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What is PES

  1. 0 and why can't I seem to find it in any of my books?
  2. 5 Comments

  3. Visit  vamedic4 profile page
    #1 0
    It is in your books, try the chapter on Diagnosing...chapter 17 in my book but will be different in yours. It stands for

    PROBLEM - A statement of the clients's response

    ETIOLOGY - FActors contributing to or causing the response

    Signs and Symptoms - Defining characteristics manifested by the client.

    Hope this helps!!

    studying,..can you tell?
  4. Visit  Daytonite profile page
    #2 1
    You might find it written about in relation to the nursing diagnostic statement where the R/T (related to) part is the etiology and the AEB (as evidence by) are the symptoms. It's an older acronym.
  5. Visit  Imafloat profile page
    #3 0
    PES is a format for writing a nursing diagnosis.

    Problem related/to etiology (cause) as evidenced by signs and symptoms.
  6. Visit  prmenrs profile page
    #4 0

    They didn't have it, but you can "suggest" an acronym you can't find.
  7. Visit  koan profile page
    #5 0
    Thanks everyone, PES isn't listed in the index of my book but it is under the careplan section.