Study Guide To Accompany Medical-Surgical Nursing: Concepts & Clinical Practice / Edition 6

Study Guide To Accompany Medical-Surgical Nursing: Concepts & Clinical Practice / Edition 6

by Wilma J. Phipps, Jane F. Marek, Judith K. Sands
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323003117

ISBN-13: 9780323003117

Pub. Date: 02/28/1999

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This dynamic learning companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing, Sixth Edition provides dozens of case studies, case scenarios and active learning exercises to promote effective cognitive and critical thinking skills. Chapter by chapter, the study guide provides simple to complex learning activities that encourage students to view patient issues from multiple

Overview

This dynamic learning companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing, Sixth Edition provides dozens of case studies, case scenarios and active learning exercises to promote effective cognitive and critical thinking skills. Chapter by chapter, the study guide provides simple to complex learning activities that encourage students to view patient issues from multiple perspectives.

Contains learning activities that require a comprehensive understanding of nursing assessment, intervention and evaluation as outlined in the main text Provides activities to focus on specific skills such as analysis, comparing and contrasting, distinguishing relevant from irrelevant data, and drawing conclusions

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323003117
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
531
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE PERSPECTIVES FOR NURSING PRACTICE WITH ILL ADULTS
Perspectives for Health and Illness
Issues Affecting Adult Health Care
1(4)
CulturalCare Nursing
5(2)
Promoting Healthy Lifestyles
7(4)
Nursing Practice with Elders
11(4)
Ethical Decision Making in Nursing
15(4)
Common Concepts for Care of Ill Adults
Stress, Stressors, and Stress Management
19(6)
Chronic Illness and Rehabilitation
25(6)
Loss, Grief, and Dying
31(4)
Impact of Illness on Mentation
35(4)
Common Problems Encountered in Care of Ill Adults
Inflammation and Infection
39(10)
Cancer
49(6)
Pain and Pain Control
55(8)
Sleep Disorders
63(4)
Substance Abuse
67(6)
Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance
73(6)
Acid-Base Imbalance
79(4)
Shock
83(6)
Surgery: Perioperative Nursing
Preoperative Nursing
89(6)
Intraoperative Nursing
95(6)
Postoperative Nursing
101(6)
Special Environments of Care
Emergency Care Environment
107(4)
Critical Care Environment
111(4)
Home Care Environment
115(84)
PART TWO ALTERATIONS IN HUMAN FUNCTIONING
Alterations in Gas Transport
Cardiovascular System
Assessment of the Cardiovascular System
199
Management of Persons with Coronary Artery Disease and Dysrhythmias
125(10)
Management of Persons with Inflammatory Heart Disease, Heart Failure, and Persons Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
135(8)
Management of Persons with Vascular Problems
143(6)
Hematological System
Assessment of the Hematological System
149(4)
Management of Persons with Hematological Problems
153(8)
Respiratory System
Assessment of the Respiratory System
161(6)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Upper Airway
167(6)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Lower Airway
173(6)
Alterations in Metabolism
Endocrine System
Assessment of the Endocrine System
179(6)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Glands
185(10)
Management of Persons with Diabetes Mellitus and Hypoglycemia
195(8)
Hepatic System
Assessment of the Hepatic System
203(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Hepatic System
207(4)
Alterations in Digestion and Elimination
Gastrointestinal, Biliary, and Exocrine Pancreatic Systems
Assessment of the Gastrointestinal, Biliary, and Exocrine Pancreatic Systems
211(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Mouth and Esophagus
215(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Stomach and Duodenum
219(8)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Intestines
227(8)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Gallbladder and Exocrine Pancreas
235(6)
Renal System
Assessment of the Renal System
241(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Kidney and Urinary Tract
245(8)
Management of Persons with Renal Failure
253(8)
Alterations in Reproduction and Sexuality
Assessment of the Reproductive System and Sexuality
261(4)
Management of Women with Reproductive Problems
265(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Breast
269(4)
Management of Men with Reproductive Problems
273(6)
Management of Persons with Sexually Transmitted Diseases
279(4)
Alterations in Cognition, Sensation, and Motion
Nervous System
Assessment of the Nervous System
283(6)
management of Persons with Traumatic, Neoplastic, and Related Problems of the Brain
289(6)
Management of Persons with Vascular, Degenerative, and Autoimmune Problems of the Brain
295(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerves
299(4)
Visual and Auditory System
Assessment of the Visual System
303(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Eye
307(6)
Assessment of the Auditory and Vestibular Systems
313(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Ear
317(4)
Musculoskeletal System
Assessment of the Musculoskeletal System
321(6)
Management of Persons with Trauma to the Musculoskeletal System
327(6)
Management of Persons with Inflammatory and Degenerative Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System
333(6)
Alterations in Defense and Protection
Integumentary System
Assessment of the Skin
339(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Skin
343(4)
Management of Persons with Burns
347(4)
Immune System
Assessment of the Immune System
351(4)
Management of Persons with Problems of the Immune System
355(6)
Management of Persons with HIV Infection and AIDS
361(6)
Management of Persons with Organ/Tissue Transplant
367(4)
Answer Key 371

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