Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing - CD-ROM PDA Software / Edition 7

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing - CD-ROM PDA Software / Edition 7

by Ian Camera, Patricia Graber O'Brien, Shannon Ruff Dirksen, Margaret M. Heitkemper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323049613

ISBN-13: 9780323049610

Pub. Date: 10/19/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Powered by Skyscape, this PDA software is based on the reliable, clinically focused content found in Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 7th Edition and its Clinical Companion. You'll gain access to information on 200 commonly encountered medical-surgical disorders, and treatments and procedures. This software also contains bonus material such as electronic

Overview

Powered by Skyscape, this PDA software is based on the reliable, clinically focused content found in Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 7th Edition and its Clinical Companion. You'll gain access to information on 200 commonly encountered medical-surgical disorders, and treatments and procedures. This software also contains bonus material such as electronic calculators, emergency management information, herbal therapies content, a glossary, and a guide to normal laboratory values.

  • Disorders index includes the following information for each profile:
    • Definition/Description
    • Pathophysiology
    • Clinical Manifestations
    • Complications
    • Diagnostic Studies
    • Collaborative Care (including drug therapy)
    • Nursing Management
      • Goals
      • Nursing Diagnoses (using current NANDA terminology)
      • Nursing Interventions
      • Patient Teaching
  • Treatments and Procedures index includes information you need to know about common medical-surgical treatments and procedures such as CPR, tube feeding, and artificial airway management.
  • Reference Appendix features key reference information commonly used in nursing practice, such as laboratory values, commonly used formulas, and Spanish translations of key phrases.
  • Electronic calculators allow quick and accurate calculations of body mass index (BMI), body surface area (BSA), calculated serum osmolality, heart rate, temperature conversions, and more.
  • Glossary of key terms
  • Emergency management summaries
  • Herbal therapies index
  • Comprehensive guide to normal laboratory values

  • User-friendly features now include:
    • Full-text search
    • Easy, intuitive navigation
    • Built-in display adjustment tools
    • Complete, comprehensive cross-linking between all Skyscape products

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323049610
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/19/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

DISORDERS

Abdominal Pain, Acute
• Acute Coronary Syndrome
• Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
• Addison’s Disease
• Alzheimer’s Disease
• Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
• Anemia
• Anemia, Aplastic
• Anemia, Cobalamin Deficiency
• Anemia, Folic Acid Deficiency
• Anemia, Iron Deficiency
• Aneurysm
• Angina, Chronic Stable
• Angina, Prinzmetal’s
• Angina, Unstable (See Acute Coronary Syndrome)
• Ankylosing Spondylitis
• Anorectal Abscess
• Aortic Dissection
• Appendicitis
• Asthma
• Bell’s Palsy
• Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
• Bladder Cancer
• Bone Cancer
• Brain Tumors
• Breast Cancer
• Burns
• Cardiomyopathy
• Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
• Cataract
• Celiac Disease (Sprue)
• Cervical Cancer
• Chlamydial Infection
• Cholelithiasis/Cholecystitis
• Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
• Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis
• Cirrhosis
• Colorectal Cancer
• Conjunctivitis
• Constipation
• Cor Pulmonale
• Coronary Artery Disease
• Crohn’s Disease
• Cushing Syndrome
• Cystic Fibrosis
• Diabetes Insipidus
• Diabetes Mellitus
• Diarrhea
• Dislocation and Subluxation
• Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
• Diverticulitis/Diverticulosis
• Dysmenorrhea
• Dysrhythmias
• Encephalitis
• Endocarditis, Infective
• Endometrial Cancer
• Endometriosis
• Esophageal Cancer
• Fibrocystic Breast Changes
• Fibromyalgia Syndrome
• Flail Chest
• Fracture
• Fracture, Hip
• Fracture, Humerus
• Fracture, Pelvis
• Fracture, Mandible
• Gastric Cancer
• Gastritis
• Gastroenteritis
• Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
• Glaucoma
• Glomerulonephritis
• Glomerulonephritis, Acute Poststreptococcal
• Glomerulonephritis, Chronic
• Gonorrhea
• Gout
• Guillain-Barré Syndrome
• Head Injury
• Head and Neck Cancer
• Headache
• Heart Failure
• Hemophilia
• Hemorrhoids
• Hepatitis, Viral
• Hernia
• Herniated Intervertebral Disk (See Intervertebral Lumbar Disk Damage)
• Herpes, Genital
• Hiatal Hernia
• Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (Hodgkin’s Disease)
• Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
• Huntington’s Disease
• Hyperparathyroidism
• Hypertension
• Hyperthyroidism
• Hypoparathyroidism
• Hypothyroidism
• Increased Intracranial Pressure
• Inflammatory Bowel Disease
• Interstitial Cystitis
• Intervertebral Lumbar Disk Damage
• Intestinal Obstruction
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome
• Kidney Cancer
• Kidney Disease, Chronic
• Lactase Deficiency
• Leiomyomas
• Leukemia
• Liver Cancer
• Low Back Pain, Acute
• Low Back Pain, Chronic
• Lung Cancer
• Lyme Disease
• Macular Degeneration, Age-Related
• Malabsorption Syndrome
• Malignant Melanoma
• Malnutrition
• Mèniére’s Disease
• Meningitis
• Metabolic Syndrome
• Multiple Myeloma
• Multiple Sclerosis
• Muscular Dystrophy
• Myasthenia Gravis
• Myocardial Infarction (see Acute Coronary Syndrome)
• Myocarditis
• Nausea and Vomiting
• Nephrotic Syndrome
• Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
• Obesity
• Oral Cancer
• Osteoarthritis
• Osteomalacia
• Osteomyelitis
• Osteoporosis
• Ovarian Cancer
• Paget’s Disease
• Pancreatic Cancer
• Pancreatitis, Acute
• Pancreatitis, Chronic
• Parkinson’s Disease
• Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
• Peptic Ulcer Disease
• Pericarditis, Acute
• Peripheral Arterial Disease (Lower Extremities)
• Peritonitis
• Pneumonia
• Pneumothorax
• Polycystic Kidney Disease
• Polycythemia
• Pressure Ulcer
• Prostate Cancer
• Pulmonary Embolism
• Pulmonary Hypertension
• Pyelonephritis
• Raynaud’s Phenomenon
• Reactive Arthritis
• Refractive Errors
• Reiter Syndrome (See Reactive Arthritis)
• Renal Failure, Acute
• Respiratory Failure, Acute
• Restless Legs Syndrome
• Retinal Detachment
• Rheumatic Fever and Heart Disease
• Rheumatoid Arthritis
• Seizure Disorders
• Sexually Transmitted Diseases
• Shock
• Sickle Cell Disease
• Sjögren Syndrome
• Spinal Cord Injury
• Spinal Cord Tumors
• Spleen Disorders
• Stroke
• Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
• Syphilis
• Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome and Multiple Organ Dysfunction
• Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
• Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma)
• Testicular Cancer
• Tetanus
• Thalassemia
• Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger’s Disease)
• Thrombocytopenic Purpura
• Trigeminal Neuralgia
• Tuberculosis
• Ulcerative Colitis
• Urethritis
• Urinary Incontinence and Retention
• Urinary Tract Calculi
• Urinary Tract Infection
• Vaginal, Cervical, and Vulvar Infections
• Valvular Heart Disease
• Varicose Veins
• Venous Thrombosis
• Warts, Genital

TREATMENTS AND PROCEDURES

Amputation
• Artificial Airways: Endotracheal Tubes
• Biologic and Targeted Therapy
• Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
• Casts
• Chemotherapy
• Chest Tubes and Pleural Drainage
• Dialysis
• Emergency Patient: Primary and Secondary Survey
• Heimlich Maneuver
• Mechanical Ventilation
• Ostomies
• Oxygen Therapy
• Pacemakers
• Parenteral Nutrition (PN)
• Tracheostomy
• Tube Feeding
• Urinary Catheterization

REFERENCE APPENDIX

Abbreviations
• Blood Gases
• Blood Laboratory Values
• Blood Products
• Breath Sounds
• Cancer Screening Guidelines
• Commonly Used Formulas
• Dysrhythmias, Characteristics of Common Electrocardiogram (ECG) Monitoring: Waveform
• Emergency Management Summaries
• Glasgow Coma Scale
• Heart Sounds
• Medication Administration
• Preventive Services for Healthy Adults
• Temperature Conversion Factors
• TNM Classification System
• English/Spanish Common Medical Terms
• Urine Laboratory Values

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