Psychosocial nursing for general patient care / Linda M. Gorman, Donna F. Sultan.

Author
Gorman, Linda M. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
3rd ed.
Published/​Created
Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Co., c2008.
Description
xi, 539 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Form/​Genre
Handbook
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-511) and index.
Contents
Section I. Aspects of Psychosocial Nursing -- 1. Introduction to Psychosocial Nursing for General Patient Care -- 2. Psychosocial Response to Illness -- 3. Psychosocial Skills -- 4. Nurses' Responses to Difficult Patient Behaviors -- 5. Crisis Intervention -- 6. Cultural Considerations: Implications for Psychosocial Nursing Care -- Section II. Commonly Encountered Problems -- 7. Problems with Anxiety -- The Anxious Patient -- 8. Problems with Anger -- The Angry Patient -- The Aggressive and Potentially Violent Patient -- 9. Problems with Affect and Mood -- The Depressed Patient -- The Suicidal Patient -- The Grieving Patient -- The Hyperactive or Manic Patient -- 10. Problems with Confusion -- The Confused Patient -- 11. Problems with Psychotic Thought Processes -- The Psychotic Patient -- 12. Problems Relating to Others -- The Manipulative Patient -- The Noncompliant Patient -- The Demanding, Dependent Patient -- 13. Problems with Substance Abuse -- The Patient Abusing Alcohol -- The Patient Abusing Other Substances -- 14. Problems with Sexual Dysfunction -- The Patient with Sexual Dysfunction -- 15. Problems with Pain -- The Patient in Pain -- 16. Problems with Nutrition -- The Patient with Anorexia Nervosa or Bulimia -- The Morbidly Obese Patient -- 17. Problems Within the Family -- Family Dysfunction -- Family Violence -- 18. Problems with Spiritual Distress -- The Patient with Spiritual Distress / Margaret L. Mitchell, RN, MN, MDIV, MA, CNS -- Section III. Special Topics -- 19. Nursing Management of Special Populations -- The Patient with Sleep Disturbances -- The Chronically III Patient -- The Homeless Patient with Chronic Illness / William R. Whetstone, RN, CNS, PhD -- The Dying Patient -- 20. Disaster Planning and Response-Psychosocial Impact -- The Disaster Victim/Patient The Disaster Responder/Nurse / Carl Magnum, RN, MSN, PhD(c), CHS, FF -- 21. Psychopharmacology: Database for Patient and Family Education on Psychiatric Medications / Yoshinao Arai, RN, MN, CNS.
ISBN
  • 9780803617841 (pbk.)
  • 0803617844 (pbk.)
LCCN
2007040704
OCLC
173659675
RCP
C - S

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