Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions / Edition 6

Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions / Edition 6

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

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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,

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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

Forewordxiv
Prefacexvi
Contributorsxvii
Part IImpact of the Disease1
1What Is Chronicity?3
Introduction3
Impact of Chronic Illness8
Interventions15
Summary and Conclusions20
Nursing Diagnosis20
Study Questions22
References23
2Illness Roles25
Introduction25
Illness Behavior26
Problems and Issues Related to Illness Roles29
Interventions Based on Illness Role Theory41
Summary and Conclusions47
Nursing Diagnosis47
Study Questions48
References48
Bibliography51
3Stigma53
Introduction53
Impact of Stigma58
Interventions: Dealing with Stigmatized Individuals63
Outcomes70
Summary72
Nursing Diagnosis72
Study Questions73
References74
4Chronic Pain77
Introduction77
Problems and Issues78
Interventions for Dealing with Chronic Pain87
Outcomes104
Nursing Diagnosis104
Study Questions105
References105
Bibliography116
5Social Isolation119
Introduction119
Problems and Issues of Social Isolation123
Interventions: Counteracting Social Isolation130
Summary and Conclusions139
Outcomes139
Nursing Diagnosis140
Study Questions140
References141
Bibliography145
6Altered Mobility and Fatigue147
Altered Mobility147
Introduction147
Problems and Issues with Altered Mobility147
Interventions for the Client with Altered Mobility155
Outcomes162
Fatigue163
Introduction163
Problems and Issues with Fatigue165
Interventions168
Outcomes170
Summary and Conclusions170
Nursing Diagnosis170
Study Questions172
References172
Part IIImpact on the Client and Family
7Quality of Life181
Introduction181
Problems and Issues of Quality of Life in Chronic Illness184
Interventions for Improving Quality of Life190
Outcomes195
Nursing Diagnosis197
Study Questions197
References198
8Compliance203
Introduction203
Problems and Issues211
Interventions to Attain Compliance217
Outcomes224
Nursing Diagnosis225
Study Questions226
References226
9Family Caregivers233
Introduction233
Problems and Issues237
Interventions243
Outcomes250
Nursing Diagnosis252
Study Questions253
References254
Bibliography259
10Body Image261
Introduction261
Problems Secondary to Chronic Illness264
Interventions270
Outcomes274
Nursing Diagnosis275
Study Questions275
References275
11Sexuality279
Introduction279
Interventions291
Summary and Conclusions294
Nursing Diagnosis294
References294
12Powerlessness297
Introduction297
Issues Related to Powerlessness299
Interventions302
Summary and Conclusions307
Nursing Diagnosis307
Study Questions308
References308
Bibliography310
Part IIIImpact of the Health Professional311
13Change Agent313
Introduction313
Issues Related to Change315
Interventions319
Outcomes335
Study Questions335
References335
14Client and Family Education337
Introduction337
Barriers Influencing the Teaching-Learning Process340
Interventions346
Outcomes355
Nursing Diagnosis355
Study Questions355
References356
Bibliography357
15Advocacy359
Introduction359
Problems and Issues367
Interventions373
Summary and Conclusions378
Nursing Diagnosis378
Study Questions379
References379
Bibliography381
16Research in Chronic Illness385
Introduction385
Issues in Chronic Illness Research396
Summary and Conclusions398
Study Questions398
References399
17Ethics in Chronic Illness407
Introduction407
Ethical Challenges and Concerns416
Interventions for Creating an Ethical Climate422
Outcomes426
Study Questions426
References427
18Nurse Case Management431
Introduction431
Nurse Case Management Interventions441
Summary and Conclusions448
Study Questions448
References449
Bibliography452
19The Advanced Practice Nurse in Chronic Illness
Introduction453
Problems and Issues of Advanced Practice Nursing459
Interventions462
Outcomes464
Study Questions466
References466
Part IVImpact of the System469
20Financial Impact471
Introduction471
Issues of Rising Health Care Costs472
Solutions to Rising Health Care Costs484
Summary and Conclusions489
Study Questions489
References490
21Politics and Policy491
Introduction491
Problems and Issues492
Interventions: Politics, a Caring Action503
Summary and Conclusions508
Study Questions508
References509
Internet Resources511
22Home Health Care513
Introduction513
Problems and Issues of Home Health Care520
Interventions526
Summary and Conclusions530
Study Questions530
References531
Bibliography532
23Long-Term Care533
Introduction533
Problems and Issues of Long-Term Care538
Interventions543
Outcomes552
Study Questions552
References552
24Rehabilitation555
Introduction555
Rehabilitation Issues and Challenges565
Interventions571
Outcomes579
Study Questions580
References580
Appendix AResources585
Index595

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