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Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing

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ISBN-10: 0323091148

ISBN-13: 9780323091145

Edition: 10th 2013

Authors: Gail Wiscarz Stuart

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Using the latest clinical research and diagnoses, Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing, 10th Edition provides a holistic, biopsychosocial approach to psychiatric nursing care. It follows the popular Stuart stress-adaptation framework and includes comprehensive coverage to simplify important nursing and medical concepts, promote quality and safety in care, and address psychobiology and psychopharmacology topics integral to today's psychiatry. New to this edition is a chapter on psychiatric care of military personnel, plus the latest on health care reform, prescription abuse, and obesity issues. Written by psychiatric nursing expert Gail W. Stuart, this market-leading text makes it…    
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Book details

List price: $102.00
Edition: 10th
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 7/3/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 832
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.828

Principles of Psychiatric Nursing Care
Roles and Functions of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses: Competent Caring
Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship
The Stuart Stress Adaptation Model of Psychiatric Nursing Care
Evidence-Based Psychiatric Nursing Practice
Biological Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care
Psychological Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care
Social, Cultural, and Spiritual Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care
Legal and Ethical Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care
Policy and Advocacy in Mental Health Care
Families as Resources, Caregivers, and Collaborators
Implementing the Nursing Process: Standards of Practice and Professional Performance
Continuum of Care
Prevention and Mental Health Promotion
Crisis and Disaster Intervention
Recovery Support
Applying Principles in Nursing Practice
Anxiety Responses and Anxiety Disorders
Psychophysiological Responses and Somatoform and Sleep Disorders
Self-Concept Responses and Dissociative Disorders
Emotional Responses and Mood Disorders
Self-Protective Responses and Suicidal Behavior
Neurobiological Responses and Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
Social Responses and Personality Disorders
Cognitive Responses and Organic Mental Disorders
Chemically Mediated Responses and Substance-Related Disorders
Eating Regulation Responses and Eating Disorders
Sexual Responses and Sexual Disorders
Treatment Modalities
Psychopharmacology
Behavior Change and Cognitive Interventions
Preventing and Managing Aggressive Behavior
Somatic Therapies
Complementary and Alternative Therapies
Therapeutic Groups
Family Interventions
Treatment Settings
Hospital-Based Psychiatric Nursing Care
Community-Based Psychiatric Nursing Care
Special Populations in Psychiatry
Child Psychiatric Nursing
Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing
Geropsychiatric Nursing
Care of Survivors of Abuse and Violence
NEW! The Military and Their Families
Psychological Care of Patients with a Life-Threatening Illness
Appendixes
NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses
Diagnostic Criteria for Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR)
Glossary
Index