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Study Guide to Accompany Introductory Medical-Surgical Nursing

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Edition:
8th
ISBN13:

9780781736992

ISBN10:
0781736994
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
10/31/2002
Publisher(s):
Lippincott Willams & Wilkins

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Summary

This handy study guide addresses nursing care across the continuum, preparing you for the challenges of today's exams and your future as a practicing nurse -from the hospital or clinic to the home or long-term care facility!

Table of Contents

UNIT 1 Nursing Roles and Responsibilities
Concepts and Trends in Healthcare
1(2)
Nursing in Various Settings
3(2)
The Nursing Process
5(2)
Interviewing and Physical Assessment
7(2)
Legal and Ethical Issues
9(2)
Leadership Roles and Management Functions
11(3)
UNIT 2 Development Across the Life Span
Biopsychosocial Aspects of Caring for Young Adults
14(2)
Biopsychosocial Aspects of Caring for Middle-Aged Adults
16(2)
Biopsychosocial Aspects of Caring for Older Adults
18(3)
UNIT 3 Psychosocial Aspects of Nursing
Nurse--Client Relationships
21(2)
Caring for Culturally Diverse Clients
23(3)
UNIT 4 Psychobiologic Disorders
Interaction of Body and Mind
26(4)
Caring for Clients With Somatoform Disorders
30(3)
Caring for Clients With Anxiety Disorders
33(3)
Caring for Clients With Mood Disorders
36(4)
Caring for Clients With Eating Disorders
40(2)
Caring for Chemically Dependent Clients
42(3)
Caring for Clients With Dementia and Thought Disorders
45(4)
UNIT 5 Common Medical-Surgical Problems
Caring for Clients With Infectious Disorders
49(3)
Caring for Clients With Cancer
52(4)
Caring for Clients With Pain
56(3)
Caring for Clients With Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
59(4)
Caring for Clients in Shock
63(4)
Caring for Clients Requiring Intravenous Therapy
67(4)
Caring for Perioperative Clients
71(5)
Caring for Dying Clients
76(3)
UNIT 6 Caring for Clients with Respiratory Disorders
Introduction to the Respiratory System
79(3)
Caring for Clients With Upper Respiratory Disorders
82(3)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Lower Respiratory Airway
85(4)
UNIT 7 Caring for Clients with Cardiovascular Disorders
Introduction to the Cardiovascular System
89(4)
Caring for Clients With Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders of the Heart and Blood Vessels
93(3)
Caring for Clients With Valvular Disorders of the Heart
96(2)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of Coronary and Peripheral Blood Vessels
98(4)
Caring for Clients With Cardiac Dysrhythmias
102(3)
Caring for Clients With Hypertension
105(3)
Caring for Clients With Heart Failure
108(3)
Caring for Clients Undergoing Cardiovascular Surgery
111(2)
UNIT 8 Caring for Clients with Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Disorders
Introduction to the Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems
113(2)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Hematopoietic Systems
115(3)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Lymphatic System
118(2)
UNIT 9 Caring for Clients with Immune Disorders
Introduction to the Immune System
120(2)
Caring for Clients With Immune-Mediated Disorders
122(3)
Caring for Clients With AIDS
125(2)
UNIT 10 Caring for Clients with Neurologic Disorders
Introduction to the Nervous System
127(3)
Caring for Clients With Central and Peripheral Nervous System Disorders
130(4)
Caring for Clients With Cerebrovascular Disorders
134(4)
Caring for Clients With Head and Spinal Cord Trauma
138(3)
Caring for Clients With Neurologic Deficits
141(2)
UNIT 11 Caring for Clients with Sensory Disorders
Caring for Clients With Eye Disorders
143(4)
Caring for Clients With Ear Disorders
147(3)
UNIT 12 Caring for Clients with Gastrointestinal Disorders
Introduction to the Gastrointestinal System and Accessory Structures
150(3)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
153(4)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract
157(4)
Caring for Clients With an Ileostomy or Colostomy
161(3)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Liver, Gallbladder, or Pancreas
164(3)
UNIT 13 Caring for Clients with Endocrine Problems
Introduction to the Endocrine System
167(3)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Endocrine System
170(4)
Caring for Clients With Diabetes Mellitus
174(3)
UNIT 14 Sexual Structures and Reproductive Function
Caring for Female Clients With Disorders of the Pelvic Reproductive Structures
177(3)
Caring for Clients with Breast Disorders
180(2)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Male Reproductive System
182(3)
Caring for Clients With Sexually Transmitted Diseases
185(3)
UNIT 15 Caring for Clients with Urinary and Renal Disorders
Introduction to the Urinary Tract
188(3)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Kidneys and Ureters
191(4)
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Bladder and Urethra
195(3)
UNIT 16 Caring for Clients with Musculoskeletal Disorders
Introduction to the Musculoskeletal System
198(2)
Caring for Clients With Orthopedic and Connective Tissue Disorders
200(3)
UNIT 17 Caring for Clients with Integumentary Disorders
Introduction to the Integumentary System
203(2)
Caring for Clients With Skin, Hair, and Nail Disorders
205(3)
Caring for Clients With Burns
208(3)
Answer Key 211


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