ISBN-10:
0803614918
ISBN-13:
2900803614917
Pub. Date:
02/14/2007
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing / Edition 3

Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing / Edition 3

by F.A. Davis Company
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    ISBN-13: 2900803614917
    Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
    Publication date: 02/14/2007
    Series: Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing Series
    Edition description: 3, includes CD
    Pages: 1353
    Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

    Table of Contents

    Part 1: Understanding Health Care
    1. The Nurse and the Health Care System
    2. Critical Thinking and the Nursing Process
    3. Cultural Influences on Nursing Care
    4. Trends in Health Care

    Part 2: Understanding Health and Illness
    5. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance and Imbalance
    6. Nursing Care of Clients Receiving Intravenous Therapy
    7. Nursing Care of Clients with Infections
    8. Care of Clients in Shock
    9. Nursing Care of Clients in Pain
    10. Nursing Care of Clients with Cancer
    11. Nursing Care of Clients Having Surgery

    Part 3: Understanding Aging and Chronic Illness
    12. Influences of Age on Health and Illness
    13. Nursing Care of Elderly Clients
    14. Nursing Care of Clients with Chronic or Terminal Illness

    Part 4: Understanding the Cardiovascular System
    15. Cardiovascular System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    16. Nursing Care of Clients with Hypertension
    17. Nursing Care of Clients with Inflammatory and Infectious Cardiovascular Disorders
    18. Nursing Care of Clients with Occlusive Cardiovascular Disorders
    19. Nursing Care of Clients with Cardiac Valvular Disorders
    20. Nursing Care of Clients with Cardiac Dysrhythmias
    21. Nursing Care of Clients with Heart Failure
    22. Nursing Care of Clients Undergoing Cardiovascular Surgery

    Part 5: Understanding the Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems
    23. Hematopoietic and Lymphatic System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    24. Nursing Care of Clients with Hematopoietic Disorders
    25. Nursing Care of Clients with LymphaticDisorders

    Part 6: Understanding the Respiratory System
    26. Respiratory System Function and Assessment
    27. Nursing Care of Clients with Upper Respiratory Tract Disorders
    28. Nursing Care of Clients with Lower Respiratory Tract Disorders

    Part 7: Understanding the Gastrointestinal System
    29. Gastrointestinal System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    30. Nursing Care of Clients with Upper Gastrointestinal Disorders
    31. Nursing Care of Clients with Lower Gastrointestinal Disorders

    Part 8: Understanding the Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreas
    32. Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreas Functions and Assessment
    33. Nursing Care of Clients with Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreatic Disorders

    Part 9: Understanding the Renal System
    34. Urinary System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    35. Nursing Care of Clients with Disorders of the Urinary Tract

    Part 10: Understanding the Endocrine System
    36. Endocrine System Function and Assessment
    37. Nursing Care of Clients with Endocrine Disorders
    38. Nursing Care of Clients with Disorders of the Endocrine Pancreas

    Part 11: Understanding the Reproductive System
    39. Genitourinary and Reproductive System Function and Assessment
    40. Nursing Care of Women with Reproductive System Disorders
    41. Nursing Care of Male Clients with Genitourinary Disorders
    42. Nursing Care of Clients with Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Part 12: Understanding the Musculoskeletal System
    43. Musculoskeletal Function and Assessment
    44. Nursing Care of Clients with Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders

    Part 13: Understanding the Nervous System
    45. Neurological Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    46. Nursing Care of Clients with Central Nervous System Disorders
    47. Nursing Care of Clients with Peripheral Nervous System Disorders

    Part 14: Understanding the Sensory System
    48. Sensory System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures -- Vision and Hearing
    49. Nursing Care of Clients with Sensory Disorders -- Vision and Hearing

    Part 15: Understanding the Integumentary System
    50. Integumentary Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    51. Nursing Care of Clients with Skin Disorders

    Part 16: Understanding the Immune System
    52. Immune System Function, Assessment, and Therapeutic Measures
    53. Nursing Care of Clients with Immune Disorders

    Part 17: Understanding Emergency Care
    54. Nursing Care of Clients with Emergent Conditions

    Part 18: Understanding Mental Health Care
    55. Nursing Care of Clients with Mental Health Disorders
    Appendices
    Glossary

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