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Author : Sandra M. Nettina Pages : 1594 pages Publisher : LWW Language : ISBN-10 : 1496379942 ISBN-13 : 9781496379948

Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice A classic nursing reference, the fully updated Lippincott Manual for Nursing Practice, 11th Edition , offers expert nursing knowledge and much-needed practical guidance on patient care.Authoritative yet easy to follow, this comprehensive text guides you through the nursing concepts and skills particularly vital for medical-surgical assessment, care, and treatment. Essential for both in-the-classroom and onthe-unit guidance, this is the expertise that all students, new nurses, and medical-surgical nurses need to grasp essential nursing concepts, care management, and procedures.Discover the insights and data that every nurse needs:NEWand updated features – Nursing, Gerontologic, Drug, and Transitional Care Alerts, evidence-based references, diagnostic methods, and drug treatment throughout the bookEasy-to-read, well-illustrated outline format – practical, pertinent, and comprehensive content for the busy nurse, including:Patient education – essential self-care, prevention, and health promotion informationNursing assessments – important signs and symptoms and other clinical data to be on the alert for in all types of conditionsBody system terminology – how anatomy and physiology are affected by disease in each body systemEquipment use – utilizing technology for patient monitoring and therapyNursing process and practice – systematic use of the nursing process for assessment, planning, and interventionEmergency nursing – emergent conditionsPsychiatric Nursing – mental health problemsMedical-surgical nursing – adult physical assessment, IV therapy, perioperative nursing, cancer nursing, and care of the older or disabled adultPatient care by body system – functions, problems, disorders, and therapies described for the respiratory, cardiovascular, neurologic and sensory, gastrointestinal, renal, genitourinary, reproductive, metabolic, endocrine, hematologic, immunologic, musculoskeletal, and integumentary systemsMaternity and neonatal nursing – maternal and fetal health, nursing management during labor and delivery, care of mother and neonate in postpartum period, and complications of childbearingPediatric nursing – pediatric growth and development, physical assessment, primary care, treatment of pediatric disorders of all body systems, and developmental disabilitieseBook that includes step-by-step procedure guidelines – guidance on more than 150 procedures, with rationales and direction on what to do next and whyYour book purchase includes a complimentary download of the enhanced eBook for iOS™, Android™, PC, and Mac. Take advantage of these practical features that will improve your eBook experience:The ability to download the eBook on multiple devices at one time—providing a seamless reading experience online or offlineEasily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speechPowerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that allow you to search within this book, or across your entire library of VitalSource eBooksAbout the AuthorSandra M. Nettina, MSN, ANP-BC, is a Nurse Practitioner and founder and president of Prime Care House Calls, West Friendship, Maryland. Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice

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