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RODRIGUEZ-ACELAS, Alba Luz  and  CANON-MONTANEZ, Wilson. Monitoring of Nursing a Pacient with Acute Myocardial Infarction: a Challenge of Life. Rev Cuid [online]. 2011, vol.2, n.1, pp.188-194. ISSN 2216-0973.

Introduction: Acute myocardial infarction cardiovascular disease is often triggered by various causes, it is considered that the cardiovascular risk factors are decisive in its onset and outcome after the event occurs. The greatest tool you have is the prevention of factors that influence the adoption of healthy lifestyles. Therefore, the nurse should promote health as a pillar in the way necessary to achieve a quality of life in people. Materials and Methods: Case report of a patient of 65 years who came to the emergency department in a health institution in the city of Bucaramanga (Santander) was applied NANDA nursing diagnoses and their classification domains. Results: The case allowed an analysis of the patient's health status based on a methodology that fosters results according to the needs of the individual. Discussion and Conclusions: At the end of the analysis showed the importance of applying a methodology to propose optimal nursing care and effective results.

Keywords : Acute Myocardial Infarction; Follow-Up Studies; Nursing Diagnosis.

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