BN.com Gift Guide

Study Guide for Medical-Surgical Nursing Care / Edition 3

Paperback (Print)
Rent
Rent from BN.com
$9.21
(Save 75%)
Est. Return Date: 02/18/2015
Buy Used
Buy Used from BN.com
$23.03
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $24.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 32%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (18) from $24.99   
  • New (12) from $29.37   
  • Used (6) from $24.99   

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780136080114
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 5/2/2010
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 358,580
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The medical - surgical nurse 3
Ch. 2 The adult client in health and illness 15
Ch. 3 The older adult client in health and illness 30
Ch. 4 Settings of care 43
Ch. 5 Guidelines for client assessment 57
Ch. 6 Essential nursing pharmacology 75
Ch. 7 Caring for clients with altered fluid, electrolyte, or acid-base balance 91
Ch. 8 Caring for clients in pain 137
Ch. 9 Caring for clients having surgery 161
Ch. 10 Caring for clients with inflammation and infection 192
Ch. 11 Caring for clients with altered immunity 220
Ch. 12 Caring for clients with cancer 252
Ch. 13 Caring for clients experiencing shock, trauma, or critical illness 284
Ch. 14 Loss, grief, and end-of-life care 306
Ch. 15 The endocrine system and assessment 325
Ch. 16 Caring for clients with endocrine disorders 335
Ch. 17 Caring for clients with diabetes mellitus 357
Ch. 18 The gastrointestinal system and assessment 385
Ch. 19 Caring for clients with nutritional and upper gastrointestinal disorders 398
Ch. 20 Caring for clients with bowel disorders 432
Ch. 21 Caring for clients with gallbladder, liver, and pancreatic disorders 470
Ch. 22 The respiratory system and assessment 501
Ch. 23 Caring for clients with upper respiratory disorders 513
Ch. 24 Caring for clients with lower respiratory disorders 537
Ch. 25 The cardiovascular system and assessment 593
Ch. 26 Caring for clients with coronary heart disease and dysrhythmias 606
Ch. 27 Caring for clients with cardiac disorders 641
Ch. 28 Caring for clients with peripheral vascular disorders 668
Ch. 29 The hematologic and lymphatic systems and assessment 701
Ch. 30 Caring for clients with hematologic and lymphatic disorders 712
Ch. 31 The urinary system and assessment 745
Ch. 32 Caring for clients with renal and urinary tract disorders 757
Ch. 33 The reproductive system and assessment 803
Ch. 34 Caring for male clients with reproductive system disorders 816
Ch. 35 Caring for female clients with reproductive system disorders 838
Ch. 36 Caring for clients with sexually transmitted infections 876
Ch. 37 The nervous system and assessment 895
Ch. 38 Caring for clients with intracranial disorders 911
Ch. 39 Caring for clients with degenerative neurologic and spinal cord disorders 945
Ch. 40 Caring for clients with eye and ear disorders 973
Ch. 41 The musculoskeletal system and assessment 1005
Ch. 42 Caring for clients with musculoskeletal trauma 1018
Ch. 43 Caring for clients with musculoskeletal disorders 1045
Ch. 44 The integumentary system and assessment 1081
Ch. 45 Caring for clients with skin disorders 1090
Ch. 46 Caring for clients with burns 1114
Ch. 47 Mental health and assessment 1135
Ch. 48 Caring for clients with psychotic disorders 1146
Ch. 49 Caring for clients with mood disorders 1164
Ch. 50 Caring for clients with anxiety disorders 1188
Ch. 51 Caring for clients with personality disorders 1206
Ch. 52 Caring for clients with substance abuse or dependency 1222
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)