Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing - 10th Edition - ISBN: 9780323371179, 9780323371506

Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing

10th Edition

Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems

Authors: Sharon Lewis Debra Hagler Linda Bucher Margaret Heitkemper Mariann Harding Jeffrey Kwong Dottie Roberts
eBook ISBN: 9780323371506
eBook ISBN: 9780323371513
Paperback ISBN: 9780323371179
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 27th September 2016
Page Count: 816
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Get instant access to all the information you need for more than 200 medical-surgical conditions and procedures with the Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems. Designed to accompany the 10th Edition of the Lewis main text, this portable reference has been completely updated throughout to reflect current practice. The Clinical Companion is organized alphabetically for quick reference and includes a variety of full-color illustrations and summary tables to help you digest information quickly.

Key Features

  • Disorders section covers commonly encountered medical-surgical conditions in a consistent, clinically-relevant format that includes:
    • Definition/Description
    • Pathophysiology
    • Clinical Manifestations
    • Complications
    • Diagnostic Studies
    • Interprofessional Care (including Drug Therapy, where relevant)
    • Nursing Management

  • Treatments and Procedures section summarizes the need-to-know content about common medical-surgical treatments and procedures such as basic life support, enteral nutrition, and artificial airway management.
  • Cross-references to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 10th Edition, make it easy to locate more in-depth information.
  • Patient and caregiver teaching content highlighted with a special icon, identifying information to share with patients and caregivers.
  • Reference Appendix contains information commonly used in nursing practice, such as abbreviations, laboratory values, and commonly used formulas.

Table of Contents

Part One: Disorders

Abdominal Pain, Acute
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Addison’s Disease
Alzheimer’s Disease
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Anal Cancer
Anemia
Anemia, Aplastic
Anemia, Cobalamin (Vitamin B12) Deficiency
Anemia, Folic Acid Deficiency
Anemia, Iron Deficiency
Aneurysm
Angina, Chronic Stable
Angina, Unstable
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Aortic Dissection
Appendicitis
Asthma
Bell’s Palsy
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Bladder Cancer
Bone Cancer
Brain Tumors
Breast Cancer
Bronchiectasis
Burns
Cardiomyopathy
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cataract
Celiac Disease
Cervical Cancer
Chlamydial Infections
Cholelithiasis/Cholecystitis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Cancer
Conjunctivitis
Constipation
Cor Pulmonale
Coronary Artery Disease
Crohn’s Disease
Cushing’s Syndrome
Cystic Fibrosis
Dementia
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus
Diarrhea
Dislocation and Subluxation
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Diverticulitis/Diverticulosis
Dysmenorrhea
Dysrhythmias
Eating Disorders
Encephalitis
Endocarditis, Infective
Endometrial Cancer
Endometriosis
Esophageal Cancer
Fibrocystic Breast Changes
Fibromyalgia
Flail Chest
Fracture
Fracture, Hip
Fracture, Humerus
Fracture, Pelvis
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Upper
Glaucoma
Glomerulonephritis
Gonorrhea
Gout
Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Head Injury
Head and Neck Cancer
Headache
Heart Failure
Hemophilia and Von Willebrand Disease
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis, Viral
Hernia
Herpes, Genital
Hiatal Hernia
Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Huntington’s Disease
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypothyroidism
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease, Chronic
Kidney Injury, Acute
Lactase Deficiency
Leiomyomas
Leukemia
Liver Cancer
Low Back Pain, Acute
Low Back Pain, Chronic
Lung Cancer
Lyme Disease
Macular Degeneration
Malignant Melanoma
Malnutrition
Meningitis, Bacterial
Metabolic Syndrome
Multiple Myeloma
Multiple Sclerosis
Myasthenia Gravis
Myocardial Infarction
Myocarditis
Narcolepsy
Nausea and Vomiting
Nephrotic Syndrome
Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphomas
Obesity
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Oral Cancer
Osteoarthritis
Osteomalacia
Osteomyelitis
Osteoporosis
Ovarian Cancer
Paget’s Disease
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatitis, Acute
Pancreatitis, Chronic
Parkinson’s Disease
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Pelvic Pain, Chronic
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Pericarditis, Acute
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peritonitis
Pneumonia
Pneumothorax
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Polycythemia
Pressure Ulcer
Prostate Cancer
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pyelonephritis
Raynaud’s Phenomenon
Reactive Arthritis
Refractive Errors
Respiratory Failure, Acute
Restless Legs Syndrome
Retinal Detachment
Rheumatic Fever and Heart Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Scleroderma
Seizure Disorders
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Shock
Sickle Cell Disease
Sjögren’s Syndrome
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumors
Spleen Disorders
Stomach Cancer
Stroke
Syphilis
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS) and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome (MODS)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Testicular Cancer
Thalassemia
Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger’s Disease)
Thrombocytopenia
Thyroid Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tuberculosis
Ulcerative Colitis
Urethritis
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Retention
Urinary Tract Calculi
Urinary Tract Infections
Vaginal, Cervical, and Vulvar Infections
Valvular Heart Disease
Varicose Veins
Venous Thrombosis
Warts, Genital

Part Two: Treatments and Procedures

Amputation
Artificial Airways: Endotracheal Tubes
Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers
Chemotherapy
Chest Tubes and Pleural Drainage
Dialysis
Enteral Nutrition
Immunotherapy and Targeted Therapy
Mechanical Ventilation
Ostomies
Oxygen Therapy
Pacemakers
Parenteral Nutrition
Tracheostomy
Urinary Catheterization

Part Three: Reference Appendix

Abbreviations
The Joint Commission’s Official “Do Not Use” List
Blood Gases
Blood Products
Breath Sounds
Commonly Used Formulas
Dysrhythmias
Electrocardiogram (ECG) Monitoring: Waveform and Normal Sinus Rhythm
Glasgow Coma Scale
Heart Sounds
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
Laboratory Values
Lung Volumes and Capacities
Medication Administration
Temperature Conversion Factors
TNM Classification System
English/Spanish Common Medical Terms
Urinalysis

Details

No. of pages:
816
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2017
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323371506
eBook ISBN:
9780323371513
Paperback ISBN:
9780323371179

About the Author

Sharon Lewis

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Professor, Castella Distinguished Professor, School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Debra Hagler

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation Arizona State University Phoenix, Arizona

Linda Bucher

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, School of Nursing, University of Delaware, Newark, DE; Staff Nurse, Emergency Department, Virtua Memorial Hospital, Mt. Holly, NJ

Margaret Heitkemper

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairperson, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, Elizabeth Sterling Soule Endowed Chair in Nursing, School of Nursing; Adjunct Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Mariann Harding

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, Kent State University at Tuscarawas, New Philadelphia, Ohio

Jeffrey Kwong

Affiliations and Expertise

Program Director, Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Program; Program Director, HIV Sub-specialty; Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York

Dottie Roberts

Affiliations and Expertise

Instructor, University of South Carolina College of Nursing, Columbia, South Carolina