Lippincott's Pocket Manual of Nursing Practice

Lippincott's Pocket Manual of Nursing Practice

by Sandra M. Nettina
     
 

This clinical pocket manual based on the comprehensive text, Lippincott's Manual of Nursing Practice, covers the four main areas of nursing: medical-surgical, maternal-newborn, pediatrics, and psychiatric. Features include an A-to-Z outline format of diseases and disorders; alerts highlighting critical information; a Collaborative Management section;See more details below

Overview

This clinical pocket manual based on the comprehensive text, Lippincott's Manual of Nursing Practice, covers the four main areas of nursing: medical-surgical, maternal-newborn, pediatrics, and psychiatric. Features include an A-to-Z outline format of diseases and disorders; alerts highlighting critical information; a Collaborative Management section; updated, and Nursing Interventions throughout. New features are additional disorders; listing of nursing diagnoses with references from each disorder; table of common lab tests; section on "Problems of the Newborn"; more graphics and, alternative and psychosocial interventions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397553556
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
979
Product dimensions:
4.28(w) x 7.29(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Unit 1Maternal and Child Health Nursing Practice1
Ch. 1A Framework for Maternal and Child Health Nursing3
Ch. 2The Childbearing and Childrearing Family26
Ch. 3Sociocultural Aspects of Maternal and Child Health Nursing47
Unit 2The Nursing Role in Preparing Families for Childbearing and Childrearing59
Ch. 4Reproductive and sexual health61
Ch. 5Reproductive Life Planning95
Ch. 6The Infertile Couple120
Unit 3The Nursing Role in Caring for the Pregnant Family143
Ch. 7Genetic Assessment and Counseling145
Ch. 8The Growing Fetus167
Ch. 9Psychological and Physiologic Changes of Pregnancy194
Ch. 10Assessing Fetal and Maternal Health: The First Prenatal Visit221
Ch. 11Promoting Fetal and Maternal Health249
Ch. 12Promoting Nutritional Health During Pregnancy275
Ch. 13Preparation for Childbirth and Parenting299
Ch. 14High-Risk Pregnancy: The Women With a Preexisting or Newly Acquired Illness318
Ch. 15High-Risk Pregnancy: The Woman Who Develops a Complication of Pregnancy368
Ch. 16Home Care of the Pregnant Client410
Ch. 17High-Risk Pregnancy: The Woman With Special Needs427
Unit 4The Nursing Role in Caring for the Family During Labor and Birth451
Ch. 18The Labor Process453
Ch. 19Providing Comfort During Labor and Birth505
Ch. 20Cesarean Birth524
Ch. 21The Woman Who Develops a Complication During Labor and Birth546
Unit 5The Nursing Role in Caring for the Family During the Postpartal Period575
Ch. 22Nursing Care of the Postpartal Woman and Family577
Ch. 23Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family610
Ch. 24Nutritional Needs of the Newborn650
Ch. 25Nursing Care of the Woman and Family Experiencing a Postpartal Complication671
Ch. 26Nursing Care of the High-Risk Newborn and Family696
Unit 6The Nursing Role in Health Promotion for the Childrearing Family743
Ch. 27Principles of Growth and Development745
Ch. 28The Family With an Infant768
Ch. 29The Family With a Toddler802
Ch. 30The Family With a Preschooler824
Ch. 31The Family With a School-Age Child847
Ch. 32The Family With an Adolescent874
Ch. 33Child Health Assessment906
Ch. 34Health and Wellness Teaching With Children and Families955
Unit 7The Nursing Role in Supporting the Health of Ill Children and their Families973
Ch. 35Care of Ill Children and Their Families975
Ch. 36Nursing Care of the Ill Child and Family: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques1013
Ch. 37Pain Management in Children1051
Unit 8The Nursing Role in Restoring and Maintaining the Health of Children and Families with Physiologic Disorders1067
Ch. 38Nursing Care of the Child Born With a Physical Developmental Disorder1069
Ch. 39Nursing Care of the Child With Respiratory Disorder1109
Ch. 40Nursing Care of the Child With a Cardiovascular Disorder1161
Ch. 41Nursing Care of the Child With an Immune Disorder1203
Ch. 42Nursing Care of the Child With an Infectious Disorder1229
Ch. 43Nursing Care of the Child With a Hematologic Disorder1263
Ch. 44Nursing Care of the Child With a Gastrointestinal Disorder1293
Ch. 45Nursing Care of the Child With a Renal or Urinary Tract Disorder1332
Ch. 46Nursing Care of the Child With a Reproductive Disorder1364
Ch. 47Nursing Care of the Child With an Endocrine or Metabolic Disorder1388
Ch. 48Nursing Care of the Child With a Neurologic Disorder1419
Ch. 49Nursing Care of the Child With a Disorder of the Eyes or Ears1460
Ch. 50Nursing Care of the Child With a Musculoskeletal Disorder1485
Ch. 51Nursing Care of the Child With a Traumatic Injury1521
Ch. 52Nursing Care of the Child With Cancer1560
Unit 9The Nursing Role in Restoring and Maintaining the Health of Children and Families with Mental Health Disorders1597
Ch. 53Nursing Care of the Child With a Cognitive or Mental Health Disorder1599
Ch. 54Nursing Care of the Family in Crisis: Abuse and Violence in the Family1621
Ch. 55Nursing Care of the Family Coping With Long-Term or Fatal Illness1643
Appendices1661
Answers to Checkpoint Questions1705
Index1723
Photo Credit List1777

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