A 57-year-old is admitted to an inpatient unit due to Crohn's disease. Which of the following should not be in the care plan?

Fiber bar as a snack
Milk with every meal

Explanation

• Crohn's disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disorder that can affect any part of the intestinal tract, including both the small and large intestine

• Foods high in fiber, such as whole grains, raw fruits and vegetables, and fiber bars may increase diarrhea. Milk and other lactose products may also increase diarrhea

• Corticosteroids & anti-diarrheals should be used to reduce inflammation and diarrhea, respectively

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