Medical-surgical nursing : assessment and management of clinical problems / Sharon Mantik Lewis, Margaret McLean Heitkemper, Shannon Ruff Dirksen

By: Lewis, Sharon Mantik
Contributor(s): Heitkemper, Margaret McLean | Dirksen, Shannon Ruff
Material type: TextTextPublisher: St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier Saunders, c2006Edition: 5th editionDescription: 2 v. (xlvii, 1912, 87 p.) : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)ISBN: 9781556644306 ; 1556644302Subject(s): Nursing Care | Nursing Assessment | Perioperative Nursing | NursingDDC classification: 617.0231
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Section 1. General Concepts of Nursing Practice
1. Applying Critical Thinking in the Nursing Process
2. Community-Based Nursing and Home Care Culturally Competent Care
3. Adult development
4. Gerontologic Consideration
5. Health History and Physical Examination
6. Patient and Family Teaching
7. Nursing Management: Stress
8. Complementary and Alternative Therapies
9. Nursing Management: Pain
10. Nursing Management: Substance Abuse and Dependence

Section 2. Pathophysiologic Mechanisms of Disease
11. Nursing Management: Inflammation, Infection, and Healing
12. Nursing Management: Altered Immune Responses
13. Nursing Management: Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
14. Nursing Management: Cancer
15. Nursing Management: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances

Section 3. The Surgical Experience
16. Nursing Management: Preoperative Care
17. Nursing Management: Patient During Surgery
18. Nursing Management: Postoperative Patient

Section 4. Problems Related to Altered sensory input
19. Nursing Assessment: Visual and Auditory Systems
20. Nursing Management: Visual and Auditory Problems
21. Nursing Assessment: Integumentary System
22. Nursing Management: Integumentary Problems
23. Nursing Management: Patients with Burns

Section 5. Problems of Oxygenation Ventilation
24. Nursing Assessment: Respiratory System
25. Nursing Management: Upper Respiratory Problems
26. Nursing Management: Lower Respiratory Problems
27. Nursing Management: Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases

Section 6. Problems of Oxygenation: Transport
28. Nursing Assessment: Hematologic System
29. Nursing Management: Hematologic Problems

Section 7. Problems of Oxygenation: Perfusion
30. Nursing Assessment: Cardiovascular System
31. Nursing Management: Hypertension
32. Nursing Management: Coronary Artery Disease and Acute Coronary Syndrome
33. Nursing Management: Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy
34. Nursing Management: Arrhythmias
35. Nursing Management: Inflammatory and Valvular Heart Diseases
36. Nursing Management: Vascular Disorders

Section 8. Problems of Ingestation, Digestion and Elimination
37. Nursing Assessment: Gastrointestinal System
38. Nursing Management: Nutritional Problems
39. Nursing Management: Upper Gastrointestinal Problems
40. Nursing Management: Lower Gastrointestinal Problems
41. Nursing Management: Liver, Biliary Tract, and Pancreas Problems

Section 9. Problem of Urinary Function
42. Nursing Assessment: Urinary System
43. Nursing Management: Renal and Urologic Problems
44. Nursing Management: Acute Renal Failure and Chronic Kidney Disease

Section 10. Problems Related to Regulatory Mechanisms
45. Nursing Assessment: Endocrine System
46. Nursing Management: Diabetes Mellitus
47. Nursing Management: Endocrine Problems
48. Nursing Assessment: Reproductive System
49. Nursing Management: Breast Disorders
50. Nursing Management: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
51. Nursing Management: Female Reproductive Problems
52. Nursing Management: Male Reproductive Problems

Section 11. Problems Related to movement and Coordination
53. Nursing Assessment: Nervous System
54. Nursing Management: Acute Intracranial Problems
55. Nursing Management: Stroke
56. Nursing Management: Chronic Neurologic Problems
57. Nursing Management: Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia
58. Nursing Management: Peripheral Nerve and Spinal Cord Problems
59. Nursing Assessment: Musculoskeletal System
60. Nursing Management: Musculoskeletal Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery
62. Nursing Management: Musculoskeletal Problems
63. Nursing Management: Arthritis and Connective Tissue Diseases
64. Nursing Management: Critical Care

Section 12. Nursing Care in Specialized Settings
61. Nursing Management: Shock and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
62. Nursing Management: Respiratory Failure and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
63. Nursing Management: Emergency Care Situation

Includes bibliographical references and index.

System requirements for CD-ROM: Windows 98, ME, 2000, or XP;450 MHz Intel Pentium II processor or greater (750 MHz or gretaer recommended); 64 MB or more of installed RAM; 2X or faster CD-ROM drive; 800 x 600 monitor or larger; True Color display recommended.

System requirements for CD-ROM: MAC OS 9.2.2 or higher; 333MHz PowerPC or greater; 64 MB or more of installed RAM; 2X or faster CD-ROM drive; 800 x 600 monitor or larger; Millions of Colors display recommended.

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