Nephrology - Renal Transplant

Practice Guidance Toolkit

Nutrition Diagnosis


Sample PES Statements (problem, etiology, signs and symptoms using some NNP terminology)
These statements are provided as examples only, and will not apply to all individuals:
  • Excessive oral intake related to medications that increase appetite (steroids), as evidenced by weight gain of x kg in x months, increased blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Food-medication interaction related to drug/nutrient interaction (between tacrolimus and grapefruit juice), as evidenced by increased serum

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Last Updated: 2015-08-18