Winningham

Winningham's Critical Thinking Cases in Nursing

Medical-Surgical, Pediatric, Maternity, and Psychiatric

Develop your critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills with 150 realistic case studies from the four major clinical practice areas: medical-surgical, pediatric, maternity, and psychiatric/mental health nursing. Each case covers a common problem, drawn from actual clinical experiences and written by nurses who are clinical experts. All cases have been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect current clinical practices, with integrated content on pharmacology, nutrition, and diagnostic/laboratory tests to encourage you to think critically about all aspects of care. This fifth edition also features an increased emphasis on patient management, and new documentation and communication exercises. Plus new NCLEX® Examination format-questions help you prepare for success on the NCLEX® Examination and provide safe, quality patient care.

Paperback, 688 Pages

Published: May 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-08325-6

Contents

  • PART ONE - MEDICAL-SURGICAL CASES

    Chapter 1: Cardiovascular Disorders

    Chapter 2: Respiratory Disorders

    Chapter 3: Musculoskeletal Disorders

    Chapter 4: Gastrointestinal Disorders

    Chapter 5: Genitourinary Disorders

    Chapter 6: Neurologic Disorders

    Chapter 7: Endocrine Disorders

    Chapter 8: Immunologic Disorders

    Chapter 9: Oncologic and Hematologic Disorders

    PART TWO - PEDIATRIC, MATERNITY, AND PSYCHIATRIC CASES

    Chapter 10: Pediatric Disorders

    Chapter 11: Maternal and Obstetric Disorders

    Chapter 12: Women’s Health Disorders

    Chapter 13: Psychiatric Disorders

    PART THREE - OTHER/ADVANCED CASES

    Chapter 14: Alternative Therapies

    Chapter 15: Patients with Multiple Disorders

    Chapter 16: Emergency Situations

    Appendix: Abbreviations and Acronyms

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