Chapter 2 - Collecting subjective data: the interview and health historySubjective data consists of:Sensations or symptomFeelingsPerceptionsDesiresPreferencesBeliefsIdeasValuesPersonal informationPhases of the interview:-Preintroductory phase:Review pts biographical info (E.g. if pt is deaf in one ear this info can ensure that the nurse speaks on the side where pt can hear)-Introductory phase:Nurse explains the purpose of the interview, discusses the typesof questions that will be asked, explains the reason for taking notes, and assures the client that confidential information will remain confidential. -Working phase:Nurse elicits the client’s comments about major biographical data, reasons for seeking care, history of present health concern, past health history, family history, review of body systems (ROS) for current health problems, lifestyle and health practices, and developmental level.-Summary and closing phase: -Summarize info obtained to client-Validate problems and goals with client-Identify & discuss possible plans to resolve the problem-Ask client if anything else concerns them and if their are any further questionsCommunication during the interview:-Nonverbal communication:-Appearance:
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