Patient Care Standards - Collaborative Practice Planning Guides / Edition 6

Patient Care Standards - Collaborative Practice Planning Guides / Edition 6

by Susan M. Tucker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815188560

ISBN-13: 9780815188568

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: Mosby, Incorporated

Whether you're a student developing care plans for class or a practicing nurse delivering care in today's diverse settings, Patient Care Standards provides the most comprehensive resource available. You need a reference that provides the most current, practical information in a logical, accessible format. Check out these features: Standards of care for more than 400…  See more details below

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Whether you're a student developing care plans for class or a practicing nurse delivering care in today's diverse settings, Patient Care Standards provides the most comprehensive resource available. You need a reference that provides the most current, practical information in a logical, accessible format. Check out these features: Standards of care for more than 400 medical conditions and surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic procedures; emphasis on collaborative health care delivery highlights roles of nurses and other health care professionals; sample critical pathways/care paths from across the country and guidelines for using this book to develop your own; health promotion focus includes patient and family teaching; home care considerations provide guidelines for the patient and caregivers to manage care of the patient at home; gerontologic considerations boxes address unique needs of older adult patients; and new standard on domestic violence addresses assessment techniques and the management of victims.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815188568
Publisher:
Mosby, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1014
Product dimensions:
8.55(w) x 10.98(h) x 1.54(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction: A Guide for Collaborative Practice1
2Basic Nursing Diagnoses, Special Needs, and Equipment19
3Cardiovascular System99
4Hematologic System215
5Respiratory System263
6Digestive System341
7Endocrine System441
8Musculoskeletal System495
9Neurologic System557
10Genitourinary/Renal System641
11Female Reproductive System/Women's Health707
12Integumentary System775
13Optic and Auditory Systems793
14Immune System817
15Cancer853
Appendix A Medical-Surgical Care977
Appendix B Combined Care Paths and Documentation Forms981

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