Study Guide for Understanding Medical Surgical Nursing / Edition 4

Study Guide for Understanding Medical Surgical Nursing / Edition 4

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by Paula D. Hopper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803622201

ISBN-13: 2900803622202

Pub. Date: 11/05/2010

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Think like a nurse! Prepare for classroom, clinical, and professional success.

The Student Workbook is filled with activities and exercises to build the knowledge and skills you need to think critically and prepare for the real world of nursing care.

Each chapter corresponds to the Text. Practice with critical-thinking exercises • basic

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Think like a nurse! Prepare for classroom, clinical, and professional success.

The Student Workbook is filled with activities and exercises to build the knowledge and skills you need to think critically and prepare for the real world of nursing care.

Each chapter corresponds to the Text. Practice with critical-thinking exercises • basic matching and true/false tests • word scrambles • crossword puzzles • vocabulary review exercises • and NCLEX-PN®-style questions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900803622202
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
11/05/2010
Edition description:
4
Pages:
384

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Table of Contents

I. Understanding Health Care Issues

1. Critical Thinking and the Nursing Process

2. Evidence Based Practice - NEW!

3. Issues in Nursing Practice

4. Cultural Influences on Nursing Care

5. Complementary and Alternative Modalities

II. Understanding Health and Illness

6. Nursing Care of Patients with Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances

7. Nursing Care of Patients Receiving Intravenous Therapy

8. Nursing Care of Patients with Infections

9. Nursing Care of Patients in Shock

10. Nursing Care of Patients in Pain

11. Nursing Care of Patients with Cancer

12. Nursing Care of Patients Having Surgery

13. Nursing Care of Patients with Emergent Conditions and Disaster/Bioterrorism Response

III. Understanding Life Span Influences on Health and Illness

14. Developing Considerations in the Nursing Care of Adults

15. Nursing Care of Older Adult Patients

16. Nursing Care of the Patient at Home

17. Nursing Care of Patients at the End of Life

IV. Understanding the Immune System

18. Immune System Function, Assessment and Therapeutic Measures

19. Nursing Care of Patients with Immune Disorders

20. Nursing Care of Patients with HIV Disease and AIDS

V. Understanding the Cardiovascular System

21. Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

22. Nursing Care of Patients with Hypertension

23. Nursing Care of Patients with Inflammatory and Infectious Cardiac or Venous Disorders

24. Nursing Care of Patients with Occlusive Cardiovascular Disorders

25. Nursing Care of Patients with Cardiac Dysrhythmias

26. Nursing Care of Patients with Heart Failure

VI. Understanding the Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems

27. Hematopoietic and Lymphatic System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

28. Nursing Care of Patients with Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Disorders

VII. Understanding the Respiratory System

29. Respiratory System Function and Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

30. Nursing Care of Patients with Upper Respiratory Tract Disorders

31. Nursing Care of Patients with Lower Respiratory Tract Disorders

VIII. Understanding the Gastrointestinal, Hepatic, and Pancreatic Systems

32. Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary, and Pancreatic Systems Function, Assessment and Therapeutic Measures

33. Nursing Care of Patients with Upper Gastrointestinal Disorders

34. Nursing Care of Patients with Lower Gastrointestinal Disorders

35. Nursing Care of Patients with Liver,Pancreatic, and Gallbladder Disorders

IX. Understanding the Urinary System

36. Urinary System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

37. Nursing Care of Patients with Disorders of the Urinary System

X. Understanding the Endocrine System

38. Endocrine System Function and Assessment

48. Nursing Care of Patients with Endocrine Disorders

40. Nursing Care of Patients with Disorders of the Endocrine Pancreas

XI. Understanding the Genitourinary and Reproductive System

41. Genitourinary and Reproductive System Function and Assessment

42. Nursing Care of Women with Reproductive System Disorders

43. Nursing Care of Male Patients with Genitourinary Disorders

44. Nursing Care of Patients with Sexually Transmitted Diseases

XII. Understanding the Musculoskeletal System

45. Musculoskeletal Function and Assessment

46. Nursing Care of Patients with Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders

XIII. Understanding the Neurological System

47. Neurologic System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

48. Nursing Care of Patients with Central Nervous System Disorders

49. Nursing Care of Patients with Cerebrovascular Disorders

50. Nursing Care of Patients with Peripheral Nervous System Disorders

XIV. Understanding the Sensory System

51. Sensory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures: Vision And Hearing

52. Nursing Care of Patients with Sensory Disorders - Vision and Hearing

XV. Understanding the Integumentary System

53. Integumentary System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

54. Nursing Care of Patients with Skin Disorders

55. Nursing Care of Patients with Burns

XVI. Understanding Mental Health Care

56. Mental Health Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures

57. Nursing Care of Patients with Mental Health Disorders

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Study Guide for Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Hully More than 1 year ago
Arrived later than expected, although current national weather was rather dicey. Good review of chapters. Helpful back section.