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Elsevier Health Sciences
Concepts for Nursing Practice (with Pageburst Digital Book Access on VST) / Edition 2

Concepts for Nursing Practice (with Pageburst Digital Book Access on VST) / Edition 2

by Jean Foret Giddens PhD, RN, FAAN
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ISBN-13: 9780323374736
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 02/19/2016
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 576
Sales rank: 54,075
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Health Care Recipient Concepts

Theme: Attributes and Resources 1.Development 2.Functional Ability 3.Family Dynamics

Theme: Personal Preference 4.Culture 5.Spirituality 6.Adherence 7.Self-Management

Unit 2: Health and Illness Concepts

Theme: Homeostasis and Regulation 8.Fluid and Electrolytes 9.Acid-Base Balance 10.Thermoregulation 11.Sleep 12.Cellular Regulation 13.Intracranial Regulation 14.Hormonal Regulation 15.Glucose Regulation 16.Nutrition 17.Elimination 18.Perfusion 19.Gas Exchange 20.Clotting

Theme: Sexuality and Reproduction 21.Reproduction 22.Sexuality

Theme: Protection and Movement 23.Immunity 24.Inflammation 25.Infection 26.Mobility 27.Tissue Integrity 28.Sensory Perception 29.Pain 30.Fatigue

Theme: Resilience 31.Stress 32.Coping

Theme: Mood and Cognition 33.Mood and Affect 34.Anxiety 35.Cognition 36.Psychosis

Theme: Maladaptive Behavior 37.Addiction 38.Interpersonal Violence

Unit 3: Professional Nursing and Health Care Concepts

Theme: Nursing Attributes and Roles 39.Professional Identity 40.Clinical Judgment 41.Leadership 42.Ethics 43.Patient Education 44.Health Promotion

Theme: Care Competencies 45.Communication 46.Collaboration 47.Safety 48.Technology and Informatics 49.Evidence 50.Health Care Quality

Theme: Health Care Delivery 51.Care Coordination 52.Caregiving 53.Palliative Care 54.Health Disparities

Theme: Health Care Infrastructure 55.Health Care Organizations 56.Health Care Economics 57.Health Policy 58.Health Care Law

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