Chronic Illness / Edition 4

Chronic Illness / Edition 4

by Ilene Morof Lubkin, Pamela Larsen, Pamela Larsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763705497

ISBN-13: 9780763705497

Pub. Date: 06/01/1998

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763705497
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
06/01/1998
Series:
Nursing Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
571
Product dimensions:
7.74(w) x 9.49(h) x 1.51(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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