Summary: The best-selling textbook of medical-surgical nursing is now in its Twelfth Edition--with updated content throughout and enhanced, state-of-the-art ancillaries. Highlights include a new art program and design, integrated case studies in the text, and increased use of popular features such as guidelines charts, health promotion charts, geriatric charts, and ethnic and related issues charts.This edition's enhanced ancillaries include online case studies, over 6,000 NCLEX-style review q
uestions, and numerous three-dimensional animations of key concepts in anatomy and physiology and pathophysiology.
Summary: The best-selling textbook of medical-surgical nursing is now in its Twelfth Edition--with updated content throughout and enhanced, state-of-the-art ancillaries. Highlights include a new art program and design, integrated case studies in the text, and increased use of popular features such as guidelines charts, health promotion charts, geriatric charts, and ethnic and related issues charts.This edition's enhanced ancillaries include online case studies, over 6,000 NCLEX-style review questions, and numerous three-dimensional animations of key concepts in anatomy and physiology and pathophysiology. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:12TH 10 Cover: Hardback Publisher:Lippincott-Raven Publishers Published: 12/04/2009 International: No
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Table of Contents Unit 1 Basic Concepts in Nursing 2 1 Health Care Delivery and Nursing Practice 4 2 Community-Based Nursing Practice 19 3 Critical Thinking, Ethical Decision Making, and the Nursing Process 26 4 Health Education and Health Promotion 45 5 Health Assessment 59 Unit 2 Biophysical and Psychosocial Concepts in Nursing Practice 78 6 Homeostasis, Stress, and Adaptation 80 7 Individual and Family Considerations Related to Illness 99 8 Perspectives in Transcultural Nursing 113 9 Genetics Perspectives in Nursing 123 10 Chronic Illness 146 11 Principles and Practices of Rehabilitation 158 12 Health Care of the Older Adult 188 Unit 3 Concepts and Challenges in Patient Management 214 13 Pain Management 216 14 Fluid and Electrolytes: Balance and Distribution 249 15 Shock and Multisystem Failure 295 16 Oncology: Nursing Management in Cancer Care 315 17 End-of-Life Care 369 Unit 4 Perioperative Concepts and Nursing Management 396 18 Preoperative Nursing Management 398 19 Intraoperative Nursing Management 417 20 Postoperative Nursing Management 436 Unit 5 Gas Exchange and Respiratory Function 460 21 Assessment of Respiratory Function 462 22 Management of Patients With Upper Respiratory Tract Disorders 492 23 Management of Patients With Chest and Lower Respiratory Tract Disorders 516 24 Management of Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 568 25 Respiratory Care Modalities 599 Unit 6 Cardiovascular, Circulatory, and Hematologic Function 644 26 Assessment of Cardiovascular Function 646 27 Management of Patients With Dysrhythmias and Conduction Problems 682 28 Management of Patients With Coronary Vascular Disorders 712 29 Management in Patients With Structural, Infectious, and Inflammatory Cardiac Disorders 763 30 Management of Patients With Complications From Heart Disease 787 31 Assessment and Management of Patients With Vascular Disorders and Problems of Peripheral Circulation 815 32 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hypertension 854 33 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hematologic Disorders 867 Unit 7 Digestive and Gastrointestinal Function 938 34 Assessment of Digestive and Gastrointestinal Function 940 35 Management of Patients With Oral and Esophageal Disorders 958 36 Gastrointestinal Intubation and Special Nutritional Modalities 984 37 Management of Patients With Gastric and Duodenal Disorders 1010 38 Management of Patients With Intestinal and Rectal Disorders 1028 Unit 8 Metabolic and Endocrine Function 1072 39 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hepatic Disorders 1074 40 Assessment and Management of Patients With Biliary Disorders 1123 41 Assessment and Management of Patients With Diabetes Mellitus 1149 42 Assessment and Management of Patients With Endocrine Disorders 1204 Unit 9 Renal and Urinary Tract Function 1248 43 Assessment of Renal and Urinary Tract Function 1250 44 Management of Patients With Upper or Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction 1271 45 Management of Patients With Urinary Disorders 1309 Unit 10 Reproductive Function 1366 46 Assessment and Management of Female Physiologic Processes 1368 47 Management of Patients With Female Reproductive Disorders 1410 48 Assessment and Management of Patients With Breast Disorders 1445 49 Assessment and Management of Problems Related to Male Reproductive Processes 1485 Unit 11 Immunologic Function 1518 50 Assessment of Immune Function 1520 51 Management of Patients With Immunodeficiency 1537 52 Management of Patients With HIV Infection and AIDS 1547 53 Assessment and Management of Patients With Allergic Disorders 1580 54 Assessment and Management of Patients With Rheumatic Disorders 160ä Unit 12 Integumentary Function 163ä 55 Assessment of Integumentary Function 163ä 56 Management of Patients With Dermatologic Problems 1654 57 Management of Patients With Burn Injury 1703 Unit 13 Sensorineural Function 1744 58 Assessment and Management of Patients With Eye and Vision Disorders 1746 59 Assessment and Management of Patients With Hearing and Balance Disorders 1789 Unit 14 Neurologic Function 1818 60 Assessment of Neurologic Function 1820 61 Management of Patients With Neurologic Dysfunction 1849 62 Management of Patients With Cerebrovascular Disorders 1887 63 Management of Patients With Neurologic Trauma 1910 64 Management of Patients With Neurologic Infections, Autoimmune Disorders, and Neuropathies 1942 65 Management of Patients With Oncologic or Degenerative Neurologic Disorders 1969 Unit 15 Musculoskeletal Function 2000 66 Assessment of Musculoskeletal Function 2002 67 Musculoskeletal Care Modalities 2017 68 Management of Patients With Musculoskeletal Disorders 2046 69 Management of Patients With Musculoskeletal Trauma 2075 Unit 16 Other Acute Problems 2112 70 Management of Patients With Infectious Diseases 2114 71 Emergency Nursing 2147 72 Terrorism, Mass Casualty, and Disaster Nursing 2183 App. A Understanding Clinical Pathways 2199 App. B Diagnostic Studies and Interpretation 2213 Index
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