Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing book cover

Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing

Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems

Paperback, 832 Pages

Published: November 2010

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-06662-4

Contents

  • Part One: Disorders
    Abdominal Pain, Acute
    Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    Addison's Disease
    Alzheimer's Disease
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Anemia
    Anemia, Aplastic
    Anemia, Cobalamin Deficiency
    Anemia, Folic Acid Deficiency
    Anemia, Iron Deficiency
    Aneurysm
    Angina, Chronic Stable
    Angina, Prinzmetal's
    Angina, Unstable (See Acute Coronary Syndrome)
    Ankylosing Spondylitis
    Anorectal Abscess
    Aortic Dissection
    Appendicitis
    Asthma
    Bell's Palsy
    Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
    Bladder Cancer
    Bone Cancer
    Brain Tumors
    Breast Cancer
    Burns
    Cardiomyopathy
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    Cataract
    Celiac Disease
    Cervical Cancer
    Chlamydial Infection
    Cholelithiasis/Cholecystitis
    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis
    Cirrhosis
    Colorectal Cancer
    Conjunctivitis
    Constipation
    Cor Pulmonale
    Coronary Artery Disease
    Crohn's Disease
    Cushing Syndrome
    Cystic Fibrosis
    Diabetes Insipidus
    Diabetes Mellitus
    Diarrhea
    Dislocation and Subluxation
    Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
    Diverticulitis/Diverticulosis
    Dysmenorrhea
    Dysrhythmias
    Encephalitis
    Endocarditis, Infective
    Endometrial Cancer
    Endometriosis
    Esophageal Cancer
    Fibrocystic Breast Changes
    Fibromyalgia Syndrome
    Flail Chest
    Fracture
    Fracture, Hip
    Fracture, Humerus
    Fracture, Pelvis
    Fracture, Mandible
    Gastritis
    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
    Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Upper
    Glaucoma
    Glomerulonephritis
    Glomerulonephritis, Acute Poststreptococcal
    Glomerulonephritis, Chronic
    Gonorrhea
    Gout
    Guillain-Barré Syndrome
    Head Injury
    Head and Neck Cancer
    Headache
    Heart Failure
    Hemophilia
    Hemorrhoids
    Hepatitis, Viral
    Hernia
    Herniated Intervertebral Disk (See Intervertebral Lumbar Disk Damage)
    Herpes, Genital
    Hiatal Hernia
    Hodgkin's Lymphoma (Hodgkin's Disease)
    Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
    Huntington's Disease
    Hyperparathyroidism
    Hypertension
    Hyperthyroidism
    Hypoparathyroidism
    Hypothyroidism
    Increased Intracranial Pressure
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Interstitial Cystitis
    Intervertebral Lumbar Disk Damage
    Intestinal Obstruction
    Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    Kidney Cancer
    Kidney Disease, Chronic
    Lactase Deficiency
    Leiomyomas
    Leukemia
    Liver Cancer
    Low Back Pain, Acute
    Low Back Pain, Chronic
    Lung Cancer
    Lyme Disease
    Macular Degeneration
    Malabsorption Syndrome
    Malignant Melanoma
    Malnutrition
    Mèniére's Disease
    Meningitis
    Metabolic Syndrome
    Multiple Myeloma
    Multiple Sclerosis
    Myasthenia Gravis
    Myocardial Infarction (see Acute Coronary Syndrome)
    Myocarditis
    Nausea and Vomiting
    Nephrotic Syndrome
    Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    Obesity
    Oral Cancer
    Osteoarthritis
    Osteomalacia
    Osteomyelitis
    Osteoporosis
    Ovarian Cancer
    Paget's Disease
    Pancreatic Cancer
    Pancreatitis, Acute
    Pancreatitis, Chronic
    Parkinson's Disease
    Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
    Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Pericarditis, Acute
    Peripheral Arterial Disease (Lower Extremities)
    Peritonitis
    Pneumonia
    Pneumothorax
    Polycystic Kidney Disease
    Polycythemia
    Pressure Ulcer
    Prostate Cancer
    Pulmonary Embolism
    Pulmonary Hypertension
    Pyelonephritis
    Raynaud's Phenomenon (Arteriospastic Disease)
    Reactive Arthritis
    Refractive Errors
    Reiter Syndrome (See Reactive Arthritis)
    Renal Failure, Acute
    Respiratory Failure, Acute
    Restless Legs Syndrome
    Retinal Detachment
    Rheumatic Fever and Heart Disease
    Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Seizure Disorders
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Shock
    Sickle Cell Disease
    Sjšgren Syndrome
    Spinal Cord Injury
    Spinal Cord Tumors
    Spleen Disorders
    Stomach Cancer
    Stroke
    Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
    Syphilis
    Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome and Multiple Organ Dysfunction
    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma)
    Testicular Cancer
    Tetanus
    Thalassemia
    Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger's Disease)
    Thrombocytopenic Purpura
    Trigeminal Neuralgia
    Tuberculosis
    Ulcerative Colitis
    Urethritis
    Urinary Incontinence and Retention
    Urinary Tract Calculi
    Urinary Tract Infection
    Vaginal, Cervical, and Vulvar Infections
    Valvular Heart Disease
    Varicose Veins
    Venous Thrombosis
    Warts, Genital

    Part Two: Treatments and Procedures
    Amputation
    Artificial Airways: Endotracheal Tubes
    Biologic and Targeted Therapy for Cancer Treatment
    Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Basic Life Support
    Casts
    Chemotherapy
    Chest Tubes and Pleural Drainage
    Dialysis
    Emergency Patient: Primary and Secondary Survey
    Enteral Nutrition
    Heimlich Maneuver
    Mechanical Ventilation
    Ostomies
    Oxygen Therapy
    Pacemakers
    Parenteral Nutrition
    Tracheostomy
    Tube Feeding
    Urinary Catheterization

    Part Three: Reference Appendix
    Abbreviations
    Official "Do Not Use" Abbreviations
    Blood Gases
    Blood Laboratory Values
    Blood Products
    Breath Sounds
    Cancer Screening Guidelines
    Commonly Used Formulas
    Commonly Used Herbs
    Characteristics of Common Dysrhythmias
    Electrocardiogram (ECG) Monitoring: Waveform and Normal Sinus Rhythm
    Glasgow Coma Scale
    Heart Sounds
    Medication Administration
    Preventive Services for Healthy Adults
    Temperature Conversion Factors
    TNM Classification System
    English/Spanish Common Medical Terms
    Urine Laboratory Values

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