Nursing Diagnosis in Anemia

Anemia is a condition wherein a decrease in the red blood cells or hemoglobin in the blood is seen, which vary by age, sex, altitude, etc. There are several types and classifications of anemia. When it is on the initial stage, the symptoms are generally vague and may include feeling tired, weakness, shortness of breath, whereas when it is at higher stages, it often has greater symptoms, which may include confusion, feeling like one is going to pass out, loss of consciousness, or increased thirst.