All-In-One Care Planning Resource - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780323095549

All-In-One Care Planning Resource

3rd Edition

Authors: Pamela Swearingen
eBook ISBN: 9780323095549
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 9th June 2011

Table of Contents

Part I: Medical-Surgical Nursing Care Plans

General Care Plans

1. Cancer Care

2. Pain

3. Perioperative Care

4. Prolonged Bedrest

5. Psychosocial Support

6. Psychosocial Support for the Patient's Family and Significant Other

7. Older Adult Care

8. Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Respiratory Care Plans

9. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

10. Pneumonia

11. Pneumothorax/Hemothorax

12. Pulmonary Embolus

13. Pulmonary Tuberculosis

14. Respiratory Failure, Acute

Cardiovascular Care Plans

15. Aneurysms

16. Atherosclerotic Arterial Occlusive Disease

17. Cardiac and Noncardiac Shock (Circulatory Failure)

18. Cardiac Surgery

19. Coronary Artery Disease

20. Dysrhythmias and Conduction Disturbances

21. Heart Failure

22. Hypertension

23. Pulmonary Hypertension

24. Venous Thrombosis/Thrombophlebitis

Renal-Urinary Care Plans

25. Renal Failure, Acute

26. Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

27. Chronic Kidney Disease

28. Care of the Patient Undergoing Hemodialysis

29. Care of the Patient Undergoing Peritoneal Dialysis

30. Care of the Renal Transplant Recipient

31. Ureteral Calculi

32. Urinary Diversions

33. Urinary Tract Obstruction

Neurologic Care Plans

34. General Care of Patients with Neurologic Disorders

35. Bacterial Meningitis

36. Guillain-Barre Syndrome

37. Intervertebral Disk Disease

38. Multiple Sclerosis

39. Parkinsonism

40. Seizures and Epilepsy

41. Spinal Cord Injury

42. Stroke

43. Traumatic Brain Injury

Endocrine Care Plans

44. Diabetes Insipidus

45. D


The only book with nursing care plans for all core clinical areas, All-In-One Care Planning Resource, 3rd Edition, provides 100 care plans with the nursing diagnoses and interventions you need to know to care for patients in all settings. It includes care plans for pediatric, maternity, and psychiatric nursing in addition to medical-surgical nursing, so you can use just one book throughout your entire nursing curriculum. A new online care plan tutorial walks you through the steps of creating care plans, and updates keep you current with the latest clinical developments, new pharmacologic treatments, QSEN patient safety standards, and evidence-based practice guidelines. Edited by Pamela Swearingen, this book is known for its clear, straightforward approach, its practical and consistent format, and its detailed rationales.

Key Features

  • Updates from clinical experts ensure the most current, accurate, and clinically relevant content available.
  • A consistent format for each care plan allows faster lookup of key content, with headings for Overview/Pathophysiology, Health Care Setting, Assessment, Diagnostic Tests, Nursing Diagnoses, Desired Outcomes, Interventions with Rationales, and Patient-Family Teaching and Discharge Planning.
  • Color-coded sections for medical-surgical, maternity, pediatric, and psychiatric nursing make it easy to find information quickly.
  • Prioritized nursing diagnoses are listed in order of importance and physiologic need.
  • A two-column format for nursing assessments/interventions and rationales makes it easier to scan information.
  • Detailed rationales for each nursing intervention help you to apply concepts to clinical practice.
  • Outcome criteria with specific timelines help you to set realistic goals for nursing outcomes and provide quality, cost-effective care.
  • NANDA-I taxonomy updates keep you current with NANDA-I terminology and current diagnoses.


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About the Authors

Pamela Swearingen Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Special Project Editor, Grand Rapids, MN