Lubkin's Chronic Illness / Edition 9 available in Hardcover
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Lubkin's Chronic Illness, Ninth Edition is an essential text for nursing students who seek to understand the various aspects of chronic Illness affecting both patients and families. This is the only text of its kinds that truly addresses not only the physical aspects but the important psychosocial issues that individuals and families deal with on a daily basis. The text takes an application to practice-based approach by covering impact/issues, interventions and outcomes.
The Ninth Edition has been heavily revised to include updated and expanded content on the illness experience, health policy, uncertainty and the advanced practice nurse in chronic illness. Each chapter employs a theoretical approach to the concept followed by the impact or issues of the concept, nursing interventions and potential outcomes. Two new chapters focused on Loss and Spirituality have also been included.
New to the Ninth Edition:
Expanded personal and real-life comments from the perspective of the caregiver
New case studies
The text has been updated into two sections: "Impact of Disease on the Family and Individual" and "Impact of the Health Care System"
Two new chapters on Loss and Spirituality
Addresses the technology and systems that impact individuals with chronic health
Updated approach to the chapter covering Sexuality
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.70(d)|
About the Author
FNGNA, Associate Dean and Professor, Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
Table of Contents
Part1 Impact of the Disease to the Individual and Family Chapter1 Chronicity Chapter2 The Illness Experience Chapter3 Psychosocial Adjustment Chapter4 Loss Chapter5 Spirituality Chapter6 Social Isolation Chapter7 Uncertainty Chapter8 Quality of Life Chapter9 Adherence Chapter10 Family Caregiving Chapter11 Sexuality Chapter12 Powerlessness Chapter13 Culture Part2 Impact of the System Chapter14 Self Management Chapter15 Client and Family Education Chapter16 Health Promotion Chapter17 The Advanced Practice Nurse in Chronic Illness Chapter18 Complementary and Alternative Therapies Chapter19 Models of Care Chapter20 Home Health Care Chapter21 Long-Term Care Chapter22 Palliative Care Chapter23 Health Policy Chapter24 Rehabilitation