Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing / Edition 1

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing / Edition 1

by Katherine M. Fortinash

ISBN-10: 0815133480

ISBN-13: 9780815133483

Pub. Date: 12/28/1995

Publisher: Mosby, Incorporated

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Mosby, Incorporated
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Older Edition
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

1Foundations of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing2
2Student Issues Regarding Client and Environment27
3Legal-Ethical Issues37
4Cultural Issues53
5Theoretical Perspectives77
6The Nursing Process116
7Principles of Communication143
8Children and Adolescents170
9The Adult189
10The Elderly201
11Anxiety and Related Disorders226
12Mood Disorders: Depression and Mania251
13The Schizophrenias285
14Personality Disorders317
15Substance-Related Disorders341
16Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders371
17Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence401
18Eating Disorders425
19Sexual Disorders449
20Adjustment Disorders473
21Crisis Intervention488
22Interactive Therapies and Methods of Implementation501
23Psychopharmacology and Other Biologic Therapies531
24Adjunct Therapies565
25Survivors of Violence578
27Grief and Loss637
28Persons with AIDS653
29Psychologic Aspects of Physiologic Illness667
30Persons with Chronic Mental Illness685
31Community Mental Health and Home Care711
Appendix A: DSM-IV ClassificationA-1
Appendix B: American Nurses Association Standards of Psychiatric-Mental Health Clinical Nursing PracticeA-11
Appendix C: Mental Health OrganizationsA-13
Appendix D: Clinical PathwaysA-17

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