the newer invasive techniques.
a Manufacturer of industrial grade standard and customized microcontroller solutions, today announced their agreement to become the first Value Added Reseller of the Wireless Telemetry-based Fluid Monitoring and Controls Systems manufactured by Control Design, Inc.
25 /PRNewswire/ -- Sentelligence, a developer of fluid monitoring and detection sensors for the automotive and commercial vehicle markets, announced today it will begin field testing its new emissions control fluid sensor in Europe and Japan, as part of a potential contract with a major Japanese auto maker.
The 100th patent, 5,817,921, is for "Piezoelectric Environmental Fluid Monitoring System and Method".
HGI's patented High Resolution Resistivity (HRR(TM)) subsurface fluid monitoring technology monitors transfer resistance changes caused by fluid movement during EOR flooding.
Other certified firms manufacture modular homes, fiberboard, personal care products, absorbent foam medical products, engineered textiles, industrial and residential water and fluid monitoring systems, residential and commercial decking products, and robotic devices.