Acne Vulgaris Nursing Care Plan


Nursing Diagnosis: Impaired Skin Integrity related to the destruction of skin tissue characterized by papules, pustules, nodes and lesions.
Nursing Interventions
  • Encourage clients to avoid all forms of friction (touched, scratched by hand) on the skin.
    • Rationale: Preventing the spread of bacteria that can worsen the infection in the skin lesions.
  • Instruct the patient to be able to treat the skin with a clean and correct.
    • Rationale: the right skin care reduces the risk of accumulation of dirt on the skin.
  • Motivation of patients to keep taking the drugs and foods that contain enough nutrients.
    • Rationale: To expedite the healing process.
  • Observations of erythema and palpated for warmth around the area.
    • Rationale: The warmth is a sign of infection.
  • Collaboration of topical antibiotics.
    • Rationale: To inhibit the growth of bacteria.