Medical-Surgical Nursing: Foundations for Clinical Practice / Edition 2

Medical-Surgical Nursing: Foundations for Clinical Practice / Edition 2

by Frances Donovan Monahan, Marianne Neighbors
     
 

Here's fast access to vital nursing care guidance for a full range of disorders seen in adult patients. A companion volume to Monahan & Neighbors' MEDICAL SURGICAL NURSING, second edition, this pocket-sized resource offers convenient reference - anywhere, anytime.See more details below

Overview

Here's fast access to vital nursing care guidance for a full range of disorders seen in adult patients. A companion volume to Monahan & Neighbors' MEDICAL SURGICAL NURSING, second edition, this pocket-sized resource offers convenient reference - anywhere, anytime.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721673349
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
514
Product dimensions:
4.08(w) x 8.26(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Unit IKnowledge Base for Medical-Surgical Nursing1
1Introduction to the Practice of Medical-Surgical Nursing3
2Medical-Surgical Nursing in Multiple Settings17
3Death, Dying, and Bereavement31
4Special Considerations for Nursing Care of Elderly Patients49
5Knowledge Base for Patients with Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances75
6Knowledge Base for Patients Undergoing Surgery115
Unit IICardiovascular Dysfunction161
7Knowledge Base for Patients with Cardiac Dysfunction163
8Nursing Care of Patients with Cardiac Disorders233
9Knowledge Base for Patients with Vascular Dysfunction323
10Nursing Care of Patients with Vascular Disorders351
11Knowledge Base for Patients in Shock401
Unit IIIHematologic Dysfunction425
12Knowledge Base for Patients with Hematologic Dysfunction427
13Nursing Care of Patients with Hematologic Disorders467
Unit IVRespiratory Dysfunction521
14Knowledge Base for Patients with Respiratory Dysfunction523
15Nursing Care of Patients with Upper Respiratory Disorders599
16Nursing Care of Patients with Lower Respiratory Disorders639
Unit VNeurologic Dysfunction709
17Knowledge Base for Patients with Neurologic Dysfunction711
18Nursing Care of Patients with Neurologic Disorders767
Unit VIMusculoskeletal Dysfunction835
19Knowledge Base for Patients with Musculoskeletal Dysfunction837
20Nursing Care of Patients with Musculoskeletal Disorders887
Unit VIIGastrointestinal Dysfunction947
21Knowledge Base for Patients with Gastrointestinal Dysfunction949
22Nursing Care of Patients with Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal System1017
23Nursing Care of Patients with Disorders of the Lower Gastrointestinal System1061
24Nursing Care of Patients with Disorders of the Accessory Organs of Digestion1109
Unit VIIIHepatic Dysfunction1133
25Knowledge Base for Patients with Hepatic Dysfunction1135
26Nursing Care of Patients with Hepatic Disorders1169
Unit IXEndocrine Dysfunction1201
27Knowledge Base for Patients with Endocrine Dysfunction1203
28Nursing Care of Patients with Diabetes Mellitus1223
29Nursing Care of Patients with Other Endocrine Disorders1265
Unit XUrinary Dysfunction1327
30Knowledge Base for Patients with Urinary Dysfunction1329
31Nursing Care of Patients with Urinary Disorders1371
Unit XIImmune Dysfunction1427
32Knowledge Base for Patients with Immune Dysfunction1429
33Nursing Care of Patients with HIV/AIDS and Other Immune Disorders1457
34Nursing Care of Patients with Oncologic Disorders1503
Unit XIIIntegumentary Dysfunction1565
35Knowledge Base for Patients with Integumentary Dysfunction1567
36Nursing Care of Patients with Integumentary Disorders1595
37Nursing Care of Patients with Burns1643
Unit XIIIReproductive Dysfunction1693
38Knowledge Base for Men with Reproductive Dysfunction1695
39Nursing Care of Men with Reproductive Disorders1727
40Knowledge Base for Women with Reproductive Dysfunction1765
41Nursing Care of Women with Reproductive Disorders1803
42Nursing Care of Patients with Breast Disorders1841
43Nursing Care of Patients with Sexually Transmitted Diseases1883
Unit XIVEye and Ear Dysfunction1933
44Knowledge Base for Patients with Eye Dysfunction1935
45Nursing Care of Patients with Ear Disorders1963
46Knowledge Base for Patients with Ear Dysfunction1995
47Nursing Care of Patients with Ear Disorders2011
App. 1Reference Values for Laboratory Tests2023
App. 2 Common Abbreviations2033
App. 3 Resources2037
Index2047

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