Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 2

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 2

by Katherine M. Fortinash, Patricia A. Holoday-Worret
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323006485

ISBN-13: 9780323006484

Pub. Date: 01/01/1900

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The third edition of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing provides up-to-date, comprehensive, and straightforward coverage of psychiatric nursing. Using a balanced nursing-medical approach and presenting strong baseline coverage of the DSM-IV-TR and related treatments, this book continues to focus on what nurses actually do. Fundamental concepts such as psychobiology,…  See more details below

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The third edition of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing provides up-to-date, comprehensive, and straightforward coverage of psychiatric nursing. Using a balanced nursing-medical approach and presenting strong baseline coverage of the DSM-IV-TR and related treatments, this book continues to focus on what nurses actually do. Fundamental concepts such as psychobiology, legal and ethical implications, and cultural and spiritual issues are introduced early on, followed by chapters devoted to specific psychiatric treatment modalities and other relevant issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323006484
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/01/1900
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
854
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

IIntroduction to Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing1
1Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing1
2Clinical Experiences: Rewards, Challenges, and Solutions20
3Psychobiology33
4Legal and Ethical Implications in Clinical Practice48
5Cultural and Spiritual Issues65
6The Nursing Process91
7Principles of Communication115
8Growth and Development Across the Lifespan138
IIPsychiatric Disorders171
9Anxiety and Related Disorders171
10Mood Disorders: Depression and Mania195
11The Schizophrenias236
12Personality Disorders274
13Substance-Related Disorders295
14Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders326
15Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence349
16Eating Disorders374
17Sexual Disorders393
18Adjustment Disorders415
IIITherapeutic Modalities427
19Interactive, Activity, and Electroconvulsive Therapies427
20Psychopharmacology455
21Complementary and Alternative Therapies493
22Crisis: Concepts and Interventions507
IVAggressive Behaviors519
23Violence: Abuse, Neglect, and Rape519
24Suicide550
VCare in the Community573
25Grief and Loss573
26Persons With HIV/AIDS589
27Community Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing603
28Persons With Severe and Persistent Mental Illness617
App. ADSM-IV-TR Classification645
App. BAmerican Nurses Association Standards of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Practice654
App. CClassification Systems NIC and NOC656
App. D: Answers to Review Questions659
Glossary661

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