Nursing Ethics And Professional Responsibility In Advanced Practice / Edition 2

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Overview

Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice, Second Edition is a comprehensive textbook focused on advanced practice nursing ethics. The text proactively addresses challenges that span specialty areas well as issues unique to these areas of practice. This is the only resource available that addresses the range of ethical problems that advanced practice nurses face.

Advanced practice nurses (APNs) share the same professional responsibilities that other practicing nurses do, however, given their expanded scope of practice they assume a role with greater responsibility. Advanced practice nurses are often the primary care givers for their patients but even when they are not, they assume total responsibility for some critical aspect of the patient's care. For example, nurse anesthetists are accountable for the safe induction and recovery of their patients (this includes understanding the unique nature of individuals), and diabetic clinical nurse specialists are responsible for the education and management of their especially vulnerable population and for educating others.

This text is suitable for a graduate level audience as well as those pursuing a DNP level degree.

Key Features include:
Relevant case studies woven throughout the text that refer to content
Updated content on electronic media and privacy
In-depth coverage of international implications and laws
Strong emphasis on developing the DNP and other leadership roles in nursing
Revised Women's Health Chapter
Additional content on Genetics and Genetic Testing
Updated End of Life and Palliative Care chapter
Adult health content includes information on gerontology

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781449667429
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 8/9/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 500
  • Sales rank: 128,013
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Sect. I Foundations of advanced practice nursing ethics

1 Philosophical foundations of applied and professional ethics Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. 3

2 Nursing ethics Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. 33

Sect. II Ethical issues common across practice specialties

3 Advanced practice nursing : general ethical concerns Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. 75

4 Professional responsibility, human rights, and injustice Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. 107

5 Collaborative relationships - promoting patient good Deborah Giambanco Giambanco, Deborah 135

6 Research ethics : advanced practice roles and responsibilities Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. 153

Sect. III Ethical issues in advanced practice specialty areas

7 Nursing ethics and advanced practice : neonatal issues Peggy Doyle Settle Settle, Peggy Doyle 191

8 Nursing ethics and advanced practice : children and adolescents Nan Gaylord Gaylord, Nan 221

9 Nursing ethics and advanced practice : women's health Katharine T. Smith Smith, Katharine T. 247

10 Nursing ethics and advanced practice : adult health Jane Flanagan Flanagan, Jane 281

11 Nursing ethics and advanced practice : psychiatric and mental health issues Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. Pamela A. Terreri Terreri, Pamela A. 317

12 Nursing ethics and nurse anesthesia practice Gregory Sheedy Sheedy, Gregory 339

13 Nursing ethics and advanced practice : gerontology and end-of-life issues Pamela J. Grace Grace, Pamela J. 383

Glossary 407

Index 413

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