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Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners, Women's Health

Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners, Women's Health - 00 edition

Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners, Women's Health - 00 edition

ISBN13: 9780803602922

ISBN10: 0803602928

Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners, Women
Edition: 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published: 2000
International: No
Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners, Women

ISBN13: 9780803602922

ISBN10: 0803602928

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Summary

The focus of this nurse practitioner text is on 81 commonly seen disorders of adult women. It addresses both the medical aspects of the disorders and the nursing concerns and patient education.

  • Discusses 81 disorders commonly seen in adult women
  • Contains 26 common complaints, danger signs, complications of pregnancy, and 6 post-partum complications
  • Reviews growth and developmental stages of the healthy adult female
  • Covers principles of promoting health and the essentials of good nutrition
  • Discusses ways to promote a healthy pregnancy and managing the complications of pregnancy and delivery
  • Contains chapter on menopause
  • Contains for each monograph title, definition, etiology, occurrence, age, ethnicity, gender, contributing factors, signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests, differential diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, sequelae, prevention/prophylaxis, referral guidelines, education, and references
  • Many monographs followed by a diagnostic decision tree to illustrate diagnostic or treatment reasoning
  • Organized by anatomical areas in a head-to-toe approach
  • Each disorder chapter contains an overview of the essential elements to focus on during assessment

Author Bio

Brown, Kathleen M. Pelletier : University of Pennsylvania

MSN, CRNP, PhD, Adjunct Faculty, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
ISBN 0803602928. 480 pp. Illustd. Soft cover. 1999

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part 1: The Healthy Woman

1. Physiologic and Psychologic Changes
2. Promoting Health
3. Nutrition


Part 2: Assessment

4. History Taking
5. Review of Systems


Part 3: Treating Illness

6. Integument and Lymphatics
7. Chest
8. Reproductive
9. Menopause
10. Hepatic and Renal
11. Musculoskletal
12. Peripheral Vascular
13. Endocrine, Metabolic, and Nutritional
14. Psychosocial
15. Hematologic and Immune Systems
16. Symptom-Based Problems


Part 4: Promoting a Healthy Pregnancy

17. Antenatal Care
18. Postpartum Care


Appendices

Other Editions of Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners, Women's Health

Management Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners Working With Women by Kathleen Brown - ISBN 9780803611160
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