Medical-Surgical Nursing Clinical Handbook: Critical Thinking in Client Care / Edition 3

Medical-Surgical Nursing Clinical Handbook: Critical Thinking in Client Care / Edition 3

by Priscilla LeMone, Karen M. Burke, Karen Burke
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130483974

ISBN-13: 9780130483973

Pub. Date: 08/05/2003

Publisher: Pearson

Serves as a portable, quick-reference to accompany Medical-Surgical Nursing. Organized alphabetically for a succinct review that allows you to bring the information you learn from class into the clinical setting. Review of Common disorders and conditions, including pathophysiology, nursing diagnoses, interventions, client teaching, and home care, presented in a clear…  See more details below

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Serves as a portable, quick-reference to accompany Medical-Surgical Nursing. Organized alphabetically for a succinct review that allows you to bring the information you learn from class into the clinical setting. Review of Common disorders and conditions, including pathophysiology, nursing diagnoses, interventions, client teaching, and home care, presented in a clear and easy to understand manner.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130483973
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/05/2003
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
644
Product dimensions:
3.94(w) x 7.66(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acid-Base Disorders1
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome6
Adrenal Cortical Insufficiency (Addison's Disease)11
Alzheimer's Disease14
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, Lou Gehrig's Disease)18
Anaphylaxis21
Anemia25
Aneurysm30
Angina Pectoris34
Anthrax38
Appendicitis41
Asthma44
Bell's Palsy49
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia51
Bladder Cancer54
Bone Tumor, Primary58
Brain Tumor (Benign and Malignant)61
Breast Cancer66
Bronchiectasis72
Bronchitis, Acute75
Bronchitis, Chronic76
Calcium Imbalance81
Cancer87
Candidiasis (Moniliasis, Yeast Infection, Thrush)94
Cardiomyopathy97
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome101
Cataract103
Cervical Cancer105
Cervicitis109
Chlamydial Infection111
Cholecystitis114
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease117
Cirrhosis123
Colorectal Cancer129
Condyloma Acuminata (Genital Warts)133
Coronary Heart Disease135
Crohn's Disease139
Cushing's Syndrome143
Cystic Fibrosis147
Decubitus Ulcers (Pressure Ulcers, Bedsores)151
Diabetes Insipidus154
Diabetes Mellitus157
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)163
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation165
Diverticular Disease169
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding173
Emphysema176
Empyema179
Encephalitis181
Endocarditis184
Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer188
Endometriosis192
Epilepsy (Seizure Disorder)195
Fibrocystic Breast Disease201
Flail Chest203
Fluid Volume Deficit (Dehydration)206
Fluid Volume Excess (Hypervolemia)210
Fracture214
Gastritis219
Gastroenteritis (Enteritis, Food Poisoning, Cholera, Traveler's Diarrhea)223
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease226
Glaucoma229
Glomerulonephritis234
Gonorrhea239
Gout (Gouty Arthritis)242
Guillain-Barre Syndrome244
Heart Failure (Congestive Heart Failure)248
Hemophilia253
Hemorrhoids257
Hepatitis260
Hernia264
Herniated Intervertebral Disk266
Herpes Simplex Virus - Herpes Labialis (Cold Sores, Fever Blisters), Herpes Genitalis, Herpetic Whitlow, HSV Keratitis269
Hiatal Hernia273
Hodgkin's Disease276
Human Immunodeficieny Virus Disease280
Hyperglycemia286
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State289
Hyperparathyroidism291
Hypersensitivity294
Hypertension301
Hyperthyroidism (Thyrotoxicosis)306
Hypoglycemia310
Hypoparathyroidism312
Hypothyroidism314
Increased Intracranial Pressure318
Influenza321
Intestinal Obstruction324
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Spastic Colitis)329
Kaposi's Sarcoma332
Legionnaires' Disease335
Leukemia337
Lyme Disease343
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's346
Magnesium Imbalance351
Melanoma356
Meniere's Disease360
Meningitis (Bacterial, Viral, Fungal)363
Mononucleosis367
Multiple Myeloma369
Multiple Sclerosis373
Muscular Dystrophy376
Myasthenia Gravis378
Myocardial Infarction381
Myocarditis387
Near-Drowning391
Occupational Lung Disease395
Osteoarthritis398
Osteomalacia (Rickets)401
Osteomyelitis404
Osteoporosis406
Otitis, Otitis Externa (Swimmer's Ear), Otitis Media409
Ovarian Cancer413
Pancreatic Cancer417
Pancraatitis420
Parkinson's Disease424
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease427
Peptic Ulcer Disease430
Pericarditis435
Peripheral Vascular Disease439
Peritonitis443
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)447
Pheochromocytoma449
Phosphate Imbalance451
Pleural Effusion456
Pneumonia459
Pneumothorax463
Poliomyelitis, Postpolio Syndrome466
Polycystic Kidney Disease469
Polycythemia472
Polyneuropathy475
Potassium Imbalance479
Prostate Cancer484
Psoriasis487
Polmonary Edema490
Pulmonary Embolism494
Pyelonephritis498
Raynaud's Phenomenon502
Renal Calculi (Nephrolithiasis, Kidney Stones)504
Renal Failure508
Respiratory Failure517
Rheumatoid Arthritis522
Scoliosis527
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)529
Shock (Hypovolemic, Cardiogenic, Distributive, Septic)533
Sickle Cell Anemia537
Skin Cancer, Nonmelanoma (Basal Cell, Squamous Cell)540
Smallpox543
Sodium Imbalance544
Stroke (CVA, Brain Attack)549
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion553
Syphilis556
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus559
Testicular Cancer563
Tetanus566
Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger's Disease)569
Thrombocytopenia572
Tonsillitis575
Trigeminal Neuralgia577
Tuberculosis580
Ulcerative Colitis586
Urinary Tract Infection590
Uterine Myoma (Fibroids, Leiomyomas)594
Vaginitis597
Valvular Heart Disease599
Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV) Infection (Chickenpox, Herpes Zoster [Shingles])607
Varicose Veins610
New Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease613
Venous Insufficiency, Chronic614
Venous Thrombosis (Thrombophlebitis)616
Vitiligo621
West Nile Fever623
Tables625
Index629

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