Application of Nursing Process and Nursing Diagnosis: An Interactive Text for Diagnostic Reasoning / Edition 4

Application of Nursing Process and Nursing Diagnosis: An Interactive Text for Diagnostic Reasoning / Edition 4

by Marilynn E. Doenges, Mary Frances Moorhouse
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803610661

ISBN-13: 9780803610668

Pub. Date: 01/28/2003

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

This text teaches new students to think like nurses and develop diagnostic reasoning and problem-solving skills. Each step of the nursing process is explained and reinforced with interactive activities. System requirements: Windows 95, 98, NT, 2000, and ME operating systems. KEY FEATURES Expanded critical thinking process to an introduction to concept mapping

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This text teaches new students to think like nurses and develop diagnostic reasoning and problem-solving skills. Each step of the nursing process is explained and reinforced with interactive activities. System requirements: Windows 95, 98, NT, 2000, and ME operating systems. KEY FEATURES Expanded critical thinking process to an introduction to concept mapping Emphasizes the skills of critical thinking and effective problem solving Patient vignettes illustrate the role of the nurse as an independent and collaborative problem solver Practice activities and vignettes teach the importance of individualizing care and give students the opportunity to practice planning, documenting, and delivering care to a variety of patients across the life span Incorporates the new and revised NANDA diagnoses with all terminology updated through the latest conference (NANDA diagnoses have been posted in the "Explore This Product" box to the left. To access the diagnoses, click on "Sample Chapter".) Comprehensive tear-out worksheets allow students to practice what they have learned Includes care in a variety of settings, such as home, community, and outpatient Incorporates the latest JCAHO and ANA standards Presents the new NANDA Taxonomy II with seven axes Contains up-to-the minute updates on the latest NANDA conference Standardized nursing language of NIC, NOC, and Omaha Classification added Appendices include answers for worksheets; latest NANDA diagnoses with definitions, etiologies, signs and symptoms; adult med/surg, psych, and OB assessment tools; NANDA diagnoses organized according to Maslow's hierarchy of needs; and common medical, charting, and prescription abbreviations

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803610668
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

List of Practice Activities and Work Pages
Ch. 1The Nursing Process: Delivering Quality Care1
Ch. 2The Assessment Step: Developing the Client Database13
Ch. 3The Diagnosis or Need Identification Step: Analyzing the Data37
Ch. 4The Planning Step: Creating the Plan of Care77
Ch. 5The Implementation Step: Putting the Plan of Care into Action105
Ch. 6The Evaluation Step: Determining Whether Desired Outcomes Have Been Met119
Ch. 7Documenting the Nursing Process133
Ch. 8Interactive Care Planning: From Assessment to Client Response157
App. ANorth American Nursing Diagnosis Association (NANDA) Nursing Diagnoses with Definitions, Related/Risk Factors, and Defining Characteristics183
App. BNANDA Taxonomy II: Definitions of Axes243
App. CAssessment Tools245
App. DNANDA Nursing Diagnoses Organized According to Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and Nursing Framework: A Health Outcome Classification for Nursing Diagnosis255
App. ECode for Nurses261
App. FLunney's Ordinal Scale for Degrees of Accuracy of a Nursing Diagnosis263
App. GSelf-Monitoring of Accuracy Using the Integrated Model: A Guide265
App. HClinical (Critical) Pathways: A Sample267
App. ICommon Medical Abbreviations273
App. J: Glossary277
App. KNursing Outcomes Classification281
App. LKeys to Practice Activities283
App. MKeys to Chapter Work Pages297
Index311

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