9781608310883

Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-surgical Nursing: International Edition

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  • ISBN13:

    9781608310883

  • ISBN10:

    1608310884

  • Edition: 12th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/17/2010
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Summary

Now in its 12th edition, Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing is designed to assist nurses in preparing for their roles and responsibilities in the medical-surgical setting. This leading textbook focuses on physiological, pathophysiological, and psychosocial concepts as they relate to nursing care. Brunner is known for its strong Nursing Process focus and its readability. This edition retains these strengths and incorporates enhanced visual appeal and better portability for students.

Table of Contents

Basic Concepts in Nursing
Health Care Delivery and Nursing Practice
Community-Based Nursing Practice
Critical Thinking, Ethical Decision Making, and the Nursing Process
Health Education and Health Promotion
Adult Health and Nutritional Assessment
Biophysical and Psychosocial Concepts in Nursing Practice
Homeostasis, Stress, and Adaptation
Individual and Family Considerations Related to Illness
Perspectives in Transcultural Nursing
Genetics and Genomics Perspectives in Nursing
Chronic Illness and Disability
Principles and Practices of Rehabilitation
Health Care of the Older Adult
Concepts and Challenges in Patient Management
Pain Management
Fluid and Electrolytes: Balance and Disturbance
Shock and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
Oncology: Nursing Management in Cancer Care
End-of-Life Care
Perioperative Concepts and Nursing Management
Preoperative Nursing Management
Intraoperative Nursing Management
Postoperative Nursing Management
Gas Exchange and Respiratory function
Assessment of Respiratory Function
Management of Patients With Upper Respiratory Tract Disorders
Management of Patients With Chest and Lower Respiratory Tract Disorders
Management of Patients With Chronic Pulmonary Disease
Respiratory Care Modalities
Cardiovascular, Circulatory, and Hematologic function
Assessment of Cardiovascular Function
Management of Patients With Dysrhythmias and Conduction Problems
Management of Patients With Coronary Vascular Disorders
Management of Patients With Structural, Infectious, and Inflammatory Cardiac Disorders
Management of Patients With Complications From Heart Disease
Assessment and Management of Patients With Vascular Disorders and Problems of Peripheral Circulation
Assessment and Management of Patients With Hypertension
Assessment and Management of Patients With Hematologic Disorders
Digestive and Gastrointestinal function
Assessment of Digestive and Gastrointestinal Function
Management of Patients With Oral and Esophageal Disorders
Gastrointestinal Intubation and Special Nutritional Modalities
Management of Patients With Gastric and Duodenal Disorders
Management of Patients With Intestinal and Rectal Disorders
Metabolic and Endocrine function
Assessment and Management of Patients With Hepatic Disorders
Assessment and Management of Patients With Biliary Disorders
Assessment and Management of Patients With Diabetes Mellitus
Assessment and Management of Patients With Endocrine Disorders
Urinary Tract function
Assessment of Renal and Urinary Tract Function
Management of Patients With Renal Disorders
Management of Patients With Urinary Disorders
Reproductive function
Assessment and Management of Female Physiologic Processes
Management of Patients With Female Reproductive Disorders
Assessment and Management of Patients With Breast Disorders
Assessment and Management of Problems Related to Male Reproductive Processes
Immunologic function
Assessment of Immune function
Abbreviated Table of Contents
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