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    Medical-Surgical Nursing Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems, Single Volume

    ISBN-10: 0323065805
    ISBN-13: 9780323065801
    Author(s): Sharon L. Lewis, Shannon Ruff Dirksen, Margaret M. Heitkemper, Linda Bucher, Ian Camera
    Description: Written by a dedicated team of expert authors led by Sharon Lewis, Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8 th Edition offers up-to-date coverage of the latest trends, hot topics, and clinical developments in the field, to help you provide exceptional care in  More...
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    Edition: 8th
    Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
    Binding: Hardcover
    Pages: 1952
    Size: 9.00" wide x 11.25" long x 2.50" tall
    Weight: 7.326
    Language: English

    Written by a dedicated team of expert authors led by Sharon Lewis, Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8 th Edition offers up-to-date coverage of the latest trends, hot topics, and clinical developments in the field, to help you provide exceptional care in today's fast-paced health care environment. Completely revised and updated content explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as prioritization, clinical decision-making, patient safety, and NCLEX ® exam preparation. A variety of helpful boxes and tables make it easy to find essential information and the accessible writing style makes even complex concepts easy to grasp! Best of all - a complete collection of interactive learning and study tools help you learn more effectively and offer valuable, real-world preparation for clinical practice. Provides a strong foundation in medical-surgical nursing in a highly readable format. All content is written and reviewed by leading experts in the field to ensure that information is comprehensive, current, and clinically accurate. Colorful design and over 1,400 full-color illustrations clearly demonstrate disease processes and related anatomy and physiology. UNIQUE! A complete collection of study tools and resources, including the innovative Stress-Busting Kit for Nursing Students, offers engaging, interactive exercises and activities that make learning more effective and help prepare you for clinical practice. UNIQUE! Presents key nursing management content using a "levels of care" approach that explains how nursing care varies for different levels of health and illness. Approximately 55 comprehensive nursing care plans incorporate NIC, NOC, and current NANDA diagnoses, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, specific nursing interventions with rationales, evaluation criteria, and collaborative problems. Bridge to NCLEX Examination Review Questions at the end of each chapter focus on prioritization and help reinforce your understanding of key content. Evidence-Based Practice boxes summarize key interdisciplinary research and clearly demonstrate how it applies to nursing practice. Collaborative Management headings and Collaborative Care tables emphasize the importance of total patient care in today's health care settings and provide a clear understanding of each provider's role in managing disorders. Drug Alert boxes highlight important considerations applicable to key drugs. Healthy People boxes summarize government health care goals as they relate to specific disorders and identify important strategies for the prevention and early detection of diseases. Drug Therapy tables highlight vital medication information for quick reference. Nutritional Therapy tables summarize nutritional interventions and strategies for promoting healthy lifestyles in patients with various conditions. Cultural and ethnic health disparities content includes a dedicated chapter on health disparities and culturally competent care, as well as summary boxes highlighting important issues (including risk factors) related to the nursing care of various ethnic populations. Extensive gerontologic content discusses age-related changes for each body system and alerts you to differences often encountered in older patients. Emergency Management tables outline the treatment of health problems most likely to create medical emergencies. Health History tables summarize the key questions you should ask, as well as important assessment parameters. Patient and Caregiver Teaching Guides provide critical information to help you educate others who will be helping to care for the p

    Concepts in Nursing Practice
    Contemporary Nursing Practice
    Health Disparities and Culturally Competent Care
    Health History and Physical Examination
    Patient and Caregiver Teaching
    Chronic Illness and Older Adults
    Community-Based Nursing and Home Care
    Complementary and Alternative Therapies
    Stress and Stress Management
    Sleep and Sleep Disorders NEW CHAPTER!
    Pain
    Palliative Care at End of Life
    Addictive Behaviors
    Pathophysiologic Mechanisms of Disease
    Inflammation and Would Healing
    Genetics, Altered Immune Responses, and Transplantation
    Infection
    Cancer
    Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
    Perioperative Care
    Nursing Management: Preoperative Care
    Nursing Management: Intraoperative Care
    Nursing Management: Postoperative Care
    Problems Related to Altered Sensory Input
    Nursing Assessment: Visual and Auditory Systems
    Nursing Management: Visual and Auditory Problems
    Nursing Assessment: Integumentary System
    Nursing Management: Integumentary Problems
    Nursing Management: Burns
    Problems of Oxygenation: Ventilation
    Nursing Assessment: Respiratory System
    Nursing Management: Upper Respiratory Problems
    Nursing Management: Lower Respiratory Problems
    Nursing Management: Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
    Problems of Oxygenation: Transport
    Nursing Assessment: Hematologic System
    Nursing Management: Hematologic Problems
    Problems of Oxygenation: Perfusion
    Nursing Assessment: Cardiovascular System
    Nursing Management: Hypertension
    Nursing Management: Coronary Artery Disease and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Nursing Management: Heart Failure
    Nursing Management: Dysrhythmias
    Nursing Management: Inflammatory and Structural Heart Disorders
    Nursing Management: Vascular Disorders
    Problems of Ingestion, Digestion, Absorption, and Elimination
    Nursing Assessment: Gastrointestinal System
    Nursing Management: Nutritional Problems
    Nursing Management: Obesity
    Nursing Management: Upper Gastrointestinal Problems
    Nursing Management: Lower Gastrointestinal Problems
    Nursing Management: Liver, Pancreas, and Biliary Tract Problems
    Problems of Urinary Function
    Nursing Assessment: Urinary System
    Nursing Management: Renal and Urologic Problems
    Nursing Management: Acute Kidney Injury and Chronic Kidney Disease
    Problems Related to Regulatory and Reproductive Mechanisms
    Nursing Assessment: Endocrine System
    Nursing Management: Diabetes Mellitus
    Nursing Management: Endocrine Problems
    Nursing Assessment: Reproductive System
    Nursing Management: Breast Disorders
    Nursing Management: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Nursing Management: Female Reproductive Problems
    Nursing Management: Male Reproductive Problems
    Problems Related to Movement and Coordination
    Nursing Assessment: Nervous System
    Nursing Management: Acute Intracranial Problems
    Nursing Management: Stroke
    Nursing Management: Chronic Neurologic Problems
    Nursing Management: Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia, and Delirium
    Nursing Management: Peripheral Nerve and Spinal Cord Problems
    Nursing Assessment: Musculoskeletal System
    Nursing Management: Musculoskeletal Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery
    Nursing Management: Musculoskeletal Problems
    Nursing Management: Arthritis and Connective Tissue Diseases
    Nursing Care in Specialized Settings
    Nursing Management: Critical Care
    Nursing Management: Shock and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
    Nursing Management: Respiratory Failure and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    Nursing Management: Emergency, Terrorism, and Disaster Nursing
    Appendixes:
    Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Basic Life Support
    Nursing Diagnoses
    Laboratory Values

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