Handbook to Accompany Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing / Edition 10

Handbook to Accompany Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing / Edition 10

by Joyce Young Johnson, Suzanne C. Smeltzer, Diane C. Baughman, Mary Jo Boyer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0781747031

ISBN-13: 9780781747035

Pub. Date: 07/01/2003

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This concise clinical handbook companion to Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing presents selected diseases and disorders in a tabbed, alphabetical format, allowing for rapid access and user ease. Designed for the classroom or clinical setting, the handbook contains nearly 200 entries of the most common medical-surgical disorders, and

Overview

This concise clinical handbook companion to Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing presents selected diseases and disorders in a tabbed, alphabetical format, allowing for rapid access and user ease. Designed for the classroom or clinical setting, the handbook contains nearly 200 entries of the most common medical-surgical disorders, and content is cross-referenced with the textbook. Featured highlights include gerontological considerations; patient and family education; home and community care health promotion and health maintenance; and hypertension and neurological trauma. Now in two colors, the fully updated and revised Tenth Edition emphasizes Nursing Management and has Nursing Alerts and other pedagogy to complement and highlight the text. Three appendices that serve as helpful, quick references are included: a lab values reference resource (normal values), a full list of current nursing diagnoses (NANDA), and a comprehensive list of abbreviations used in nursing and the health care industry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781747035
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/01/2003
Edition description:
Tenth Edition
Pages:
880
Product dimensions:
4.25(w) x 7.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents


A
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV Infection)     1
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome     18
Addison's Disease (Primary Adrenocortical Insufficiency)     21
Alzheimer's Disease     26
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis     31
Anaphylaxis     33
Anemia     35
Anemia, Aplastic     40
Anemia, Iron-Deficiency     42
Anemia, Megaloblastic (Vitamin B12 and Folic Acid Deficiency)     45
Anemia, Sickle Cell     48
Aneurysm, Aortic     54
Aneurysm, Intracranial     58
Angina Pectoris     63
Aortic Insufficiency (Regurgitation)     68
Aortic Stenosis     69
Appendicitis     71
Arterial Embolism and Arterial Thrombosis     73
Arteriosclerosis and Atherosclerosis     75
Arthritis, Rheumatoid     77
Asthma     84
Asthma: Status Asthmaticus     87
B
Back Pain, Low     90
Bell's Palsy     94
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Prostatectomy     96
Bone Tumors     98
Bowel Obstruction, Large     104
Bowel Obstruction, Small     106
Brain Abscess     108
Brain Tumors     109
Bronchiectasis     114
Bronchitis, Chronic     115
Buerger's Disease (Thromboangiitis Obliterans)     117
Burn Injury     119
C
Cancer     136
Cancer of the Bladder     156
Cancer of the Breast     159
Cancer of the Cervix     168
Cancer of the Colon and Rectum (Colorectal Cancer)     172
Cancer of the Endometrium     179
Cancer of the Esophagus     180
Cancer of the Kidneys (Renal Tumors)     185
Cancer of the Larynx     188
Cancer of the Liver     195
Cancer of the Lung (Bronchogenic Carcinoma)     200
Cancer of the Oral Cavity     203
Cancer of the Ovary     208
Cancer of the Pancreas     210
Cancer of the Prostate     213
Cancer of the Skin (Malignant Melanoma)     220
Cancer of the Stomach (Gastric Cancer)     226
Cancer of the Testis     231
Cancer of the Thyroid     233
Cancer of the Vagina     234
Cancer of the Vulva     235
Cardiac Arrest     239
Cardiomyopathies      240
Cataract     245
Cerebral Vascular Accident (Ischemic Stroke)     248
Cholelithiasis (and Cholecystitis)     260
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)     267
Cirrhosis, Hepatic     274
Constipation     279
Contact Dermatitis     281
Coronary Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease     283
Cushing's Syndrome     286
Cystitis (Lower Urinary Tract Infection)     292
D
Diabetes Insipidus     297
Diabetes Mellitus     299
Diabetic Ketoacidosis     312
Diarrhea     316
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy     321
Diverticular Disorders     325
E
Emphysema, Pulmonary     331
Empyema     333
Endocarditis, Infective     334
Endocarditis, Rheumatic     337
Endometriosis     339
Epididymitis     342
Epilepsies     343
Epistaxis (Nosebleed)     350
Esophageal Varices, Bleeding     351
Exfoliative Dermatitis     355
F
Fractures     358
G
Gastritis     377
Glaucoma      382
Glomerulonephritis, Acute     386
Glomerulonephritis, Chronic     388
Gout     391
Guillain-Barre Syndrome (Polyradiculoneuritis)     394
H
Headache     401
Head Injury (Brain Injury)     407
Heart Failure (Cor Pulmonale)     420
Hemophilia     429
Hepatic Encephalopathy and Hepatic Coma     434
Hepatic Failure, Fulminant     436
Hepatitis, Viral: Types A, B, C, D, E, and G     437
Hiatal Hernia     443
Hodgkin's Disease     447
Huntington's Disease     450
Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Syndrome (HHNKS)     453
Hypertension (and Hypertensive Crisis)     455
Hyperthyroidism (Graves' Disease)     461
Hypoglycemia (Insulin Reaction)     468
Hypoparathyroidism     472
Hypopituitarism     474
Hypothyroidism and Myxedema     475
I
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura     482
Impetigo     484
Increased Intracranial Pressure     486
Influenza     492
K
Kaposi's Sarcoma     494
L
Leukemia     497
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute     504
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic     506
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute     507
Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic     509
Lung Abscess     511
Lymphedema and Elephantiasis     513
M
Mastoiditis and Mastoid Surgery     516
Meniere's Disease     520
Meningitis     525
Mitral Regurgitation (Insufficiency)     529
Mitral Stenosis     530
Mitral Valve Prolapse     531
Multiple Myeloma     533
Multiple Sclerosis     534
Muscular Dystrophies     542
Musculoskeletal Trauma (Contusions, Strains, Sprains, and Joint Dislocations)     544
Myasthenia Gravis     548
Myocardial Infarction     554
Myocarditis     560
N
Nephrotic Syndrome     562
O
Obesity, Morbid     564
Osteoarthritis (Degenerative Joint Disease)     567
Osteomalacia     569
Osteomyelitis     572
Osteoporosis     576
Otitis Media, Acute     581
Otitis Media, Chronic     583
P
Pancreatitis, Acute     585
Pancreatitis, Chronic      592
Parkinson's Disease     594
Pelvic Infection (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease)     600
Pemphigus     603
Peptic Ulcer     607
Pericarditis (Cardiac Tamponade)     615
Perioperative Nursing Management     619
Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease     647
Peritonitis     651
Pharyngitis, Acute     653
Pharyngitis, Chronic     655
Pheochromocytoma     656
Pituitary Tumors     659
Pleural Effusion     661
Pleurisy     663
Pneumonia     665
Pneumothorax and Hemothorax     670
Polycythemia     674
Prostatitis     676
Pruritus     678
Psoriasis     680
Pulmonary Edema, Acute     687
Pulmonary Embolism     689
Pulmonary Heart Disease (Cor Pulmonale)     695
Pulmonary Hypertension     698
Pyelonephritis, Acute     701
Pyelonephritis, Chronic     702
R
Raynaud's Disease     704
Regional Enteritis (Crohn's Disease)     705
Renal Failure, Acute     707
Renal Failure, Chronic (End-Stage Renal Disease)      713
S
Seborrheic Dermatoses     719
Shock, Cardiogenic     720
Shock, Hypovolemic     723
Shock, Septic     725
Spinal Cord Injury     727
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion     738
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus     739
T
Thrombocytopenia     743
Thyroiditis, Acute     744
Thyroiditis, Chronic (Hashimoto's Thyroiditis)     746
Thyroid Storm (Thyrotoxic Crisis)     747
Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome     748
Transient Ischemic Attack     753
Trigeminal Neuralgia (Tic Douloureux)     756
Tuberculosis, Pulmonary     759
U
Ulcerative Colitis     765
Unconscious Patient     773
Urolithiasis     780
V
Vein Disorders     787
Selected Lab Values     793
NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses 2005-2006     797
Key Health Care Abbreviations and Acronyms     802
Index     827

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