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Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners

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ISBN-10: 0721685366

ISBN-13: 9780721685366

Edition: 2001

Authors: Thomas W. Barkley, Charlene M. Myers

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This text is a comprehensive, easy-access clinical reference for acute care nurse practitioners and other clinicians in acute care. It features guidelines for managing over 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in acute care.
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Book details

List price: $58.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 7/11/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 4.75" wide x 7.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.694
Language: English

Management of Patients with Neurologic Disorders
Cerebrovascular Accidents
Structural Abnormalities
Neurologic Trauma
Peripheral Neuropathies
Central Nervous System Disorders
Seizure Disorders
Dementia middot
Management of Patients With Cardiovascular Disorders
Cardiovascular Assessment
Coronary Artery Disease
Angina/Myocardial Infarction
Adjunct Equipment/Devices
Peripheral Vascular Disease
Inflammatory Cardiac Diseases
Congestive Heart Failure
Valvular Disease
Ectopy and Dysrhythmia Emergencies middot
Management of Patients with Pulmonary Disorders
Diagnostic Concepts of Oxygenation and Ventilation
Measures of Oxygenation and Ventilation
The Chest X-Ray
Differential Diagnosis of Pulmonary Disorders
Pulmonary Function Testing
Obstructive (Ventilatory) Lung Diseases
Restrictive (Inflammatory) Lung Diseases and Congestive Heart
Pathophysiologically Directed Therapy
Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Vascular Disorders
Chest Wall and Secondary Pleural Disorders
Respiratory Failure
Lower Respiratory Tract Pathogens
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Oxygen Supplementation
Mechanical Ventilatory Support middot
Management of Patients With Gastrointestinal Disorders
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Liver Disease
Biliary Dysfunction
Inflammatory Gastrointestinal Conditions
Anatomical Intestinal Disorders
Gastrointestinal Bleeding middot
Management of Patients With Genitourinary Disorders
Urinary Tract Infection
Renal Insufficiency/Failure
Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
Renal Arterial Stenosis
Nephrolithiasis middot
Management of Patients With Endocrine Disorders
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetic Emergencies
Thyroid Disease
Adrenal Crisis
Cushing's Syndrome
Syndrome of Inappropriate
Antidiuretic Hormone
Diabetes Insipidus
Steroid Management middot
Management of Patients With Musculoskeletal Disorders
Soft Tissue Injury
Compartment Syndrome
Back Pain Syndromes middot
Management of Patients With Hematologic Disorders
Sickle Cell Disease/Crisis
Coagulopathies middot
Management of Patients With Oncologic Disorders
Other Common Cancers middot
Management of Patients With Immunologic Disorders
HIV/AIDS and Opportunistic Infections
Autoimmune Diseases middot
Management of Patients With Miscellaneous Health Problems
Integumentary Disorders
Ectopic Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Headache middot
Common Problems in Acute Care
Psychosocial Problems
Shock States
Nutritional Considerations
Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
Poisoning and Drug Toxicities
Wound Management
Chest, Abdominal and Eye
Managing the Surgical Patient middot
Health Promotion
Guidelines for Health Promotion and Screening
Major Causes of Mortality in the United States
Immunization Recommendations