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Nursing Diagnosis Handbook

Nursing Diagnosis Handbook - 3rd edition

Nursing Diagnosis Handbook - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780815109129

ISBN10: 0815109121

Nursing Diagnosis Handbook by Betty J. Ackley and Gail B. Ladwig - ISBN 9780815109129
Edition: 3RD 97
Copyright: 1997
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 1997
International: No
Nursing Diagnosis Handbook by Betty J. Ackley and Gail B. Ladwig - ISBN 9780815109129

ISBN13: 9780815109129

ISBN10: 0815109121

Edition: 3RD 97

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Summary

Now in its third edition, this reference continues to be a unique tool for diagnosing clients and planning client care. In Section I, NURSING DIAGNOSIS HANDBOOK explains exactly how to formulate a nursing diagnosis statement using assessment findings and other pertinent data. Section II contains an alphabetical list of more than 1,000 client signs and symptoms, medical diagnoses, therapeutic modalities, diagnostic procedures, nursing diagnoses, and psychiatric diagnoses with suggested nursing diagnoses. Section III offers a complete guide to planning care, with definitions, defining characteristics, client goals/outcomes, suggested nursing interventions with rationales, and client/family teaching protocols for all NANDA-approved diagnoses.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

NURSING DIAGNOSIS AND THE NURSING PROCESS: An explanation of how to make a nursing diagnosis and plan care

GUIDE TO NURSING DIAGNOSES: An alphalbetized listing of medical diagnoses, diagnostic procedures, clinical states, symptoms, and problems with suggested nursing diagnoses

GUIDE TO PLANNING CARE: The definition, defining characteristics, risk factors, related factors, outcomes/goals, interventions (including geriatric and home care interventions) and client/family teaching protocols for each alphabetized nursing diagnosis

APPENDIXES

NIC Interventions with Definitions
Nursing Diagnoses Arranged by Maslow's Hierachy of Needs
Nursing Diagnoses Arranged by Gordon's Functional Health Patterns with ICD Classification of Nursing Diagnosis
Nursing Diagnoses Arranged by Human Response Patterns
Pain: Assessment Guide and Equianalgesic Chart

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Nursing Diagnosis Handbook by Betty J. Ackley - ISBN 9780323007863
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