Using diversional activity to enhance coping.

Journal Article

Diversional activity deficit, a nursing diagnosis that occurs with prolonged hospital treatment, requires creative and practical ways for nurses to support patients. A tool designed to assess diversional needs is described. Benefits include improved relationships and enhanced patient coping with a minimum of cost and inconvenience.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Radziewicz, RM; Schneider, SM

Published Date

  • August 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 293 - 298

PubMed ID

  • 1504959

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0162-220X


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States