self-esteem

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self-es·teem

(sĕlf′ĭ-stēm′)
n.
Pride in oneself; self-respect.

self-esteem

n
1. respect for or a favourable opinion of oneself
2. an unduly high opinion of oneself; vanity

self′-esteem′



n.
self-respect.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.self-esteem - a feeling of pride in yourself
pride, pridefulness - a feeling of self-respect and personal worth

self-esteem

noun self-respect, confidence, self-confidence, courage, vanity, boldness, self-reliance, self-assurance, self-regard, self-possession, amour-propre (French), faith in yourself, pride in yourself Poor self-esteem is at the centre of many difficulties.

self-esteem

noun
A sense of one's own dignity or worth:
Translations

self-esteem

[ˌselfɪsˈtiːm] Namor m propio

self-esteem

[ˌsɛlfɪsˈtiːm] nstima di sé

self-esteem

(selfiˈstiːm) noun
a person's respect for himself. My self-esteem suffered when I failed the exam.

self-esteem

n autoestima
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The total number of diagnoses was 24, namely: Risk of infection (100%); Excessive fluid volume (99.4%); Hypothermia (61.8%); Fatigue (47.2%); Ineffective health management (42.7%); Impaired dentition (38.2%); Risk of falls (37.1%); Impaired physical mobility (35.4%); Sexual dysfunction (28.7%); Disturbed sensory perception: visual (28.1%); Insomnia (25.3%); Lack of knowledge (18.5%); Chronic pain (15.7%); Disturbed sensory perception: auditory (15.2%); Ineffective protection (12.9%); Situational low self-esteem (12.4%); Acute pain (11.2%); Self-care deficit: dressing (11.2%); Impaired skin integrity (6.7%); Constipation (5.6%); Risk of injury (2.8%); Disturbed sensory perception: tactile (2.8%); Imbalanced nutrition: less than body requirements (1.1%); and Diarrhea (1.1%).
Some studies (14,15) conducted in the Brazilian context identified NANDA International NDx in the hemodialysis field and the main ones were: Risk of infection; Inefficient tissue perfusion; Renal; Activity intolerance; Disturbed sleep pattern; Excessive fluid volume; Situational low self-esteem; Ineffective protection; Disobedience; Acute pain; Disturbed sensory perception; Insomnia; Chronic sorrow; Lack of knowledge; Fear; Impaired physical mobility; Risk of powerlessness; and Ineffective health maintenance.

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