Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions / Edition 6

Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions / Edition 6

by Ilene Morof Lubkin, Pamala D. Larsen, Pamela D. Larsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763735949

ISBN-13: 9780763735944

Pub. Date: 12/23/2005

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC

Lubkin (California State University) and Larsen (nursing, University of North Carolina, Charlotte) continue to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families in this sixth edition of a text for nurses, social workers, and rehabilitation professionals. This sixth edition includes new chapters on palliative care,…  See more details below

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Lubkin (California State University) and Larsen (nursing, University of North Carolina, Charlotte) continue to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families in this sixth edition of a text for nurses, social workers, and rehabilitation professionals. This sixth edition includes new chapters on palliative care, complementary and alternative therapies, and self- efficacy, as well as added material on culturally competent care. Annotation © 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763735944
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
12/23/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
680
Product dimensions:
7.48(w) x 9.52(h) x 1.56(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Contributors
Pt. IImpact of the Disease1
1What Is Chronicity?3
2Illness Roles25
3Stigma53
4Chronic Pain77
5Social Isolation119
6Altered Mobility and Fatigue147
Pt. IIImpact on the Client and Family
7Quality of Life181
8Compliance203
9Family Caregivers233
10Body Image261
11Sexuality279
12Powerlessness297
Pt. IIIImpact of the Health Professional311
13Change Agent313
14Client and Family Education337
15Advocacy359
16Research in Chronic Illness385
17Ethics in Chronic Illness407
18Nurse Case Management431
19The Advanced Practice Nurse in Chronic Illness
Pt. IVImpact of the System469
20Financial Impact471
21Politics and Policy491
22Home Health Care513
23Long-Term Care533
24Rehabilitation555
App. A: Resources585
Index595

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