Being a Nursing Assistant with Workbook / Edition 9

Being a Nursing Assistant with Workbook / Edition 9

by Francie Wolgin, Rose B. Schniedman, Barbara R. Wander, Lisa Friedman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131642537

ISBN-13: 9780131642539

Pub. Date: 08/23/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This package contains the following components:

-0131828738: Being a Nursing Assistant

-0131779869: Workbook

Overview

This package contains the following components:

-0131828738: Being a Nursing Assistant

-0131779869: Workbook

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131642539
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/23/2004
Edition description:
9TH PKG
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1The Health Care System1
Chapter 2Your Role as a Nursing Assistant13
Chapter 3Communication Skills32
Chapter 4Patients, Residents, and Clients62
Chapter 5Infection Control75
Chapter 6Safety112
Chapter 7Body Mechanics: Positioning, Moving, and Transporting Patients154
Chapter 8Admitting, Transferring, and Discharging a Patient184
Chapter 9The Patient's Room201
Chapter 10Bedmaking212
Chapter 11Home Health Care227
Chapter 12Personal Care of the Patient248
Chapter 13Emergency Care285
Chapter 14The Human Body306
Chapter 15Growth and Development318
Chapter 16The Musculoskeletal System and Related Care329
Chapter 17The Integumentary System and Related Care345
Chapter 18The Circulatory and Respiratory Systems and Related Care365
Chapter 19Measuring Vital Signs382
Chapter 20The Gastrointestinal System and Related Care412
Chapter 21Nutrition for the Patient443
Chapter 22The Urinary System and Related Care458
Chapter 23Specimen Collection486
Chapter 24The Endocrine System and Related Care of Diabetics501
Chapter 25The Reproductive System and Related Care513
Chapter 26The Nervous System and Related Care529
Chapter 27Warm and Cold Applications548
Chapter 28Care of the Surgical Patient571
Chapter 29Special Procedures589
Chapter 30Other Patients with Special Needs599
Chapter 31Neonatal and Pediatric Care612
Chapter 32The Older Adult Patient and Long-Term Care630
Chapter 33Rehabilitation and Return to Self-Care650
Chapter 34The Terminally III Patient and Postmortem Care674
Chapter 35Beginning Your Career as a Nursing Assistant687
Appendix AMedical Terms, Abbreviations, and Specialties707
Appendix BWhat's New in Patient Restraints715
Glossary720
Index734

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