spiritual distress

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1. Disruption in the life principle that pervades a person’s entire being and that integrates and transcends one’s biological and psychosocial nature.
2. A state of suffering related to the impaired ability to experience meaning in life through connections with self, others, the world, or a superior being.
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1. Disruption in the life principle that pervades a person’s entire being and that integrates and transcends one’s biological and psychosocial nature.
2. A state of suffering related to the impaired ability to experience meaning in life through connections with self, others, the world, or a superior being.
SEE: Nursing Diagnoses Appendix

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