Manual of Medical-Surgical Nursing Care: Nursing Interventions and Collaborative Management / Edition 5

Manual of Medical-Surgical Nursing Care: Nursing Interventions and Collaborative Management / Edition 5

by Pamela L. Swearingen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323016472

ISBN-13: 9780323016476

Pub. Date: 09/20/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This thorough, portable, and clinically-focused reference offers quick, easy access to clinical information for the care of the medical-surgical patient. Content is organized by body system and provides a quick review of pathophysiology, physical assessment, diagnostic testing, collaborative management, and patient/family teaching and discharge planning data for each

Overview

This thorough, portable, and clinically-focused reference offers quick, easy access to clinical information for the care of the medical-surgical patient. Content is organized by body system and provides a quick review of pathophysiology, physical assessment, diagnostic testing, collaborative management, and patient/family teaching and discharge planning data for each disorder. The presentation for each condition provides a hierarchy of data that assists in making nursing diagnoses and planning interventions specific to each patient.

New to this Edition:

  • The most recent NANDA Taxonomy II nursing diagnoses are included for each disorder.
  • Sections on Pain and End-of-Life Care are now included to highlight these important topics in patient care.
  • The newest infection prevention and control guidelines recently issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are included in the appendix and incorporated throughout the manual.
  • Cancer content has been consolidated to provide a quick and thorough reference.
  • Expanded coverage of endocrine, gastrointestinal, hepatic, and musculoskeletal disorders includes new discussions of Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Hyperparathyroidism, Hypoparathyroidism, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Cholangitis, and Rotator Cuff Repair.
Key Features:
  • A consistent, easy-to-use format enhances the quick-reference feature of this book. Standard headings for each disorder include Assessment, Diagnostic Tests, Collaborative Management, Nursing Diagnoses and Interventions, and Patient-Family Teaching and Discharge Planning.
  • The attractive and functional two-color design highlights key information for quick, easy reference.
  • Expert contributors from various practice settings provide the most current and accurate information.
  • Highlighted cautions throughout stress key points related to various disorders and conditions.
  • Outcome criteria are included with timeframes, where appropriate, to facilitate the evaluation of care and to help users set more realistic goals for nursing outcomes.
  • A variety of information resources provide additional information and patient teaching services — including websites, when available.
  • General information that is relevant to many disorders is highlighted — including perioperative care, pain, cancer care, psychosocial support for patients/family/significant others, and end-of-life care.
  • Information is summarized in tables and boxes, where appropriate, to enhance clinical usefulness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323016476
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/20/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
5.32(w) x 8.72(h) x 1.33(d)

Table of Contents

1General Concepts in Caring for Medical-Surgical Patients1
Section 1Perioperative Care1
Section 2Pain12
Section 3Prolonged Bedrest23
Section 4Cancer Care31
Section 5Psychosocial Support61
Section 6Psychosocial Support for the Patient's Family and Significant Others71
Section 7Older Adult Care75
Section 8End-of-Life Care84
2Respiratory Disorders99
Section 1Acute Respiratory Disorders99
Atelectasis99
Pneumonia101
Pleural Effusion109
Pulmonary Embolus111
Pneumothorax/Hemothorax117
Pulmonary Tuberculosis122
Section 2Acute Respiratory Failure124
Section 3Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease127
Asthma127
Chronic Bronchitis132
Emphysema135
Section 4Restrictive Pulmonary Disorder137
Pulmonary Fibrosis137
3Cardiovascular Disorders142
Section 1Degenerative Cardiovascular Disorders142
Cardiomyopathy142
Coronary Heart Disease145
Myocardial Infarction153
Heart Failure159
Pulmonary Hypertension163
Section 2Inflammatory Heart Disorders167
Pericarditis167
Infective Endocarditis170
Section 3Valvular Heart Disorders173
Mitral Stenosis173
Mitral Regurgitation176
Aortic Stenosis178
Aortic Regurgitation179
Section 4Cardiovascular Conditions Secondary to Other Disease Processes181
Cardiac and Noncardiac Shock (Circulatory Failure)181
Dysrhythmias and Conduction Disturbances186
Sudden Cardiac Death190
Pulmonary Edema191
Section 5Special Cardiac Procedures194
Pacemakers194
Cardiac Catheterization, Angioplasty, and Atherectomy197
Cardiac Surgery201
Section 6Disorders of the Peripheral Vascular System203
Atherosclerotic Arterial Occlusive Disease203
Aneurysms: Abdominal, Thoracic, and Femoral208
Arterial Embolism210
Venous Thrombosis/Thrombophlebitis212
4Renal-Urinary Disorders217
Section 1Renal Disorders217
Glomerulonephritis217
Acute Pyelonephritis221
Hydronephrosis224
Renal Artery Stenosis226
Section 2Renal Failure229
Acute Renal Failure229
Chronic Renal Failure235
Section 3Renal Dialysis240
Care of the Patient Undergoing Peritoneal Dialysis241
Care of the Patient Undergoing Hemodialysis243
Section 4Care of the Renal Transplant Recipient246
Section 5Disorders of the Urinary Tract249
Ureteral Calculi249
Urinary Tract Obstruction254
Section 6Urinary Disorders Secondary to Other Disease Processes257
Urinary Incontinence257
Urinary Retention264
Neurogenic Bladder267
Section 7Urinary Diversions272
5Neurologic Disorders281
Section 1Inflammatory Disorders of the Nervous System281
Multiple Sclerosis281
Guillain-Barre Syndrome288
Bacterial Meningitis295
Section 2Degenerative Disorders of the Nervous System300
Parkinsonism300
Alzheimer Disease311
Section 3Traumatic Disorders of the Nervous System324
Intervertebral Disk Disease324
Spinal Cord Injury333
Head Injury349
Section 4Vascular Disorders of the Nervous System362
Cerebral Aneurysm362
Cerebrovascular Accident369
Section 5Seizure Disorders381
Section 6General Care of Patients with Neurologic Disorders394
6Endocrine Disorders416
Section 1Disorders of the Thyroid Gland416
Hyperthyroidism416
Hypothyroidism421
Section 2Disorders of the Parathyroid Glands426
Hyperparathyroidism426
Hypoparathyroidism431
Section 3Disorders of the Adrenal Glands434
Addison's Disease434
Cashing's Disease439
Section 4Disorders of the Pituitary Gland443
Diabetes Insipidus443
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone447
Section 5Diabetes Mellitus450
General Discussion450
Diabetic Ketoacidosis464
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome471
Hypoglycemia474
7Gastrointestinal Disorders478
Section 1Disorders of the Mouth and Esophagus478
Stomatitis478
Hiatal Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease481
Section 2Disorders of the Stomach and Intestines485
Peptic Ulcers485
Malabsorption/Maldigestion491
Obstructive Processes495
Peritonitis500
Appendicitis504
Section 3Intestinal Inflammatory Processes508
Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis508
Polyps/Familial Adenomatous Polyposis511
Ulcerative Colitis514
Crohn's Disease523
Fecal Diversions530
Section 4Abdominal Trauma536
Section 5Hepatic and Biliary Disorders547
Hepatitis548
Cirrhosis555
Cholelithiasis, Cholecystitis, and Cholangitis565
Section 6Pancreatitis570
8Hematologic Disorders579
Section 1Disorders of the Red Blood Cells579
Erythropoietin Deficiency Anemia579
Hemolytic Anemia581
Hypoplastic (Aplastic) Anemia584
Polycythemia590
Section 2Disorders of Coagulation593
Thrombocytopenia593
Hemophilia596
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation599
9Musculoskeletal Disorders606
Section 1Arthritic Disorders606
Osteoarthritis606
Rheumatoid Arthritis611
Section 2Muscular and Connective Tissue Disorders616
Ligamentous Injuries616
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears618
Dislocation/Subluxation621
Acute Compartment Syndrome622
Section 3Skeletal Disorders626
Osteomyelitis626
Fractures629
Benign Neoplasms635
Osteoporosis636
Section 4Musculoskeletal Surgical Procedures642
Amputation642
Rotator Cuff Repair646
Bone Grafting648
Total Hip Arthroplasty649
Total Knee Arthroplasty653
10Reproductive Disorders658
Section 1Gynecologic Disorders658
Uterine Fibroids658
Cystocele661
Rectocele662
Uterine Prolapse664
Section 2Ectopic Pregnancy665
Section 3Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy667
11Providing Care for Patients with Special Needs676
Section 1Caring for Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease676
Section 2Providing Nutritional Support689
Nutritional Assessment690
Nutritional Support Modalities694
Section 3Managing Wound Care707
Wounds Closed by Primary Intention707
Surgical or Traumatic Wounds Healing by Secondary Intention709
Pressure Ulcers712
Appendixes
Appendix 1Infection Prevention and Control716
Appendix 2Laboratory Tests Discussed in This Manual: Normal Values727
Appendix 3Heart and Breath Sounds732

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