Medical Surgical Nursing: Preparation for Practice, Combined Volume

Medical Surgical Nursing: Preparation for Practice, Combined Volume

by Kathleen S. Osborn, Cheryl E. Wraa, Annita Watson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131781022

ISBN-13: 9780131781023

Pub. Date: 04/21/2009

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Preparation for Practice

"The authors are to be commended for fostering a comprehensive and holistic view of nursing practice, as caregiver, patient advocate, educator, researcher, and leader. I highly recommend this book."

-Patricia Benner, RN, PhD, FAAN

author of From Novice to Expert

Pearson Health

Overview

Preparation for Practice

"The authors are to be commended for fostering a comprehensive and holistic view of nursing practice, as caregiver, patient advocate, educator, researcher, and leader. I highly recommend this book."

-Patricia Benner, RN, PhD, FAAN

author of From Novice to Expert

Pearson Health Science

Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458

www.pearsonhighered.com/ nursing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131781023
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
04/21/2009
Series:
MyNursingKit Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
2688
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 3.20(d)

Table of Contents

Unit I: Concepts Related to Health Care Delivery and Nursing Practice

Chapter 1: Preparation for Practice

Chapter 2: Experiential Learning: Skill Acquisition and Gaining Clinical Knowledge

Chapter 3: Health Care Trends and Regulatory Aspects of Health Care Delivery

Chapter 4: Ethical and Legal Guidelines for Nursing Practice

Chapter 5: Nursing Care Delivery Systems

Chapter 6: Nursing Documentation

Chapter 7: Nursing Process

Chapter 8: Role of Research in Nursing Practice

Unit II: General Concepts Related to Nursing Practice

Chapter 9: Health Assessment

Chapter 10: The Aging Patient

Chapter 11: Genetics

Chapter 12: Stress and Adaptation

Chapter 13: Psychosocial Issues in Nursing

Chapter 14: Nutrition

Chapter 15: Pain Assessment and Management

Chapter 16: Substance Abuse

Chapter 17: Nursing Management at End of Life

UNIT III: Physiological Concepts Related to Nursing Practice

Chapter 18: Fluid and electrolytes

Chapter 19: Acid-Base Imbalance

Chapter 20: Infectious Disease

Chapter 21: Hypertension

UNIT IV: Complex Skills Related to Nursing Practice

Chapter 22: Infusion Therapy

Chapter 23: Blood Administration

Chapter 24: Hemodynamic Monitoring

UNIT V: Nursing Management of the Surgical Patient

Chapter 25: Preoperative Nursing

Chapter 26: Intraoperative Nursing

Chapter 27: Postoperative Nursing

Unit VI: Nursing Management of Patients with Neurological Disorders

Chapter 28: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Neurological Disorders

Chapter 29: Caring for the Patient with Acute Brain Disorders

Chapter 30: Caring for the Patient with Cerebral Vascular Disorders

Chapter 31: Caring for the Patient with Chronic Neurological Disorders

Chapter 32: Caring for the Patient with Spinal Cord Injuries

Unit VII: Nursing Management of Patients with Respiratory Disorders

Chapter 33: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Respiratory Disorders

Chapter 34: Caring for the Patient with Upper Airway Disorders

Chapter 35: Caring for the Patient with Lower Airway Disorders

Chapter 36: Caring for the Patient with Complex Respiratory Disorders

Unit VIII: Nursing Management of Patients with Cardiovascular Disorders

Chapter 37: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Cardiovascular Disorders

Chapter 38: Nursing Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram

Chapter 39: Diagnostic & Interventional Therapies for Cardiovascular Disorders

Chapter 40: Caring for the Patient with Coronary Artery Disorders

Chapter 41: Caring for the Patient with Cardiac Inflammatory Disorders

Chapter 42: Caring for the Patient with Heart Failure

Chapter 43: Caring for the Patient with Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Unit IX: Nursing Management of Patients with Gastrointestinal, Renal & Urinary Disorders

Chapter 44: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Gastrointestinal, Renal and Urinary Disorders

Chapter 45: Caring for the Patient with Gastrointestinal Disorders

Chapter 46: Caring for the Patient with Hepatic and Biliary Disorders

Chapter 47: Caring for the Patient with Renal and Urinary Disorders

Unit X: Nursing Management of Patients with Reproductive Disorders

Chapter 48: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Reproductive Disorders

Chapter 49: Caring for the Patient with Female Reproductive Disorders

Chapter 50: Caring for the Patient with Male Reproductive Disorders

Unit XI: Nursing Management of Patients with Endocrine Disorders

Chapter 51: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Endocrine Disorders

Chapter 52: Caring for the Patient with Glandular and Hormonal Disorders

Chapter 53: Caring for the Patient with Diabetes

Unit XII: Nursing Management of Patients with Musculoskeletal Disorders

Chapter 54: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Musculoskeletal Disorders

Chapter 55: Caring for the Patient with Musculoskeletal Disorders

Chapter 56: Caring for the Patient with Musculoskeletal Trauma

Chapter 57: Caring for the Patient during Musculoskeletal Surgical Procedures

Chapter 58: Caring for the Patient with Arthritis and ConnectiveTissue Disorders?

Unit XIII: Nursing Management of Patients with Immunologic, Inflammatory and Hematolog Disorders

Chapter 59: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Immunological and Inflammatory Disorders

Chapter 60: Caring for the Patient with Immune Response Disorders

Chapter 61: Caring for the Patient with Inflammatory Response, Shock, and Severe Sepsis

Chapter 62: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Hematological Disorders

Chapter 63: Caring for the Patient with Blood Disorders

Chapter 64: Caring for the Patient with Cancer

Unit XIV: Nursing Management of Patients with Integumentary Disorders

Chapter 65: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Integumentary Disorders

Chapter 66: Caring for the Patient with Skin Disorders

Chapter 67: Caring for the Patient with Wounds

Chapter 68: Caring for the Patient with Burn Injuries

Unit XV: Nursing Management of Patients with Sensory Disorders

Chapter 69: Nursing Assessment of Patients with Sensory Disorders

Chapter 70: Caring for the Patient with Hearing and Balance Disorders

Chapter 71: Caring for the Patient with Visual Disorders

Unit XVI: Disaster, Emergency, and Trauma Nursing

Chapter 72: Disaster and Bioterrorism Nursing

Chapter 73: Caring for the Patient in the Emergency Department

Chapter 74: Caring of the Patient with Multi-system Trauma

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