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Primary Care : The Art and Science of Advanced Practice Nursing

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2nd
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9780803614871

ISBN10:
080361487X
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Pub. Date:
1/12/2007
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F a Davis Co
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Summary

Thorough revisions andcomprehensive updating have made a good book even better. From the theoreticalbasis of nursing practice to the latest scientific knowledge of diseases anddisorders, it offers complete coverage of the APRN's role as a primary careprovider.

Table of Contents

Caring-Based Nursing: The Art
Primary Care in the Twenty-First Century: A Circle of Caringp. 3
Where We Have Been and Where We Are Goingp. 3
Historical Perspectives of Advanced Practice Nursingp. 4
Advanced Practice Nursing: Models of Practicep. 6
Changing Models of Medical Practcep. 8
A Transformative Template: The Circle of Caringp. 10
The Circle of Caringp. 11
Caring: An Intergrated Approachp. 13
Don't Throw Out the Baby with the Bathwaterp. 13
Encircled by Carinap. 13
Caring and the Advanced Practice Nursep. 15
Caringp. 15
Caring Processesp. 17
Health Promotionp. 19
Healthp. 19
Health Promotionp. 20
Influences on Health Promotionp. 23
Practical Epidemiologyp. 32
Conclusionp. 38
The Art of Diagnosis and Treatmentp. 40
The Context of Clinical Judgment in Primary Carep. 40
The Clinical Process and Its Limitationsp. 43
Diagnostic Process Overviewp. 44
Focus on Elements of Clinical Judgmentp. 46
Documentationp. 53
Reduction of Medical Errorp. 56
Telemedicinep. 56
Ethicsp. 56
Caring-Based Nursing: The Science
Neurologic Problemsp. 61
Common Complaintsp. 61
Confusionp. 61
Dizziness and Vertigop. 63
Headachep. 65
Paresthesia and Paresisp. 66
Tremorsp. 69
Seizure Disordersp. 70
Degenerative Disordersp. 78
Multiple Sclerosisp. 78
Parkinson's Diseasep. 84
Alzheimer's Diseasep. 90
Neurovascular Disordersp. 98
Cerebrovascular Accidentp. 98
Headachesp. 106
Infectious and Inflammatory Disordersp. 116
Meningitisp. 116
Encephalitisp. 120
Herpes Zosterp. 122
Trigeminal Neuralgiap. 125
Bell's Palsyp. 127
Skin Problemsp. 131
Common Complaintsp. 131
Alopeciap. 131
Pigmentation Changesp. 133
Pruritusp. 135
Rashp. 137
Urticariap. 139
Common Problems: Parasitic Infestationsp. 143
Scabiesp. 143
Pediculosisp. 145
Fungal Infectionsp. 149
Candidiasisp. 149
Dermatophytosesp. 153
Onychomycosisp. 161
Bacterial Infectionsp. 164
Impetigop. 164
Folliculitisp. 167
Furuncles and Carbunclesp. 172
Cellulitisp. 174
Viral Infectionsp. 178
Wartsp. 178
Herpes Simplex Infectionsp. 181
Acnep. 187
Acne Vulgarisp. 187
Dermatitisp. 195
Atopic Dermatitisp. 195
Contact Dermatitisp. 201
Seborrheic Dermatitisp. 203
Psoriasisp. 205
Skin Lesions: Benignp. 214
Seborrheic Keratosisp. 214
Skin Lesions: Premalignantp. 217
Actinic Keratosisp. 217
Skin Lesions: Malignantp. 220
Malignant Melanomap. 220
Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat Problemsp. 229
Common Complaintsp. 229
Dry Eyep. 229
Dysphagiap. 230
Excessive Snoringp. 232
Excessive Tearingp. 232
Eye Painp. 233
Hoarsenessp. 234
Impaired Hearingp. 235
Mouth Soresp. 237
Red Eyep. 238
Tinnitusp. 240
Visual Disturbances and Impaired Visionp. 241
Common Eye Problemsp. 244
Blepharitisp. 244
Hordeolum/Chalazionp. 245
Conjunctivitisp. 247
Cataractsp. 249
Glaucomap. 253
Diabetic Retinopathyp. 258
Common Ear Problemsp. 259
Otitis Externap. 259
Otitis Mediap. 264
Meniere's Diseasep. 268
Common Nose and Throat Problemsp. 271
Rhinitisp. 271
Epistaxisp. 278
Sinusitisp. 281
Pharyngitis and Tonsillitisp. 286
Stomatitis and Glossitisp. 293
Temporomandibular Joint Diseasep. 297
Respiratory Problemsp. 304
Common Complaintsp. 304
Coughp. 304
Dyspneap. 306
Hemoptysisp. 307
Common Problemsp. 309
Asthmap. 309
Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease [COPD])p. 318
Upper Respiratory Infectionsp. 327
Pneumoniap. 331
Tuberculosisp. 341
Lung Cancerp. 351
Interstitial Lung Diseasep. 364
Sleep Apneap. 371
Smoking Addictionp. 378
Cardiovascular Problemsp. 394
Common Complaintsp. 394
Chest Painp. 394
Dyspnea: Shortness of Breathp. 397
Leg Achesp. 398
Palpitationsp. 398
Peripheral Edemap. 399
Syncopep. 399
Common Problemsp. 401
Hypertensionp. 401
Coronary Artery Disease (Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease)p. 419
Acute Coronary Syndromesp. 425
Heart Failurep. 434
Dysrhythmiasp. 444
Premature Ventricular Contractions and Ventricular Tachycardiap. 456
Valvular Disorders and Murmursp. 456
Peripheral Vascular Disease/Deep Venous Thrombophlebitis/Thromboembolismp. 463
Abdominal Problemsp. 473
Common Complaintsp. 473
Abdominal Painp. 473
Constipationp. 474
Diarrheap. 475
Dyspepsia and Heartburnp. 475
Jaundicep. 482
Melenap. 483
Nausea and Vomitingp. 483
Common Problemsp. 489
Gastroesophageal Reflux Diseasep. 489
Gastroenteritisp. 496
Peptic Ulcer Diseasep. 506
Cholecystitisp. 509
Acute Pancreatitisp. 512
Chronic Pancreatitisp. 516
Hepatitisp. 518
Cirrhosis and Liver Failurep. 524
Abdominal Herniasp. 533
Appendicitisp. 535
Inflammatory Bowel Diseasep. 538
Irritable Bowel Syndromep. 544
Bowel Obstructionp. 548
Diverticular Diseasep. 551
Colorectal Cancerp. 554
Hemorrhoidsp. 558
Renal Problemsp. 562
Common Complaintsp. 562
Dysuriap. 562
Hematuriap. 562
Proteinuriap. 565
Common Problemsp. 566
Urinary Incontinencep. 566
Lower Urinary Tract Infectionsp. 573
Upper Urinary Tract Infection: Pyelonephritisp. 581
Nephrolithiasisp. 583
Renal Tumorsp. 587
Bladder Tumorsp. 589
Acute Renal Failurep. 591
Chronic Renal Failurep. 597
Men's Health Problemsp. 607
Common Complaintsp. 607
Erectile Dysfunctionp. 607
Nocturia and Incontinencep. 613
Testicular Painp. 614
Common Problemsp. 615
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasiap. 615
Prostatitisp. 621
Epididymitisp. 623
Testicular Torsionp. 625
Hydrocelep. 626
Varicocelep. 628
Prostate Cancerp. 629
Testicular Cancerp. 633
Sexually Transmitted Diseasesp. 636
Women's Health Problemsp. 642
Common Complaintsp. 643
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleedingp. 642
Breast Massp. 643
Dyspareuniap. 643
Pelvic Painp. 645
Vulvovaginitis (Vaginal Itching, Burning, and Discharge)p. 645
Common Problemsp. 648
Family Planningp. 648
Amenorrheap. 657
Dysmenorrheap. 660
Endometriosisp. 661
Premenstrual Syndromep. 664
Menopausep. 670
Fertility Problemsp. 678
Vulvovaginal Infections and Sexually Transmitted Infectionsp. 684
Cervical Cancerp. 691
Ovarian Cancerp. 697
Endometrial Cancerp. 700
Vaginal Cancerp. 703
Breast Cancerp. 704
Mastitisp. 713
Musculoskeletal Problemsp. 718
Common Complaintsp. 718
Musculoskeletal Pain and Dysfunctionp. 718
Acute Musculoskeletal Injuryp. 724
Muscle Crampsp. 724
Paresthesiasp. 724
Neck Painp. 729
Shoulder Painp. 731
Arm (Elbow, Wrist, and Hand) Painp. 735
Back Painp. 739
Hip Painp. 740
Knee Painp. 742
Ankle Painp. 746
Foot Painp. 748
Common Problemsp. 749
Osteoarthritisp. 749
Low Back Painp. 758
Herniated Lumbar Disk (Herniated Nucleus Pulposus)p. 766
Lumbar Spinal Stenosisp. 768
Osteoporosisp. 770
Overuse Syndrome (Repetitive Motion Syndrome)p. 777
Carpal Tunnel Syndromep. 781
Paget's Diseasep. 784
Costochondritisp. 786
Tendonitis/Tenosynovitisp. 788
Bursitisp. 791
Fibromyalgia Syndromep. 792
Meniscal Tearsp. 802
Cervical Muscle Sprain/Strain and Spasmp. 804
Endocrine and Metabolic Problemsp. 811
Common Complaintsp. 811
Carpopedal Spasmp. 811
Gynecomastiap. 812
Hirsutismp. 813
Increased Neck Sizep. 814
Polydipsia, Polyphagia, and Polyuriap. 815
Weight Gainp. 815
Weight Loss, Unintentionalp. 816
Common Endocrine Problemsp. 817
Hyperthyroidismp. 817
Hypothyroidismp. 826
Thyroid Cancerp. 835
Cushing's Syndromep. 838
Diabetes Mellitusp. 843
p. 843
p. 857
Hypoglycemiap. 870
Common Metabolic Problemsp. 875
Obesityp. 875
Goutp. 883
Hematologic and Immune Problemsp. 892
Common Complaintsp. 892
Bruisingp. 892
Fatiguep. 892
Feverp. 893
Lymphadenopathyp. 893
Sore Throatp. 894
Common Hematologic Problemsp. 894
Microcytic Anemiap. 894
Normocytic Anemiap. 901
Sickle Cell Anemiap. 905
Macrocytic Anemiap. 909
Polycythemiap. 912
Leukemiap. 916
Common Immune Problemsp. 923
Allergic Reactionsp. 923
Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 929
Infectious Mononucleosisp. 935
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Syndromep. 938
Lyme Diseasep. 941
Sjogren's Syndromep. 945
Systemic Lupus Erythematosusp. 948
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infectionp. 952
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndromep. 977
Psychosocial Problemsp. 987
Common Complaintsp. 987
Anxietyp. 987
Depressionp. 988
Common Problemsp. 990
Griefp. 990
Intimate Partner Violencep. 997
Substance-Related Disordersp. 1002
Mood Disordersp. 1009
Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)p. 1010
Bipolar Disorderp. 1020
Acute Suicide Riskp. 1029
Anxiety Disordersp. 1035
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)p. 1035
Panic Disorderp. 1040
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorderp. 1044
Sleep Disordersp. 1049
Eating Disordersp. 1056
Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Eating Disorder not otherwise specified (ED-NOS)p. 1056
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)p. 1061
Sexual Assaultp. 1064
Emergency Problemsp. 1073
Common Problemsp. 1073
Pneumothorax and Hemothoraxp. 1073
Poisoningp. 1075
Heat-Related Illnessesp. 1080
Cold-Related Injuriesp. 1083
Common Injuriesp. 1084
Wounds and Lacerationsp. 1084
Burnsp. 1094
Animal and Human Bitesp. 1102
Arthropod Bites and Stingsp. 1105
Head Traumap. 1113
Musculoskeletal Traumap. 1121
Lower Back Painp. 1125
Foreign Body Obstructionsp. 1127
Caring-Based Nursing: The Practice
Palliative Carep. 1133
Death and Dying in Americap. 1133
A Paradigm Shift to Palliative Carep. 1134
Palliative Carep. 1135
Principles of Palliative Carep. 1137
Palliative Care of Symptoms in Dying Patientsp. 1138
Palliative Management of Painp. 1139
Palliative Management of Dyspneap. 1145
Palliative Management of Deliriump. 1148
The 15-Minute Hour: A Short-Term Approach to Psychotherapy in Primary Carep. 1152
Epidemiologyp. 1152
Ubiquity of Stressp. 1153
Social Supportp. 1153
Commonalities among Psychotherapeutic Techniquesp. 1154
The Expectation of Receiving Helpp. 1154
The 15-Minute Hourp. 1155
Evidence-Based Practicep. 1158
The Aims of Nursing Research for Clinical Applicationp. 1158
Applying Research-Based Evidence to Clinical Practicep. 1159
Examples from the Field: Studies of Implementing Practice Guidelinesp. 1161
Using a Framework to Evaluate Health Science Literaturep. 1166
Nursing Science: Building the Evidence for Practicep. 1166
Clinical Decision-Making and the Patient's Health-Care Decisionsp. 1167
Ethical and Legal Issues of a Caring-Based Practicep. 1170
Ethical Issuesp. 1170
Legal Issuesp. 1178
The Business of Advanced Practicep. 1184
Planning for Successp. 1184
Introduction to the Business of Primary Care Practicep. 1184
Financial Savvyp. 1185
Insurance Carriers Set the Rulesp. 1188
Understanding the Codesp. 1190
HCPC Codesp. 1192
Playing the Insurance Payment Gamep. 1196
A Good Business Fitp. 1198
Doing the Right Thingp. 1200
HIPAAp. 1200
Business Strategiesp. 1202
Conclusionp. 1203
Putting Caring into Practice: Caring for Selfp. 1205
Historic Overviewp. 1205
An Expanded View of Healingp. 1206
Journey to Healthp. 1210
Indexp. 1215
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