Acute Care Nurse Practitioner: Clinical Curriculum and Certification Review / Edition 1

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner: Clinical Curriculum and Certification Review / Edition 1

by AACN, Deborah Hamwi, Deborah Hamwi, Anna Gawlinski
     
 

This practical resource functions as both a reference guide in the acute care setting and as a self-study preparation tool for Acute Care Nurse Practitioner certification. Coverage begins with a chapter on test-taking strategies, then proceeds with an in-depth review of the diseases and disorders commonly found in acute care practice. Each clinical chapter provides

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Overview

This practical resource functions as both a reference guide in the acute care setting and as a self-study preparation tool for Acute Care Nurse Practitioner certification. Coverage begins with a chapter on test-taking strategies, then proceeds with an in-depth review of the diseases and disorders commonly found in acute care practice. Each clinical chapter provides disease definitions, pathophysiology and etiology, signs and symptoms, physical findings, differential diagnoses, tests and diagnostic reasoning, therapeutic management/treatment/education, and outcome evaluation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721673110
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/02/1998
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
1051
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Test-Taking Strategies · Pulmonary Disorders · Cardiovascular Disorders · Neurologic Disorders · Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders · Renal Disorders · Urology · Endocrine · Disorders · Hematologic and Oncologic Disorders · Gastrointestinal Disorders · Infections and Common Problems in Acute Care · Mental Health Disorders · Health Promotion and Health Protection · Ethical and Legal Issues · Roles, Issues, Policies, and Trends

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