Fundamentals of nursing : caring and clinical judgement / [edited by] Helen Harkreader, Mary Ann Hogan.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
St. Louis, Mo. : Saunders, [2004], ©2004.
Description
xli, 1346 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm

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Subject(s)
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. The Nursing Profession
  • 2. Legal and Ethical Context of Practice
  • 3. Cultural Context of Practice
  • 4. The Health Care Delivery System
  • 5. Caring and Clinical Judgment
  • 6. Client Assessment: Nursing History
  • 7. Asessing Vital Signs
  • 8. Physical Assessment
  • 9. Nursing Diagnosis
  • 10. Planning, Intervening, and Evaluating
  • 11. Documenting Care
  • 12. The Nurse-Client Relationship
  • 13. Client Teaching
  • 14. Managing Client Care
  • 15. Nursing Research
  • 16. Infancy Through Adolescence
  • 17. The Young, Middle, and Older Adult
  • 18. Health Perception
  • 19. Health Maintenance, Lifestyle Management
  • 20. Health Maintenance: Medication Management
  • 21. Health Protection: Risk for Infection
  • 22. Health Protection: Risk for Injury
  • 23. Promoting Healthy Nutrition
  • 24. Restoring Nutrition
  • 25. Maintaining Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
  • 26. Promoting Wound Healing
  • 27. Managing Body Temperature
  • 28. Managing Bowel Elimination
  • 29. Managing Urinary Elimination
  • 30. Managing Self-Care Deficit
  • 31. Restoring Physical Mobility
  • 32. Preventing Disuse Syndrome
  • 33. Supporting Respiratory Function
  • 34. Supporting Cardiovascular Function
  • 35. Managing Sleep and Rest
  • 36. Managing Pain
  • 37. Supporting Sensory/Perceptual Function
  • 38. Supporting Verbal Communication
  • 39. Managing Confusion
  • 40. Promoting Self-Concept
  • 41. Managing Anxiety
  • 42. Managing Vulnerability
  • 43. Managing Functional Limitations
  • 44. Managing Loss
  • 45. Maintaining Sexual Health
  • 46. Supporting Stress Tolerance and Coping
  • 47. Supporting Family Coping
  • 48. Supporting Spirituality
  • 49. The Surgical Client
  • App. A. ANA Standards of Practice and Professional Performance
  • App. B. Abbreviations Used in Documentation
  • App. C. Quick Guide to Medical Terminology
  • App. D. HIPAA Privacy Act.
ISBN
0721691412
LCCN
2004273262
OCLC
52899793
RCP
C - S
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