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Contemporary medical-surgical nursing, Rick Daniels, Leslie H. Nicoll

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Contemporary medical-surgical nursing
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Rick Daniels, Leslie H. Nicoll
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  • Nursing
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Previous ed.: 2006
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contemporary Nursing Practice in the United States
  • Ethics in Nursing Practice Overview
  • Ethics and Morals
  • Clinical Ethics
  • Ethical Issues and Ethical Dilemmas
  • Principles of Clinical Ethics
  • Ethical Theories
  • Deontology
  • Teleology and Utilitarian
  • Rights-Based
  • Ethics of Care
  • Leadership
  • Professional Ethics
  • Patient's Bill of Rights
  • Organizational Ethics
  • A Nurse's Role
  • Moral Distress
  • Nurse as Patient Advocate
  • Confidentiality
  • Informed Consent
  • Advance Directives
  • Living Will
  • Nursing Education
  • Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care
  • Verbal Advance Directive
  • Surrogate Decision Maker
  • Ethical Decision Making Models
  • Medical Indications
  • Patient Preferences
  • Quality of Life
  • Contextual Features
  • Integrated Model
  • Ethical Issues of Pain Management
  • Globalization
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Concept of Double Effect
  • Limitation of Treatment
  • Do Not Resuscitate Orders
  • Artificial Nutrition and Hydration
  • Right to Die
  • Brain Death and Organ Donation
  • Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
  • Medical Futility
  • Changes in Family Structure
  • Research Ethics
  • ch. 6
  • Nursing of Adults Across the Life Span
  • Adult Developmental Stages
  • Theories of Adult Development
  • Contemporary Trends Related to Adult Behavior
  • Dietary Habits
  • Obesity Rates
  • Smoking Trends
  • Suicide Incidence Rates
  • Risk-Taking Behaviors
  • Morbidity and Mortality Trends
  • Evolving Trends in Population Composition
  • The Aging Population
  • Aging Nurse Workforce
  • Minority and Ethnic Population Trends
  • Common Adult Diseases Linked to Contemporary Trends
  • Asthma
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension
  • Transition from Formality to Informality
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Cancer
  • Use of Contemporary Treatment Modalities
  • Complementary Alternative Medicine
  • Cosmetic Treatments and Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Health and Illness Trends for Young and Middle-Aged Adults
  • Health and Illness Trends for Older Adults
  • Effects of the Aging Process
  • Transition from Nursing as Altruism to Nursing as Business
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Subpopulations of Older Adults
  • Homeless Older Adults
  • Older Adult Women
  • Older Adults Living in Rural Areas
  • The Frail Elderly
  • Chronically III Older Adults
  • Ethnic Older Adults
  • Trends in Use of Health Care Services by Older Adults
  • Health Promotion
  • Environment for Contemporary Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Responsibilities in the Care of the Adult across the Life Span
  • ch. 7
  • Palliative Care
  • Overview of Death and Dying
  • Overview of Palliative Care
  • History and Overview of Hospice Care
  • Role of the Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse
  • Role of the Interdisciplinary Team in Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Assessment of the Patient Receiving Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Pain
  • Culture for Caring
  • Dyspnea
  • Loss of Appetite, Constipation, Nausea, and Vomiting
  • Urinary Urgency and Incontinence
  • Insomnia, Confusion, and Delirium
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementing Care for Patients Receiving Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Managing Pain
  • Managing Dyspnea
  • Managing Loss of Appetite, Constipation, Nausea, and Vomiting
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  • Culture for Safety
  • Managing Urinary Urgency and Incontinence
  • Managing Insomnia, Confusion, and Delirium
  • Managing Anxiety and Depression
  • Providing Spiritual Support
  • Special Considerations in the Home Care of the Dying Patient
  • Providing Care in the Active Phase of Dying
  • Supporting the Bereaved
  • UNIT II
  • Supportive Patient Care
  • ch. 8
  • ch. 2
  • Health Assessment
  • The Health Assessment
  • Critical Thinking and Nursing Assessment
  • The Interview
  • Nurse Characteristics in the Interview
  • Environmental Characteristics in the Interview
  • Health History and Physical Examination
  • Health History of the Patient
  • Physical Examination of the Patient
  • Variations Related to Health Assessment Practices
  • Clinical Decision Making and Evidence-Based Practice
  • Age
  • Culture
  • Ethnicity
  • Gender
  • Physical Variations Related to Gender
  • Genetics
  • Ethical Considerations Related to Data Collection
  • Patient Rights
  • Informed Consent
  • Confidentiality
  • Overview of Evidence-Based Practice
  • Advanced Directives
  • Genetic Screening and Counseling
  • Care of the Patient after the Examination
  • Documentation
  • ch. 9
  • Genetics, Genomics and the Multiple Determinants of Health
  • Fundamentals of Genetics
  • Structure and Function of Chromosomes and Genes
  • Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Patterns of Inheritance
  • Knowledge Basis for Clinical Decisions
  • Mendelian (Single Gene) Inheritance
  • Non-Mendelian (Multifactorial, Polygenic) Inheritance
  • Screening for Genetic Disease
  • Gene Testing
  • Individual & Family Screening
  • Population Screening
  • Workplace Screening
  • Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing
  • History and Physical Examination
  • Laboratory Studies
  • Definition of Evidence-Based Practice
  • Genetics across the Life Span
  • Genetic Contribution to Neonatal and Pediatric Conditions
  • Genetic Contribution to Adult Conditions
  • Legal, Ethical, and Social Issues
  • Ethical Issues Surrounding Genetics
  • The Human Genome Project
  • Gene Therapy
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Pharmacogenomics and "Personalized Medicine"
  • Expanded Roles for Nurses
  • Socio-Political Forces in Quality of Care
  • ch. 10
  • Stress, Coping, and Adaptation
  • Historical and Theoretical Perspectives
  • Early Civilization Theories and Practices
  • The Germ Theory
  • The Biological Theory
  • Multicausal Theories
  • Stress Stimulus-Response Theory
  • Appraisal-Transaction Theory
  • Life Changes and Illness Theory
  • The Process of EBP
  • Stress, Organ Maladaptation, and Disease Theory
  • Psychoneuroimmunoendocrinology
  • Coping
  • Resilience
  • Hope
  • Adaptation
  • Stress and Illness
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Stress of Chronic Illness
  • The Evidence-Based Concept
  • Chronic Illness across the Life Span
  • Additional Risk Factors for Stress-Related Illness
  • Cultural Factors
  • Environmental Stress
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Occupational Stress
  • Nursing Theories and Stress Management
  • Significance to Nursing
  • Current Practice Issues
  • Future Nursing Practice Issues
  • EBP In Nursing
  • ch. 11
  • Inflammation and Infection Management
  • Inflammatory Process
  • Leukocytes
  • Chemical Response to Tissue Injury
  • Signs of Inflammation
  • Phagocytosis
  • Resolution and Repair of Tissue
  • Chronic Inflammation
  • Inflammatory Disease
  • UNIT I
  • Examples of Transformation of Knowledge
  • Diseases That Result In an Inflammatory Process
  • Diseases Caused by an Inflammatory Effect
  • Nursing Response: Inflammation
  • Risk for Infection
  • Thermoregulation: Ineffective
  • Pain: Acute
  • Nutrition Imbalanced, Less Than Body Requirements
  • Fluid Volume: Risk for Deficit --
  • The ACE Star Model of Knowledge Transformation
  • Stages of the Star Model
  • Star Point 1
  • Discovery
  • Star Point 2
  • Evidence Summary
  • Star Point 3
  • Translation
  • Star Point 4
  • Nursing and the Health Care System
  • Integration
  • Star Point 5
  • Evaluation
  • Major Features of EBP
  • Evidence Summary
  • Method for Producing Systematic Reviews
  • Evidence Summaries
  • Sources of Evidence for Clinical Practice
  • Sources of Evidence Summaries
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • ch. 1
  • Priorities in Evidence-Based Changes in Health Care
  • Use of EBP for Clinical Nursing Practice
  • ch. 3
  • Health Education and Promotion
  • Patient Education
  • Patient Education and Teaching/Learning Principles
  • Formal and Informal Patient Education
  • Individual and Group Patient Education
  • Critical Thinking and Patient Education
  • Patient Education and the Nursing Process
  • The Health Care System and Contemporary Nursing
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Teaching Strategies
  • Health Maintenance
  • Characteristics of Health Maintenance
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Promotion on a Global Level and in the United States
  • Assessment
  • Risk Factor Identification in Health Maintenance
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Emergence of the Contemporary Health Care System in the United States
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Physical Self-Examination Techniques
  • Health Maintenance in Nutrition Management Behaviors
  • Health Maintenance and Alterations in Sleep Patterns
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 4
  • Culturally Sensitive Care
  • Culture
  • Subculture
  • Transition from Illness Care to Health Care
  • Subcultures in the United States
  • Values of Different Cultural Groups in the United States
  • Values of Asian Americans
  • Values of Black Americans
  • Values of Hispanic Americans
  • Values of Native Americans
  • Values of White Americans
  • Transcultural Communication
  • Interpreters for Transcultural Communication
  • Language and Literacy Barriers in Transcultural Communication
  • Emergence of Contemporary Nursing in the United States
  • Family Role in Culture
  • Cultural Disparities
  • Immigrant Population
  • Culturally Competent Nursing Care
  • Cultural Assessment
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation
  • ch. 5
  • Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care
  • Risk Factors for Delayed Wound Healing
  • Future of Infusion Therapy
  • ch. 14
  • Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)
  • History of Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • NCCAM Categories of Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • Mind-body Therapies
  • Biologically Based Therapies
  • Manipulative and Body-based Therapies
  • Phases of Wound Healing
  • Energy Therapies
  • Alternative Medical Systems
  • Other Types of Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • Humor
  • Music Therapy
  • Spiritual Therapies
  • Nursing Practice and Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • ch. 15
  • Cancer Management
  • Overview of Cancer
  • Dysfunctional Wound Healing
  • Incidence
  • Mortality
  • Etiology
  • Heredity
  • Environment
  • Lifestyle
  • Physiology and Pathophysiology
  • Normal Cell Growth
  • Benign Cell Growth
  • Malignant Cell Growth
  • Common Wounds
  • Carcinogenesis
  • Classification of Tumors
  • Staging and Grading
  • Prevention
  • Primary Prevention
  • Secondary Prevention
  • Tertiary Prevention
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Laboratory Tests
  • Radiographic Tests
  • Nursing Response: Wound Healing
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Other Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Overview of Treatment Management
  • Lbl Surgery
  • Principles of Treatment
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Biological Therapy
  • Hematopoitic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Clinical Trials
  • Multisymptom Management
  • Myelosuppression
  • Neuropathy
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Gl System
  • Body Image
  • Interventions: Wound Management
  • Sexuality
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Coping
  • Oncological Emergencies
  • ch. 16
  • Pain Management
  • Definitions and Implications of Pain
  • Pain Theories
  • ch. 12
  • Specificity Theory
  • Pattern Theory
  • Gate Control Theory
  • Theory of Total Pain
  • Pathophysiology of Pain
  • Peripheral Nervous System
  • Central Nervous System
  • Pain Mechanisms and Pathways
  • Transduction
  • Transmission
  • Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
  • Modulation
  • Perception
  • Responses to Pain
  • Social-cultural Influences
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Types of Pain
  • Nociceptive Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Acute Pain
  • Fluid Balance
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Assessing the Clinical Manifestations of Pain
  • Barriers to Pain Assessment and Pain Management
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Interventions for the Management of Acute Pain
  • Interventions for the Management of Chronic Pain
  • Physical Care of Patients with Pain
  • Pharmacology
  • Contents note continued:
  • Fluid Gains and Losses
  • Alternative Therapy
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 17
  • Pharmacology: Nursing Management
  • Pharmacological Principles of Drug Action
  • Pharmaceutic Phase
  • Pharmacokinetic Phase
  • Pharmacodynamic Phase
  • Safe Medication Administration
  • Five Rights and Three Checks
  • Principles of Concentration Regulation
  • Geriatric Considerations
  • Pharmacological Resources Available to the Nurse
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Penicillins and Cephalosporins
  • Macrolides, Tetracyclines, Aminoglycosides, and Fluoroquinolones
  • Sulfonamides
  • Newer Anti-Infective Agents
  • Antiviral and Antiretroviral Agents
  • Antifungal Agents
  • Electrolytes
  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Cardiac Glycosides
  • Antianginal Agents
  • Antidysrhythmics
  • Diuretics
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Medications to Treat Circulatory Disorders
  • Anticoagulants
  • Antilipemics
  • Respiratory Agents
  • Control of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
  • Bronchodilators
  • Inhaled Corticosteroids
  • Antiseizure Medications
  • Antiulcer Agents
  • Histamine2 Antagonists and Proton Pump inhibitors
  • Antidiabetic Agents
  • Insulin
  • Oral Hypoglycemic Agents
  • UNIT III
  • Settings for Nursing Care
  • Kidneys
  • ch. 18
  • Health Care Agencies
  • Health Care Cost and Financing
  • Access to Health Care
  • Health Care Quality
  • Classification of Health Care Agencies
  • Preventive Care Agencies
  • Primary Care Agencies
  • Tertiary Care Agencies
  • Restorative Care Agencies
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Continuing Care Agencies
  • Indian Health Services
  • The Veterans Affairs Health System
  • The Future of Health Care Agencies
  • Practice Model
  • Synergy Model
  • Outcomes
  • Nurse's Role in Health Care Agencies
  • Assessment
  • Safe Passage
  • Respiratory System
  • Cost, Access, and Quality
  • ch. 19
  • Critical Care
  • Critical Care Unit
  • The Critical Care Nurse
  • Delivery of Nursing Care
  • The Critical Care Patient
  • Common Problems of the Critically III Patient
  • Infection
  • Nutrition
  • Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System
  • Immobility
  • Pain
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep
  • Communication
  • Delirium
  • Family Member Needs
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Cardiac Output
  • Preload
  • Posterior Pituitary Gland
  • Afterload
  • Contractility
  • Equipment for Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Measurement of Hemodynamic Parameters
  • Cardiac Assist Devices
  • Procedure
  • Complications
  • Ventricular Assist Devices
  • Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
  • Types of Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
  • Fluid Imbalances
  • Intracranial Pressure Waveforms
  • Management of Patients with Increased Intracranial Pressure
  • Airway Assistance
  • Oral Airways
  • Nasal Airways
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Tracheostomy
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Positive Pressure Ventilation
  • Continuous Mandatory Ventilation
  • Infectious Disease Control
  • Fluid Volume Deficit (Hypovolemia)
  • Synchronized Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation
  • Pressure Control Ventilation Versus Volume Control Ventilation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  • Pressure Support Ventilation
  • Inverse Ratio Ventilation
  • Airway Pressure Release Ventilation
  • Mandatory Minute Ventilation
  • Proportional Assist Ventilation
  • Nursing Management of Patients Requiring Mechanical Ventilation
  • Complications of Intubation and Mechanical Ventilation
  • Fluid Volume Excess (Hypervolemia)
  • Additional Complications of Mechanical Ventilation
  • Ventilator Weaning
  • Withdrawal of Life Support
  • UNIT IV
  • Perioperative Patient Care
  • ch. 20
  • Preoperative Nursing Management
  • History of Nursing Contributions in Operative Care
  • Trends
  • Endosurgery
  • Electrolyte Imbalances
  • Short Stay Surgery
  • The Influence of Religious Faith and Spirituality on Operative Outcomes
  • Elective and Nonemergency Surgery
  • The Decision to Undergo Surgical Intervention
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nonelective Surgery
  • Urgent and Emergent Care
  • ch. 21
  • Intraoperative Nursing Management
  • Deficient Sodium Ion (Hyponatremia)
  • The Role of the Perioperative Nurse
  • The Surgical Team
  • Surgeon
  • Anesthesiologist
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  • Operating Room Nurse
  • Registered Nurse First Assistant
  • Surgical Services Education Coordinator or OR Educator
  • Director of Surgical Services/OR Director
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Excess Sodium Ion (Hypematremia)
  • Surgical Specialties
  • Anticipated Outcomes of Nursing Care
  • Nursing Sensitive Outcomes or Indicators
  • NANDA and the Nursing Process
  • Pediatric Considerations
  • Geriatric Considerations --
  • Deficient Potassium Ion (Hypokalemia)
  • Excess Potassium Ion (Hyperkalemia)
  • Deficient Calcium Ion (Hypocalcemia)
  • Excess Calcium Ion (Hypercalcemia)
  • Deficient Phosphorus Ion (Hypophosphatemia)
  • Transmission Routes
  • Excess Phosphorus Ion (Hyperphosphatemia)
  • Deficient Magnesium Ion (Hypomagnesemia)
  • Excess Magnesium Ion (Hypermagnesemia)
  • Acid-Base Balance
  • Respiratory Acidosis
  • Respiratory Alkalosis
  • Metabolic Acidosis
  • Metabolic Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gases
  • ch. 13
  • Guidelines for Infection Control
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Types of Fluids
  • Equipment and Product Selection
  • Infusion Pumps
  • Procedure of Infusion Therapy
  • IV Intravenous Procedure Special Considerations
  • IV Intravenous Complications
  • Phlebitis
  • Infiltration
  • Standard Precautions
  • Extravasation
  • Nerve Damage
  • IV Therapy Calculations
  • Ratio-Proportion Method
  • Formula Method
  • Percent Solutions
  • Units as Related to Infusion Therapy
  • Body Surface Area and Body Weight
  • Administration of IV Solutions
  • Three-Step Method
  • Transmission-Based Precautions
  • Pharmacology
  • Central Venous Catheters
  • Tunneled Catheters
  • Percutaneous Catheters
  • Implanted Ports
  • Closed-Ended Catheters
  • Troubleshooting
  • Total Parenteral Nutrition
  • Patient Conditions That Warrant Candidacy for TPN
  • Peripheral Parenteral Nutrition
  • Wound Healing
  • Metabolic Complications of TPN
  • Blood Components
  • ABO System
  • Rh Factor
  • Blood Antigens
  • Whole Blood
  • Packed Red Blood Cells
  • Platelets
  • Cryoprecipitate
  • Granulocytes
  • Types of Wound Healing
  • Albumin
  • Transfusion Risks
  • Colloids, Crystalloids, Erythropoietin, Colony Factor Stimulating Products
  • Oncology Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Sedation
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Special Considerations
  • Legal Aspects of Infusion Nursing
  • Ethical Considerations in Infusion Nursing
  • Standard Precautions in the Surgical Environment
  • Heart Failure and Inflammatory Dysfunction: Nursing MANAGEMENT
  • Heart Failure
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Handwashing
  • Heart Muscle Disease and Inflammation Dysfunction
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy
  • Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  • Carditis
  • Infective Endocarditis
  • Myocarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Valvular Disease and Dysfunction
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Pathophysiology
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Mitral Stenosis
  • Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Valvular Surgery
  • ch. 26
  • Arrhythmias: Nursing Management
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Surgical Team Attire and Technique
  • Sinoatrial Node
  • AV Node
  • Purkinje Fibers
  • Electrophysiology
  • ECG Monitoring
  • Monitoring Leads
  • Troubleshooting Cardiac Monitoring Problems
  • The Normal ECG Complex
  • Calculating Heart Rate
  • Determining Rhythm
  • Patient Safety
  • P Waves
  • PR Interval
  • QRS Complex
  • QRS Interval
  • T Wave
  • QT Interval
  • Systematic Approach to Arrhythmia Interpretation
  • Causes of Arrhythmias
  • Reentry
  • Enhanced Automaticity
  • Time Out
  • Triggered Activity
  • Sinus Rhythms
  • Normal Sinus Rhythm
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinus Arrhythmia
  • Sinus Arrest and Sinus Exit Block
  • Atrial Arrhythmias
  • Premature Atrial Complexes (Contractions)
  • Atrial Tachycardia
  • Laser
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Junctional Rhythms
  • Premature Junctional Complexes
  • Junctional Escape Rhythm
  • Junctional Tachycardia
  • Heart Blocks
  • First-Degree Heart Block
  • Second-Degree AV Block Type I
  • Surgical Fire
  • Second-Degree AV Block Type II
  • Complete Heart Block (Third-Degree Heart Block)
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias
  • Premature Ventricular Complexes
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Torsades de Pointes
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Idioventricular Rhythm
  • Asystole
  • Pulseless Electrical Activity
  • Latex
  • Management Strategies
  • Pharmacology
  • Defibrillation
  • Pacemakers
  • Ablation Therapy
  • Basic Life Support
  • Steps in Basic Adult CPR
  • Airway Obstruction
  • Automatic External Defibrillators
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary Survey
  • Ventricular Fibrillation/Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Bradycardia Algorithm
  • Unstable and Stable Tachycardia
  • ch. 27
  • Vascular Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Arteriosclerosis and Atherosclerosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Contents note continued:
  • Anesthesia and Sedation
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Types of Anesthesia
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Aneurysms and Aortic Dissections
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Risks of Anesthesia
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Intraoperative Complications
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Retained Objects
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Subclavian Steal Syndrome
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Hypothermia
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Varicose Veins
  • Intraoperative Fluid Management
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Venous Stasis Ulcer
  • Epidemiology
  • Safety in Positioning
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 28
  • Hypertension: Nursing Management
  • Hypertension
  • Malignant Hyperthermia
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 29
  • Hematological Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Ethics in Perioperative Practice
  • Anemias
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Hemolytic Anemias
  • The Surgical Environment
  • Organ Donation
  • Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
  • Thalassemia
  • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Anemia
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemias
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Folic Acid Deficiency Anemia
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia
  • Platelet and Coagulation Disorders
  • Patient Safety Goals
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Hemophilia
  • Polycythemias
  • Primary Polycythemia (Polycythemia Vera)
  • Secondary Polycythemia
  • Neutropenia
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Mononucleosis
  • Transportation
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Leukemia
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • ch. 22
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Leukemias
  • Chronic Leukemia
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Postoperative Nursing Management
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Malignant Lymphomas
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • UNIT VI
  • Alterations in Respiratory Function
  • ch. 30
  • Review of Trends in Postoperative Nursing Management
  • Assessment of Respiratory Function
  • Anatomy of the Respiratory System
  • Thorax
  • Lungs
  • Upper Respiratory Tract
  • Lower Respiratory Tract
  • Pulmonary Mechanics and Musculature
  • Respiratory Defense Mechanisms
  • Physiology of Respiration
  • Ventilation and Perfusion
  • The Post Anesthesia Care Unit
  • Ventilation-Perfusion Dysfunction
  • Hypoxemia Versus Hypoxia
  • Hypercapnia Versus Hypocapnia
  • Oxygen Transport
  • Oxygen-Hemoglobin Dissociation Curve
  • Acid-Base Balance
  • Arterial Blood Gas Analysis --
  • Recovery Factors
  • PACU Discharge
  • Nursing Care during the First 24 Hours Post-Surgery
  • Asepsis and Sterility
  • The Short-Stay Patient
  • The Patient Receiving Inpatient Care
  • Nursing Care beyond Transfer
  • Anticipating Complications
  • Recovery Milestones beyond the Day of Surgery
  • Family and Cultural Aspects of Care
  • The Older Adult
  • Home Planning
  • Discharge Planning
  • Teaching-Learning Principles for the Postoperative Patient
  • Traffic Control
  • Patient and Family Teaching
  • Electronic Resources for the Postoperative Patient
  • Delayed Recovery
  • Predicting and Preventing Outlier Situations
  • The Future of Postoperative Nursing
  • UNIT V
  • Alterations in Cardiovascular and Hematological Function
  • ch. 23
  • Assessment of Cardiovascular and Hematological Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology: Hematological System
  • Methods of Sterilization
  • Plasma
  • Erythrocytes
  • Hemoglobin
  • Aging of Erythrocytes
  • White Blood Cells
  • The Process of Hemostasis
  • Platelets
  • Assessment
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Anatomy and Physiology: Cardiovascular System
  • Sterilization of Supplies and Equipment
  • Pericardial Layers
  • Fibrous Skeleton of the Heart
  • Chambers of the Heart
  • Heart Valves
  • Systemic Circulation
  • Coronary Artery Circulation
  • Factors Affecting Bloodflow
  • Cardiac Cycle
  • Assessment
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Sterilization Monitoring
  • Nursing Management
  • ch. 24
  • Coronary Artery Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • OR Environment
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 25
  • Age-Related Changes in the Respiratory System
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Extrapulmonary and Intrapulmonary Restrictive Lung Disorder
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Tuberculosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pulmonary Fungal Infection
  • Pathophysiology
  • Laboratory Diagnostic Tests
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Bronchiolectasis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Radiographic Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Lung Abscess
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Bedside Monitoring Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Lung Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Other Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pneumothorax
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 31
  • Fractured Rib
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Flail Chest
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Upper Airway Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cor Pulmonale
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 33
  • Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Nursing Management
  • Pathophysiology
  • Seasonal Influenza
  • Epidemiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Contents note continued:
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Asthma
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT VII
  • Alterations in Neurological Function
  • ch. 34
  • Assessment of Neurological Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Nervous System Cells
  • Central Nervous System
  • Peripheral Nervous System
  • Autonomic Nervous System
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Spinal Reflexes
  • Age-Related Changes
  • Assessment
  • History
  • Interview
  • Physical Examination
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Radiographic Studies
  • Electrographic Studies
  • Viral Rhinitis
  • Ultrasound
  • ch. 35
  • Dysfunction of the Brain: Nursing Management
  • Cerebrovascular Accidents or Strokes
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Epidemiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Brain Injuries
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Types of Brain Injuries
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Brain Tumors
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 36
  • Dysfunction of the Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System: Nursing Management
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Categorizing Incomplete SCIs
  • Nontraumatic SCIs
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peripheral Nervous System Dysfunction
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Gulllain-Barre Syndrome
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Respiratory Adjustments During Exercise, Hypoxia, and in High Altitude
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • ch. 37
  • Degenerative Neurological Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Headache
  • Tension-type Headache
  • Migraine Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Seizures
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Huntington's Disease (Huntington's Chorea)
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT VIII
  • Alterations in Sensory Function
  • ch. 38
  • Assessment of Sensory Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye
  • External Eye --
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • History Taking
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Tonsillitis and Adenoiditis
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Inspection
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute and Chronic Laryngitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Palpation
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Obstruction During Sleep
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Epistaxis
  • Percussion
  • Etiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Fractures of the Nose
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Laryngeal Obstruction
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Cancer of the Larynx
  • Auscultation
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 32
  • Lower Airway Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Pneumonia
  • Ophthalmoscopic Examination
  • Adaptive Immunity
  • Assessment
  • Age and Developmental Considerations
  • Immunizations and Infections
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Illnesses
  • Surgery
  • Stress and Social Support
  • Posterior Segment Structures
  • Pharmacology
  • Lifestyle and Environmental Factors
  • Physical Examination
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Complete Blood Count with Differential
  • Radiological Tests
  • Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Total Complement (CH50)
  • Complement C3
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Ear
  • Complement C4
  • Phagocytic Cell Function Tests
  • Protein Electrophoresis
  • Immunoglobulin Electrophoresis
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Antibody Screening Tests
  • Autoantibody Tests
  • Antigen Tests
  • Biopsy
  • Skin Tests
  • External Ear
  • Anergy Tests
  • Nursing Management
  • ch. 42
  • Immunodeficiency and HIV Infection/Aids: Nursing Management
  • Immunodeficiency
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Middle Ear
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Immunodeficiency Disorders
  • Graft-Versus-Host Disease
  • Immunosuppressive Therapy
  • Hypersensitivity Disorders
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Inner Ear
  • Sjogrens's Syndrome
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Progressive Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma)
  • ch. 43
  • Allergic Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Allergic Dysfunction
  • Genetics
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Assessment of the Ear
  • Types of Hypersensitivity
  • Type 1
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Type 2
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Type 3
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Type 4
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Present History of Ear Problem
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Atopic Asthma
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Past Medical History
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Allergic Conditions
  • Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Family History
  • Urticaria
  • Angioneurotic Edema
  • Food Allergy
  • Latex Allergy
  • Serum Sickness
  • Contact Dermatitis (Dermatitis Medicamentosa)
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • UNIT X
  • Alterations in Integumentary Function
  • ch. 44
  • Contents note continued:
  • Personal and Social History
  • Assessment of Integumentary Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Epidermis
  • Dermis
  • Subcutaneous Tissue
  • Protection
  • Homeostasis
  • Excretion
  • Thermoregulation
  • Synthesis
  • Examination and Findings
  • Sensory Perception
  • Psychosocial Function
  • Healing
  • Skin Changes Throughout the Life Span
  • Cellular Effects of Aging on the Skin
  • Factors Regulating Skin and Wound Repair
  • Assessment
  • Review of Systems
  • Assessment of the Skin
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • ch. 39
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • The Health Care Team
  • ch. 45
  • Dermatological Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • General Guidelines for Management of Patients with Dermatological Dysfunction
  • Debridement
  • Methods of Treatment
  • Topical Corticosteroids
  • Topical Soaks and Wraps
  • Moisture Retentive Dressings
  • Visual Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Moisturizers and Lubricants
  • Phototherapy and Photochemotherapy
  • Common Skin Disorders
  • Acne
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Cellulitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Furuncles and Carbuncles
  • Ocular Movement Disorders
  • Herpes Infections
  • Impetigo
  • Pediculosis
  • Pemphigus
  • Pruritus
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Stasis Dermatitis
  • Warts
  • Strabismus
  • Xerosis
  • Precancerous and Cancerous Conditions
  • Sunburn
  • Sun Protection
  • Malignant Skin Lesions
  • Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers
  • Nursing Management
  • ch. 46
  • Burns: Nursing Management
  • Burns
  • Nystagmus
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Emergent Phase
  • Prehospital Care and First Aid
  • Emergency Department Management
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Ocular Muscle Paralysis
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Phase
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Rehabilitation Phase
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations and Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT XI
  • Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function
  • ch. 47
  • Assessment of Gastrointestinal Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Mouth, Lips, Cheeks, Tongue, and Pharynx
  • Esophagus
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Stomach
  • Duodenum
  • Pancreas
  • Liver and Biliary Systems
  • Jejunum and Ileum
  • Cecum and Appendix
  • Colon
  • Rectum and Anus
  • Assessment
  • Gl Symptom Assessment
  • Internal Eye
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Referred Pain
  • Assessment
  • Referred Pain from Abdominal Structures
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Colonoscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Paracentesis
  • Nasogastric Tubes
  • Esophageal Manometry
  • Secretin Testing
  • Equipment for Gastric and Intestinal Intubation
  • Patient Preparation for Nasogastric and Nasointestinal Intubation
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Feeding Tubes: Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Percutaneous Endoscopic Jejunostomy Tubes
  • Barium Studies
  • Visual Acuity
  • ch. 48
  • Nutrition, Malnutrition, and Obesity: Nursing Management
  • The Gastrointestinal Tract and Nutritional Processes
  • Processes of Digestion, Absorption, and Metabolism
  • Components of a Nutritionally Adequate Diet
  • Metabolic Rate
  • Nutrition and Drug Interactions
  • Cytochrome P450
  • Warfarin
  • Natural Products
  • Cataracts
  • Nutrition Support: Alternative Methods of Feeding Patients
  • Enteral Feedings
  • Gastrostomy Feedings
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Malnutrition
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Glaucoma
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Obesity
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Nutrition and Aging
  • Retinal Detachment
  • ch. 49
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Disorders of the Oral Cavity
  • Etiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nonulcerative Causes of Mouth Pain
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Disorders
  • Esophageal Pain and Achaiasia
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • GI Tract Pain of Noncardiac and Nonphysiological Origins
  • Noncardiac Chest Pain
  • Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Nonulcer Dyspepsia
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peptic-Ulcer Disease
  • Etiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Ocular Cancer
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation --
  • Corneal Disorders
  • Assessment of the Eye
  • Refraction
  • Pathophysiology
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Presbyopia
  • Color Perception
  • Colorblindness
  • Inflammatory and Infectious Eye Conditions
  • Hordeolum
  • Present Eye Problem
  • Chalazion
  • Blepharitis
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
  • Iritis and Uveitis
  • Ocular Disorders Resulting from Other Physiological Processes
  • Papilledema
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Past Medical History
  • Low Vision and Blindness
  • Epidemiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Assistive Devices
  • Health Promotion
  • Safety
  • ch. 40
  • Auditory Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Auditory Dysfunction
  • Epidemiology
  • Family History
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Three Classifications of Auditory Dysfunction
  • Complications of Auditory Dysfunction
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Personal and Social History
  • UNIT IX
  • Alterations in Immunological Function
  • ch. 41
  • Assessment of Immunological Function
  • Overview of Immunity
  • Antigen
  • Self Versus Nonself
  • Anatomy of the Immune System
  • Physical Barriers
  • Leukocytes
  • Examination and Findings
  • Dendritic Cells
  • Mast Cells
  • Granulocytes
  • Natural Killer Cells
  • Lymphocytes
  • Primary Lymphoid Organs
  • Secondary Lymphoid Tissue
  • Chemical Components
  • Physiology of the Immune System
  • Innate Immune Response
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Hepatic Abscesses
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Liver Trauma
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cancer of the Liver
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Etiology
  • Evaluations of Outcomes
  • Types of Liver Transplants
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Diseases of the Biliary Tract
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • ch. 50
  • Cancer of the Gallbladder and Bile Ducts
  • Pancreatitis
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • UNIT XII
  • Alterations in Renal Function
  • ch. 52
  • Assessment of Renal Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Kidneys
  • Lower Gastrointestinal Tract Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Ureters
  • Urinary Bladder
  • Bladder Neck (Posterior Urethra)
  • Nephron
  • Renal Tubule
  • Renin-angiotensin System
  • Assessment
  • Health History
  • Physical Examination
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Small Intestine
  • Urine Studies
  • Blood Studies
  • Urinary Retention Studies
  • Radiographic Studies
  • Renal Ultrasound (Kidney Scan)
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Cystoscopy
  • ch. 53
  • Urinary Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Absorption of Nutrients
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Mal-Assimilation Syndromes
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Etiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Contents note continued:
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestation
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Renal Tuberculosis
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Urinary Tract Calculi (Urolithiasis)
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Renal System Trauma
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Renal Vascular Disorders
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Renal Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Urinary Diversion
  • Acute Abdomen
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Urinary Retention
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Epidemiology
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Etiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 54
  • Renal Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Pathophysiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetics
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Immunological and Vascular Diseases of the Kidney
  • Alport Syndrome
  • Small Vessel Vasculitis: Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Anti-GBM Disease (Goodpasture's Syndrome)
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Acute Renal Failure/Acute Kidney Injury
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Chronic Renal Failure
  • Epidemiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT XIII
  • Alterations in Endocrine Function
  • ch. 55
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Assessment of Endocrine Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Glands
  • Hormones
  • Regulation of Hormones
  • Hypothalamus Gland
  • Pituitary Gland
  • Thyroid Gland
  • Parathyroid Glands
  • Adrenal Glands
  • Acute Inflammatory Disorders
  • Pancreas Gland
  • Effects of Aging on the Endocrine System
  • Assessment
  • Subjective Data
  • Objective Data
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • ch. 56
  • Appendicitis
  • Endocrine Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Hypersecretion of the Anterior Pituitary Gland
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Acromegaly (Gigantism)
  • Cushing's Disease (Hypercortisolism)
  • Hyposecretion of the Anterior Pituitary Gland
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diverticulitis
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Posterior Pituitary Disorders
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
  • Hyposecretion of the Adrenal Gland
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Obstruction
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation --
  • Epidemiology
  • Gastritis, Duodenitis, and Associated Ulcerative Lesions
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Epidemiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disorders
  • Epidemiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Etiology
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • ch. 51
  • Hepatic, Biliary Tract, and Pancreatic Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Hepatic System
  • Biliary Tract
  • Pancreas
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Hepatitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Alcoholic Hepatitis
  • Toxic and Drug-Induced Hepatitis
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
  • Hereditary Diseases of the Liver
  • Cirrhosis
  • Alcoholic Cirrhosis
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Postnecrotic Cirrhosis
  • Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Cardiac Cirrhosis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome (HRS)
  • Fatty Liver (Hepatic Steatosis)
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Lyme Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Spondyloarthropathies
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Exercise, Physical and Occupational Therapy
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Hypersecretion of the Thyroid Gland
  • Osteomalacia
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Paget's Disease
  • Nontoxic Goiter
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Thyroiditis
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Tumors of the Musculoskeletal System
  • Primary Bony and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Metastatic Tumors
  • Thyroid Nodules and Neoplasms
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Kyphosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • ch. 60
  • Musculoskeletal Trauma: Nursing Management
  • Sports Injuries
  • Overuse Syndrome/Repetitive Motion Injuries
  • Shoulder Dislocations
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Contents note continued:
  • Myxedema Coma
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Epidemiology
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Patellar Tendinopathy
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Ligament Injuries
  • Etiology and Pathophysiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Assessment
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Meniscal Injuries
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Epidemiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Stress Fractures
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Fractures
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Hip Fractures
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Complications Associated with Musculoskeletal Trauma
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Goals
  • Fat Embolism Syndrome
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Epidemiology
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Amputation
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Etiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT XV
  • Alterations in Reproductive Function
  • ch. 61
  • Assessment of Reproductive Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Male Reproductive System
  • Pathophysiology
  • Female Reproductive System
  • Sexual Response Cycle
  • Male Sexual Response Cycle
  • Female Sexual Response Cycle
  • Interactive Sexual Intimacy
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Assessment
  • General Health and Medical History
  • Sexual Health History
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Sexual Abuse and Assault
  • Physical Examination of Male Genitalia
  • Gynecologic Examination of the Female
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Male Diagnostic Tests
  • Female Diagnostic Tests
  • ch. 62
  • Female Reproductive Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Amenorrhea
  • Menopause
  • Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
  • Endometriosis
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Infections
  • Vaginitis
  • Bartholin's or Skene's Gland Infection
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection
  • Herpes Simplex Virus
  • Human Papillomavir
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 57
  • Hypersecretion of the Adrenal Gland (Hyperaldosteronism)
  • Diabetes Mellitus: Nursing Management
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Complications of Diabetes
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Chronic Complications of Diabetes
  • Angiopathy or Vessel Disease
  • Microvascular Complications
  • Peripheral Vascular Complications of the Lower Extremities
  • UNIT XIV
  • Alterations in Musculoskeletal Function
  • ch. 58
  • Assessment of Musculoskeletal Function
  • Etiology
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Bony Skeleton
  • Macroscopic Structure of Bone
  • Microscopic Structure of Bone
  • Physiological Processes
  • Bone Repair/Fracture Healing
  • Functions of Bone
  • Aging and the Skeletal System
  • Anatomy and Physiology of Skeletal Muscles
  • Nerve and Blood Supply
  • Tendons, Ligaments, and Bursae
  • Pathophysiology
  • Aging and the Muscular System
  • Joints
  • Classifications
  • Structural Aspects of the Diarthrosis Joint
  • Motions
  • Musculoskeletal Assessment
  • Guidelines for Assessment
  • Focused Health History
  • Physical Examination of the Musculoskeletal system
  • Assessment of Injuries to the Musculoskeletal System
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Studies Related to the Musculoskeletal System
  • Laboratory Studies
  • Radiographic Studies
  • Special Tests
  • ch. 59
  • Musculoskeletal Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Gout
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Structural Abnormalities and Benign Conditions
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Testicular Torsion
  • Epidemiology
  • Polyps
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Orchitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Pelvic Relaxation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Epididymitis
  • Hydrocele, Hematocele, and Spermatocele
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Leiomyomata
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Varicocele
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Vasectomy
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cryptorchidism
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Genetics
  • Phimosis and Paraphimosis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Balanitis and Posthitis
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Urethritis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Epispadias and Hypospadias
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Contents note continued:
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cancer of the Penis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Priapism
  • Etiology
  • Female Circumcision
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT XVI
  • Special Considerations in Medical and Surgical Nursing
  • ch. 65
  • Multisystem Failure
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Inflammatory Immune Response
  • Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
  • Neuroendocrine System Response
  • The Renal Response
  • Shock Syndrome
  • The Four Stages of the Shock Syndrome
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Hypovolemic Shock
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Anaphylactic Shock
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Neurogenic Shock
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Septic Shock
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Etiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Primary Multiple Organ Dysfunction
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Secondary Multiple Organ Dysfunction
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Populations at Risk
  • ch. 66
  • Mass Casualty Care
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Triage
  • Start Method of Triage
  • Mass Casualty Incident
  • Incident Command
  • Malignancies
  • Hospital Emergency Incident Command System
  • HEICS Activator
  • Incident Command Education
  • Hospital Operations Plan
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Decontamination
  • Biological Warfare and Biological Agents
  • Smallpox
  • Plague
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Ebola
  • Anthrax
  • Pandemic Illnesses
  • H1N1
  • West Nile Virus
  • Blast Injuries
  • Stress Reactions
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Critical Incident Stress Management
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Infertility
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcome
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Complications
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 63
  • Breast Alterations: Nursing Management
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Breast
  • Breast Alterations During Maturational Phases
  • Assessment and Diagnosis of Breast Problems
  • Examination of the Breast
  • Breast Disorders
  • Mastodynia and Mastalgia
  • Nipple Disorders
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Fibrocystic Changes
  • Fibroadenoma
  • Galactorrhea
  • Cyst
  • Abscess
  • Intraductal Papilloma
  • Mastitis
  • Periductal Mastitis
  • Mammary Duct Ectasia
  • Breast Tumor
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Paget's Mammary Disease
  • Mammoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Alterations: Psychological Aspects
  • Breast Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 64
  • Male Reproductive Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Prostatitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
Control code
ocn733225112
Dimensions
28 cm. +
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Isbn
9781439058602
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)733225112
Label
Contemporary medical-surgical nursing, Rick Daniels, Leslie H. Nicoll
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2006
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contemporary Nursing Practice in the United States
  • Ethics in Nursing Practice Overview
  • Ethics and Morals
  • Clinical Ethics
  • Ethical Issues and Ethical Dilemmas
  • Principles of Clinical Ethics
  • Ethical Theories
  • Deontology
  • Teleology and Utilitarian
  • Rights-Based
  • Ethics of Care
  • Leadership
  • Professional Ethics
  • Patient's Bill of Rights
  • Organizational Ethics
  • A Nurse's Role
  • Moral Distress
  • Nurse as Patient Advocate
  • Confidentiality
  • Informed Consent
  • Advance Directives
  • Living Will
  • Nursing Education
  • Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care
  • Verbal Advance Directive
  • Surrogate Decision Maker
  • Ethical Decision Making Models
  • Medical Indications
  • Patient Preferences
  • Quality of Life
  • Contextual Features
  • Integrated Model
  • Ethical Issues of Pain Management
  • Globalization
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Concept of Double Effect
  • Limitation of Treatment
  • Do Not Resuscitate Orders
  • Artificial Nutrition and Hydration
  • Right to Die
  • Brain Death and Organ Donation
  • Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
  • Medical Futility
  • Changes in Family Structure
  • Research Ethics
  • ch. 6
  • Nursing of Adults Across the Life Span
  • Adult Developmental Stages
  • Theories of Adult Development
  • Contemporary Trends Related to Adult Behavior
  • Dietary Habits
  • Obesity Rates
  • Smoking Trends
  • Suicide Incidence Rates
  • Risk-Taking Behaviors
  • Morbidity and Mortality Trends
  • Evolving Trends in Population Composition
  • The Aging Population
  • Aging Nurse Workforce
  • Minority and Ethnic Population Trends
  • Common Adult Diseases Linked to Contemporary Trends
  • Asthma
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension
  • Transition from Formality to Informality
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Cancer
  • Use of Contemporary Treatment Modalities
  • Complementary Alternative Medicine
  • Cosmetic Treatments and Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Health and Illness Trends for Young and Middle-Aged Adults
  • Health and Illness Trends for Older Adults
  • Effects of the Aging Process
  • Transition from Nursing as Altruism to Nursing as Business
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Subpopulations of Older Adults
  • Homeless Older Adults
  • Older Adult Women
  • Older Adults Living in Rural Areas
  • The Frail Elderly
  • Chronically III Older Adults
  • Ethnic Older Adults
  • Trends in Use of Health Care Services by Older Adults
  • Health Promotion
  • Environment for Contemporary Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Responsibilities in the Care of the Adult across the Life Span
  • ch. 7
  • Palliative Care
  • Overview of Death and Dying
  • Overview of Palliative Care
  • History and Overview of Hospice Care
  • Role of the Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse
  • Role of the Interdisciplinary Team in Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Assessment of the Patient Receiving Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Pain
  • Culture for Caring
  • Dyspnea
  • Loss of Appetite, Constipation, Nausea, and Vomiting
  • Urinary Urgency and Incontinence
  • Insomnia, Confusion, and Delirium
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementing Care for Patients Receiving Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Managing Pain
  • Managing Dyspnea
  • Managing Loss of Appetite, Constipation, Nausea, and Vomiting
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Culture for Safety
  • Managing Urinary Urgency and Incontinence
  • Managing Insomnia, Confusion, and Delirium
  • Managing Anxiety and Depression
  • Providing Spiritual Support
  • Special Considerations in the Home Care of the Dying Patient
  • Providing Care in the Active Phase of Dying
  • Supporting the Bereaved
  • UNIT II
  • Supportive Patient Care
  • ch. 8
  • ch. 2
  • Health Assessment
  • The Health Assessment
  • Critical Thinking and Nursing Assessment
  • The Interview
  • Nurse Characteristics in the Interview
  • Environmental Characteristics in the Interview
  • Health History and Physical Examination
  • Health History of the Patient
  • Physical Examination of the Patient
  • Variations Related to Health Assessment Practices
  • Clinical Decision Making and Evidence-Based Practice
  • Age
  • Culture
  • Ethnicity
  • Gender
  • Physical Variations Related to Gender
  • Genetics
  • Ethical Considerations Related to Data Collection
  • Patient Rights
  • Informed Consent
  • Confidentiality
  • Overview of Evidence-Based Practice
  • Advanced Directives
  • Genetic Screening and Counseling
  • Care of the Patient after the Examination
  • Documentation
  • ch. 9
  • Genetics, Genomics and the Multiple Determinants of Health
  • Fundamentals of Genetics
  • Structure and Function of Chromosomes and Genes
  • Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Patterns of Inheritance
  • Knowledge Basis for Clinical Decisions
  • Mendelian (Single Gene) Inheritance
  • Non-Mendelian (Multifactorial, Polygenic) Inheritance
  • Screening for Genetic Disease
  • Gene Testing
  • Individual & Family Screening
  • Population Screening
  • Workplace Screening
  • Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing
  • History and Physical Examination
  • Laboratory Studies
  • Definition of Evidence-Based Practice
  • Genetics across the Life Span
  • Genetic Contribution to Neonatal and Pediatric Conditions
  • Genetic Contribution to Adult Conditions
  • Legal, Ethical, and Social Issues
  • Ethical Issues Surrounding Genetics
  • The Human Genome Project
  • Gene Therapy
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Pharmacogenomics and "Personalized Medicine"
  • Expanded Roles for Nurses
  • Socio-Political Forces in Quality of Care
  • ch. 10
  • Stress, Coping, and Adaptation
  • Historical and Theoretical Perspectives
  • Early Civilization Theories and Practices
  • The Germ Theory
  • The Biological Theory
  • Multicausal Theories
  • Stress Stimulus-Response Theory
  • Appraisal-Transaction Theory
  • Life Changes and Illness Theory
  • The Process of EBP
  • Stress, Organ Maladaptation, and Disease Theory
  • Psychoneuroimmunoendocrinology
  • Coping
  • Resilience
  • Hope
  • Adaptation
  • Stress and Illness
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Stress of Chronic Illness
  • The Evidence-Based Concept
  • Chronic Illness across the Life Span
  • Additional Risk Factors for Stress-Related Illness
  • Cultural Factors
  • Environmental Stress
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Occupational Stress
  • Nursing Theories and Stress Management
  • Significance to Nursing
  • Current Practice Issues
  • Future Nursing Practice Issues
  • EBP In Nursing
  • ch. 11
  • Inflammation and Infection Management
  • Inflammatory Process
  • Leukocytes
  • Chemical Response to Tissue Injury
  • Signs of Inflammation
  • Phagocytosis
  • Resolution and Repair of Tissue
  • Chronic Inflammation
  • Inflammatory Disease
  • UNIT I
  • Examples of Transformation of Knowledge
  • Diseases That Result In an Inflammatory Process
  • Diseases Caused by an Inflammatory Effect
  • Nursing Response: Inflammation
  • Risk for Infection
  • Thermoregulation: Ineffective
  • Pain: Acute
  • Nutrition Imbalanced, Less Than Body Requirements
  • Fluid Volume: Risk for Deficit --
  • The ACE Star Model of Knowledge Transformation
  • Stages of the Star Model
  • Star Point 1
  • Discovery
  • Star Point 2
  • Evidence Summary
  • Star Point 3
  • Translation
  • Star Point 4
  • Nursing and the Health Care System
  • Integration
  • Star Point 5
  • Evaluation
  • Major Features of EBP
  • Evidence Summary
  • Method for Producing Systematic Reviews
  • Evidence Summaries
  • Sources of Evidence for Clinical Practice
  • Sources of Evidence Summaries
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • ch. 1
  • Priorities in Evidence-Based Changes in Health Care
  • Use of EBP for Clinical Nursing Practice
  • ch. 3
  • Health Education and Promotion
  • Patient Education
  • Patient Education and Teaching/Learning Principles
  • Formal and Informal Patient Education
  • Individual and Group Patient Education
  • Critical Thinking and Patient Education
  • Patient Education and the Nursing Process
  • The Health Care System and Contemporary Nursing
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Teaching Strategies
  • Health Maintenance
  • Characteristics of Health Maintenance
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Promotion on a Global Level and in the United States
  • Assessment
  • Risk Factor Identification in Health Maintenance
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Emergence of the Contemporary Health Care System in the United States
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Physical Self-Examination Techniques
  • Health Maintenance in Nutrition Management Behaviors
  • Health Maintenance and Alterations in Sleep Patterns
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 4
  • Culturally Sensitive Care
  • Culture
  • Subculture
  • Transition from Illness Care to Health Care
  • Subcultures in the United States
  • Values of Different Cultural Groups in the United States
  • Values of Asian Americans
  • Values of Black Americans
  • Values of Hispanic Americans
  • Values of Native Americans
  • Values of White Americans
  • Transcultural Communication
  • Interpreters for Transcultural Communication
  • Language and Literacy Barriers in Transcultural Communication
  • Emergence of Contemporary Nursing in the United States
  • Family Role in Culture
  • Cultural Disparities
  • Immigrant Population
  • Culturally Competent Nursing Care
  • Cultural Assessment
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation
  • ch. 5
  • Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care
  • Risk Factors for Delayed Wound Healing
  • Future of Infusion Therapy
  • ch. 14
  • Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)
  • History of Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • NCCAM Categories of Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • Mind-body Therapies
  • Biologically Based Therapies
  • Manipulative and Body-based Therapies
  • Phases of Wound Healing
  • Energy Therapies
  • Alternative Medical Systems
  • Other Types of Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • Humor
  • Music Therapy
  • Spiritual Therapies
  • Nursing Practice and Complementary and Alternative Therapies
  • ch. 15
  • Cancer Management
  • Overview of Cancer
  • Dysfunctional Wound Healing
  • Incidence
  • Mortality
  • Etiology
  • Heredity
  • Environment
  • Lifestyle
  • Physiology and Pathophysiology
  • Normal Cell Growth
  • Benign Cell Growth
  • Malignant Cell Growth
  • Common Wounds
  • Carcinogenesis
  • Classification of Tumors
  • Staging and Grading
  • Prevention
  • Primary Prevention
  • Secondary Prevention
  • Tertiary Prevention
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Laboratory Tests
  • Radiographic Tests
  • Nursing Response: Wound Healing
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Other Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Overview of Treatment Management
  • Lbl Surgery
  • Principles of Treatment
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Biological Therapy
  • Hematopoitic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Clinical Trials
  • Multisymptom Management
  • Myelosuppression
  • Neuropathy
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Gl System
  • Body Image
  • Interventions: Wound Management
  • Sexuality
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Coping
  • Oncological Emergencies
  • ch. 16
  • Pain Management
  • Definitions and Implications of Pain
  • Pain Theories
  • ch. 12
  • Specificity Theory
  • Pattern Theory
  • Gate Control Theory
  • Theory of Total Pain
  • Pathophysiology of Pain
  • Peripheral Nervous System
  • Central Nervous System
  • Pain Mechanisms and Pathways
  • Transduction
  • Transmission
  • Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
  • Modulation
  • Perception
  • Responses to Pain
  • Social-cultural Influences
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Types of Pain
  • Nociceptive Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Acute Pain
  • Fluid Balance
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Assessing the Clinical Manifestations of Pain
  • Barriers to Pain Assessment and Pain Management
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Interventions for the Management of Acute Pain
  • Interventions for the Management of Chronic Pain
  • Physical Care of Patients with Pain
  • Pharmacology
  • Contents note continued:
  • Fluid Gains and Losses
  • Alternative Therapy
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 17
  • Pharmacology: Nursing Management
  • Pharmacological Principles of Drug Action
  • Pharmaceutic Phase
  • Pharmacokinetic Phase
  • Pharmacodynamic Phase
  • Safe Medication Administration
  • Five Rights and Three Checks
  • Principles of Concentration Regulation
  • Geriatric Considerations
  • Pharmacological Resources Available to the Nurse
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Penicillins and Cephalosporins
  • Macrolides, Tetracyclines, Aminoglycosides, and Fluoroquinolones
  • Sulfonamides
  • Newer Anti-Infective Agents
  • Antiviral and Antiretroviral Agents
  • Antifungal Agents
  • Electrolytes
  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Cardiac Glycosides
  • Antianginal Agents
  • Antidysrhythmics
  • Diuretics
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Medications to Treat Circulatory Disorders
  • Anticoagulants
  • Antilipemics
  • Respiratory Agents
  • Control of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
  • Bronchodilators
  • Inhaled Corticosteroids
  • Antiseizure Medications
  • Antiulcer Agents
  • Histamine2 Antagonists and Proton Pump inhibitors
  • Antidiabetic Agents
  • Insulin
  • Oral Hypoglycemic Agents
  • UNIT III
  • Settings for Nursing Care
  • Kidneys
  • ch. 18
  • Health Care Agencies
  • Health Care Cost and Financing
  • Access to Health Care
  • Health Care Quality
  • Classification of Health Care Agencies
  • Preventive Care Agencies
  • Primary Care Agencies
  • Tertiary Care Agencies
  • Restorative Care Agencies
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Continuing Care Agencies
  • Indian Health Services
  • The Veterans Affairs Health System
  • The Future of Health Care Agencies
  • Practice Model
  • Synergy Model
  • Outcomes
  • Nurse's Role in Health Care Agencies
  • Assessment
  • Safe Passage
  • Respiratory System
  • Cost, Access, and Quality
  • ch. 19
  • Critical Care
  • Critical Care Unit
  • The Critical Care Nurse
  • Delivery of Nursing Care
  • The Critical Care Patient
  • Common Problems of the Critically III Patient
  • Infection
  • Nutrition
  • Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System
  • Immobility
  • Pain
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep
  • Communication
  • Delirium
  • Family Member Needs
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Cardiac Output
  • Preload
  • Posterior Pituitary Gland
  • Afterload
  • Contractility
  • Equipment for Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Measurement of Hemodynamic Parameters
  • Cardiac Assist Devices
  • Procedure
  • Complications
  • Ventricular Assist Devices
  • Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
  • Types of Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
  • Fluid Imbalances
  • Intracranial Pressure Waveforms
  • Management of Patients with Increased Intracranial Pressure
  • Airway Assistance
  • Oral Airways
  • Nasal Airways
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Tracheostomy
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Positive Pressure Ventilation
  • Continuous Mandatory Ventilation
  • Infectious Disease Control
  • Fluid Volume Deficit (Hypovolemia)
  • Synchronized Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation
  • Pressure Control Ventilation Versus Volume Control Ventilation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  • Pressure Support Ventilation
  • Inverse Ratio Ventilation
  • Airway Pressure Release Ventilation
  • Mandatory Minute Ventilation
  • Proportional Assist Ventilation
  • Nursing Management of Patients Requiring Mechanical Ventilation
  • Complications of Intubation and Mechanical Ventilation
  • Fluid Volume Excess (Hypervolemia)
  • Additional Complications of Mechanical Ventilation
  • Ventilator Weaning
  • Withdrawal of Life Support
  • UNIT IV
  • Perioperative Patient Care
  • ch. 20
  • Preoperative Nursing Management
  • History of Nursing Contributions in Operative Care
  • Trends
  • Endosurgery
  • Electrolyte Imbalances
  • Short Stay Surgery
  • The Influence of Religious Faith and Spirituality on Operative Outcomes
  • Elective and Nonemergency Surgery
  • The Decision to Undergo Surgical Intervention
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nonelective Surgery
  • Urgent and Emergent Care
  • ch. 21
  • Intraoperative Nursing Management
  • Deficient Sodium Ion (Hyponatremia)
  • The Role of the Perioperative Nurse
  • The Surgical Team
  • Surgeon
  • Anesthesiologist
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  • Operating Room Nurse
  • Registered Nurse First Assistant
  • Surgical Services Education Coordinator or OR Educator
  • Director of Surgical Services/OR Director
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Excess Sodium Ion (Hypematremia)
  • Surgical Specialties
  • Anticipated Outcomes of Nursing Care
  • Nursing Sensitive Outcomes or Indicators
  • NANDA and the Nursing Process
  • Pediatric Considerations
  • Geriatric Considerations --
  • Deficient Potassium Ion (Hypokalemia)
  • Excess Potassium Ion (Hyperkalemia)
  • Deficient Calcium Ion (Hypocalcemia)
  • Excess Calcium Ion (Hypercalcemia)
  • Deficient Phosphorus Ion (Hypophosphatemia)
  • Transmission Routes
  • Excess Phosphorus Ion (Hyperphosphatemia)
  • Deficient Magnesium Ion (Hypomagnesemia)
  • Excess Magnesium Ion (Hypermagnesemia)
  • Acid-Base Balance
  • Respiratory Acidosis
  • Respiratory Alkalosis
  • Metabolic Acidosis
  • Metabolic Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gases
  • ch. 13
  • Guidelines for Infection Control
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Types of Fluids
  • Equipment and Product Selection
  • Infusion Pumps
  • Procedure of Infusion Therapy
  • IV Intravenous Procedure Special Considerations
  • IV Intravenous Complications
  • Phlebitis
  • Infiltration
  • Standard Precautions
  • Extravasation
  • Nerve Damage
  • IV Therapy Calculations
  • Ratio-Proportion Method
  • Formula Method
  • Percent Solutions
  • Units as Related to Infusion Therapy
  • Body Surface Area and Body Weight
  • Administration of IV Solutions
  • Three-Step Method
  • Transmission-Based Precautions
  • Pharmacology
  • Central Venous Catheters
  • Tunneled Catheters
  • Percutaneous Catheters
  • Implanted Ports
  • Closed-Ended Catheters
  • Troubleshooting
  • Total Parenteral Nutrition
  • Patient Conditions That Warrant Candidacy for TPN
  • Peripheral Parenteral Nutrition
  • Wound Healing
  • Metabolic Complications of TPN
  • Blood Components
  • ABO System
  • Rh Factor
  • Blood Antigens
  • Whole Blood
  • Packed Red Blood Cells
  • Platelets
  • Cryoprecipitate
  • Granulocytes
  • Types of Wound Healing
  • Albumin
  • Transfusion Risks
  • Colloids, Crystalloids, Erythropoietin, Colony Factor Stimulating Products
  • Oncology Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Sedation
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Special Considerations
  • Legal Aspects of Infusion Nursing
  • Ethical Considerations in Infusion Nursing
  • Standard Precautions in the Surgical Environment
  • Heart Failure and Inflammatory Dysfunction: Nursing MANAGEMENT
  • Heart Failure
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Handwashing
  • Heart Muscle Disease and Inflammation Dysfunction
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy
  • Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  • Carditis
  • Infective Endocarditis
  • Myocarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Valvular Disease and Dysfunction
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Pathophysiology
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Mitral Stenosis
  • Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Valvular Surgery
  • ch. 26
  • Arrhythmias: Nursing Management
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Surgical Team Attire and Technique
  • Sinoatrial Node
  • AV Node
  • Purkinje Fibers
  • Electrophysiology
  • ECG Monitoring
  • Monitoring Leads
  • Troubleshooting Cardiac Monitoring Problems
  • The Normal ECG Complex
  • Calculating Heart Rate
  • Determining Rhythm
  • Patient Safety
  • P Waves
  • PR Interval
  • QRS Complex
  • QRS Interval
  • T Wave
  • QT Interval
  • Systematic Approach to Arrhythmia Interpretation
  • Causes of Arrhythmias
  • Reentry
  • Enhanced Automaticity
  • Time Out
  • Triggered Activity
  • Sinus Rhythms
  • Normal Sinus Rhythm
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinus Arrhythmia
  • Sinus Arrest and Sinus Exit Block
  • Atrial Arrhythmias
  • Premature Atrial Complexes (Contractions)
  • Atrial Tachycardia
  • Laser
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Junctional Rhythms
  • Premature Junctional Complexes
  • Junctional Escape Rhythm
  • Junctional Tachycardia
  • Heart Blocks
  • First-Degree Heart Block
  • Second-Degree AV Block Type I
  • Surgical Fire
  • Second-Degree AV Block Type II
  • Complete Heart Block (Third-Degree Heart Block)
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias
  • Premature Ventricular Complexes
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Torsades de Pointes
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Idioventricular Rhythm
  • Asystole
  • Pulseless Electrical Activity
  • Latex
  • Management Strategies
  • Pharmacology
  • Defibrillation
  • Pacemakers
  • Ablation Therapy
  • Basic Life Support
  • Steps in Basic Adult CPR
  • Airway Obstruction
  • Automatic External Defibrillators
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary Survey
  • Ventricular Fibrillation/Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Bradycardia Algorithm
  • Unstable and Stable Tachycardia
  • ch. 27
  • Vascular Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Arteriosclerosis and Atherosclerosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Contents note continued:
  • Anesthesia and Sedation
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Types of Anesthesia
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Aneurysms and Aortic Dissections
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Risks of Anesthesia
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Intraoperative Complications
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Retained Objects
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Subclavian Steal Syndrome
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Hypothermia
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Varicose Veins
  • Intraoperative Fluid Management
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Venous Stasis Ulcer
  • Epidemiology
  • Safety in Positioning
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 28
  • Hypertension: Nursing Management
  • Hypertension
  • Malignant Hyperthermia
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 29
  • Hematological Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Ethics in Perioperative Practice
  • Anemias
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Hemolytic Anemias
  • The Surgical Environment
  • Organ Donation
  • Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
  • Thalassemia
  • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Anemia
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemias
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Folic Acid Deficiency Anemia
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia
  • Platelet and Coagulation Disorders
  • Patient Safety Goals
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Hemophilia
  • Polycythemias
  • Primary Polycythemia (Polycythemia Vera)
  • Secondary Polycythemia
  • Neutropenia
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Mononucleosis
  • Transportation
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Leukemia
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • ch. 22
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Leukemias
  • Chronic Leukemia
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Postoperative Nursing Management
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Malignant Lymphomas
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • UNIT VI
  • Alterations in Respiratory Function
  • ch. 30
  • Review of Trends in Postoperative Nursing Management
  • Assessment of Respiratory Function
  • Anatomy of the Respiratory System
  • Thorax
  • Lungs
  • Upper Respiratory Tract
  • Lower Respiratory Tract
  • Pulmonary Mechanics and Musculature
  • Respiratory Defense Mechanisms
  • Physiology of Respiration
  • Ventilation and Perfusion
  • The Post Anesthesia Care Unit
  • Ventilation-Perfusion Dysfunction
  • Hypoxemia Versus Hypoxia
  • Hypercapnia Versus Hypocapnia
  • Oxygen Transport
  • Oxygen-Hemoglobin Dissociation Curve
  • Acid-Base Balance
  • Arterial Blood Gas Analysis --
  • Recovery Factors
  • PACU Discharge
  • Nursing Care during the First 24 Hours Post-Surgery
  • Asepsis and Sterility
  • The Short-Stay Patient
  • The Patient Receiving Inpatient Care
  • Nursing Care beyond Transfer
  • Anticipating Complications
  • Recovery Milestones beyond the Day of Surgery
  • Family and Cultural Aspects of Care
  • The Older Adult
  • Home Planning
  • Discharge Planning
  • Teaching-Learning Principles for the Postoperative Patient
  • Traffic Control
  • Patient and Family Teaching
  • Electronic Resources for the Postoperative Patient
  • Delayed Recovery
  • Predicting and Preventing Outlier Situations
  • The Future of Postoperative Nursing
  • UNIT V
  • Alterations in Cardiovascular and Hematological Function
  • ch. 23
  • Assessment of Cardiovascular and Hematological Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology: Hematological System
  • Methods of Sterilization
  • Plasma
  • Erythrocytes
  • Hemoglobin
  • Aging of Erythrocytes
  • White Blood Cells
  • The Process of Hemostasis
  • Platelets
  • Assessment
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Anatomy and Physiology: Cardiovascular System
  • Sterilization of Supplies and Equipment
  • Pericardial Layers
  • Fibrous Skeleton of the Heart
  • Chambers of the Heart
  • Heart Valves
  • Systemic Circulation
  • Coronary Artery Circulation
  • Factors Affecting Bloodflow
  • Cardiac Cycle
  • Assessment
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Sterilization Monitoring
  • Nursing Management
  • ch. 24
  • Coronary Artery Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • OR Environment
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 25
  • Age-Related Changes in the Respiratory System
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Extrapulmonary and Intrapulmonary Restrictive Lung Disorder
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Tuberculosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pulmonary Fungal Infection
  • Pathophysiology
  • Laboratory Diagnostic Tests
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Bronchiolectasis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Radiographic Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Lung Abscess
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Bedside Monitoring Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Lung Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Other Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pneumothorax
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 31
  • Fractured Rib
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Flail Chest
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Upper Airway Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cor Pulmonale
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 33
  • Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Nursing Management
  • Pathophysiology
  • Seasonal Influenza
  • Epidemiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Contents note continued:
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Asthma
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT VII
  • Alterations in Neurological Function
  • ch. 34
  • Assessment of Neurological Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Nervous System Cells
  • Central Nervous System
  • Peripheral Nervous System
  • Autonomic Nervous System
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Spinal Reflexes
  • Age-Related Changes
  • Assessment
  • History
  • Interview
  • Physical Examination
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Radiographic Studies
  • Electrographic Studies
  • Viral Rhinitis
  • Ultrasound
  • ch. 35
  • Dysfunction of the Brain: Nursing Management
  • Cerebrovascular Accidents or Strokes
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Epidemiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Brain Injuries
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Types of Brain Injuries
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Brain Tumors
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 36
  • Dysfunction of the Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System: Nursing Management
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Categorizing Incomplete SCIs
  • Nontraumatic SCIs
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peripheral Nervous System Dysfunction
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Gulllain-Barre Syndrome
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Respiratory Adjustments During Exercise, Hypoxia, and in High Altitude
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • ch. 37
  • Degenerative Neurological Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Headache
  • Tension-type Headache
  • Migraine Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Seizures
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Huntington's Disease (Huntington's Chorea)
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Genetics
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • UNIT VIII
  • Alterations in Sensory Function
  • ch. 38
  • Assessment of Sensory Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye
  • External Eye --
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • History Taking
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Tonsillitis and Adenoiditis
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Inspection
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Acute and Chronic Laryngitis
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Palpation
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Obstruction During Sleep
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Epistaxis
  • Percussion
  • Etiology
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Fractures of the Nose
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Laryngeal Obstruction
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Cancer of the Larynx
  • Auscultation
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • ch. 32
  • Lower Airway Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Pneumonia
  • Ophthalmoscopic Examination
  • Adaptive Immunity
  • Assessment
  • Age and Developmental Considerations
  • Immunizations and Infections
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Illnesses
  • Surgery
  • Stress and Social Support
  • Posterior Segment Structures
  • Pharmacology
  • Lifestyle and Environmental Factors
  • Physical Examination
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Complete Blood Count with Differential
  • Radiological Tests
  • Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Total Complement (CH50)
  • Complement C3
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Ear
  • Complement C4
  • Phagocytic Cell Function Tests
  • Protein Electrophoresis
  • Immunoglobulin Electrophoresis
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Antibody Screening Tests
  • Autoantibody Tests
  • Antigen Tests
  • Biopsy
  • Skin Tests
  • External Ear
  • Anergy Tests
  • Nursing Management
  • ch. 42
  • Immunodeficiency and HIV Infection/Aids: Nursing Management
  • Immunodeficiency
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Middle Ear
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Immunodeficiency Disorders
  • Graft-Versus-Host Disease
  • Immunosuppressive Therapy
  • Hypersensitivity Disorders
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Inner Ear
  • Sjogrens's Syndrome
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Progressive Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma)
  • ch. 43
  • Allergic Dysfunction: Nursing Management
  • Allergic Dysfunction
  • Genetics
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Assessment of the Ear
  • Types of Hypersensitivity
  • Type 1
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Type 2
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Type 3
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Type 4
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Present History of Ear Problem
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Atopic Asthma
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Nursing Diagnoses
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Evaluation of Outcomes
  • Past Medical History
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Assessment with Clinical Manifestations
  • Planning and Implementation
  • Allergic Conditions
  • Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Family History
  • Urticaria
  • Angioneurotic Edema
  • Food Allergy
  • Latex Allergy
  • Serum Sickness
  • Contact Dermatitis (Dermatitis Medicamentosa)
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • UNIT X
  • Alterations in Integumentary Function
  • ch. 44
  • Contents note continued:
  • Personal and Social History
  • Assessment of Integumentary Function
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Epidermis
  • Dermis