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

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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
 
UNIT I Perspectives for Health and Illness         
  1 Issues Affecting Adult Health Care
  2 CulturalCare Nursing
  3 Promoting Healthy Lifestyles
  4 Nursing Practice with Elders
  5 Ethical Decision Making in Nursing
 
UNIT II Common Concepts for Care of Ill Adults
  6 Stress, Stressors, and Stress Management
  7 Chronic Illness and Rehabilitation
  8 Loss, Grief, and Dying
  9 Impact of Illness on Mentation
 
UNIT III Common Problems Encountered in Care of Ill Adults
10 Inflammation and Infection
11 Cancer
12 Pain and Pain Control
13 Sleep Disorders
14 Substance Abuse
15 Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance
16 Acid-Base Imbalance
17 Shock
 
UNIT IV Surgery: Perioperative Nursing
18 Preoperative Nursing
19 Intraoperative Nursing
20 Postoperative Nursing
 
UNIT V Special Environments of Care
21 Emergency Care Environment
22 Critical Care Environment
23 Home Care Environment
 
 
PART TWO
ALTERATIONS IN HUMAN FUNCTIONING  
UNIT VI Alterations in Gas Transport
Section One Cardiovascular System
24                 Assessment of the Cardiovascular System
25 Management of Persons with Coronary Artery Disease and Dysrhythmias
26 Management of Persons with Inflammatory Heart Disease, Heart Failure, and Persons Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
27 Management of Persons with Vascular Problems
Section Two   Hematological System
28    Assessment of the Hematological System
29                   Management of Persons with Hematological Problems
Section Three Respiratory System
30 Assessment of the Respiratory System
31 Management of Persons with Problems of the Upper Airway
32 Management of Persons with Problems of the Lower Airway
 
UNIT VII Alterations in Metabolism
Section One Endocrine System
33 Assessment of the Endocrine System
34 Management of Persons with Problems of the Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Glands
35 Management of Persons with Diabetes Mellitus and Hypoglycemia
Section Two Hepatic System
36 Assessment of the Hepatic System
37 Management of Persons with Problems of the Hepatic System
 
UNIT VIII Alterations in Digestion and Elimination
Section One Gastrointestinal, Biliary, and Exocrine Pancreatic Systems
38 Assessment of the Gastrointestinal, Biliary, and Exocrine Pancreatic Systems
39 Management of Persons with Problems of the Mouth and Esophagus
40 Management of Persons with Problems of the Stomach and Duodenum
41 Management of Persons with Problems of the Intestines
42 Management of Persons with Problems of the Gallbladder and Exocrine Pancreas
Section Two Renal System
43 Assessment of the Renal System
44 Management of Persons with Problems of the Kidney and Urinary Tract
45 Management of Persons with Renal Failure
 
UNIT IX Alterations in Reproduction and Sexuality
46 Assessment of the Reproductive System and Sexuality
47 Management of Women with Reproductive Problems
48 Management of Persons with Problems of the Breast
49 Management of Men with Reproductive Problems
50 Management of Persons with Sexually Transmitted Diseases
 
UNIT X Alterations in Cognition, Sensation, and Motion
Section One Nervous System
51 Assessment of the Nervous System
52 Management of Persons with Traumatic, Neoplastic, and Related Problems of the Brain
53 Management of Persons with Vascular, Degenerative, and Autoimmune Problems of the Brain,
54 Management of Persons with Problems of the Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerves
Section Two Visual and Auditory System
55 Assessment of the Visual System
56 Management of Persons with Problems of the Eye
57 Assessment of the Auditory and Vestibular Systems
58 Management of Persons with Problems of the Ear
Section Three Musculoskeletal System
59 Assessment of the Musculoskeletal System
60 Management of Persons with Trauma to the Musculoskeletal System
61 Management of Persons with Inflammatory and Degenerative Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System
 
UNIT XI Alterations in Defense and Protection
Section One Integumentary System
62 Assessment of the Skin
63 Management of Persons with Problems of the Skin
64 Management of Persons with Burns
Section Two Immune System
65 Assessment of the Immune System
66 Management of Persons with Problems of the Immune System
67 Management of Persons with HIV Infection and AIDS
68 Management of Persons with Organ/Tissue Transplant
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