Priorities in Critical Care Nursing

Priorities in Critical Care Nursing

9th Edition - February 10, 2023

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  • Authors: Linda Urden, Kathleen Stacy, Mary Lough
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323809818
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323809900
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780443111532

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Table of Contents

  • UNIT ONE: FOUNDATIONS IN CRITICAL CARE NURSING
    1. Caring for the Critically Ill Patient
    2. Ethical and Legal Issues
    3. Facilitating Care Transitions New title/focus!

    UNIT TWO: COMMON PROBLEMS IN CRITICAL CARE
    4. Psychosocial Alterations
    5. Sleep Alterations
    6. Nutritional Alterations
    7. Gerontological Alterations
    8. Pain and Pain Management
    9. Sedation and Delirium Management
    10. End-of-Life Care

    UNIT THREE: CARDIOVASCULAR ALTERATIONS
    11. Cardiovascular Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    12. Cardiovascular Disorders
    13. Cardiovascular Therapeutic Management

    UNIT FOUR: PULMONARY ALTERATIONS
    14. Pulmonary Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    15. Pulmonary Disorders
    16. Pulmonary Therapeutic Management

    UNIT FIVE: NEUROLOGICAL ALTERATIONS
    17. Neurological Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    18. Neurologic Disorders and Therapeutic Management

    UNIT SIX: KIDNEY ALTERATIONS
    19. Kidney Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    20. Kidney Disorders and Therapeutic Management

    UNIT SEVEN: GASTROINTESTINAL ALTERATIONS
    21. Gastrointestinal Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    22. Gastrointestinal Disorders and Therapeutic Management

    UNIT EIGHT: ENDOCRINE ALTERATIONS
    23. Endocrine Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    24. Endocrine Disorders and Therapeutic Management

    UNIT NINE: MULTISYSTEM ALTERATIONS
    25. Trauma
    26. Shock, Sepsis, and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
    27. Hematological Disorders and Oncological Emergencies

    APPENDICES

    Appendix A. Nursing Management Plans of Care
    Appendix B. Physiologic Formulas for Critical Care

    Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 594
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2023
  • Published: February 10, 2023
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323809818
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323809900
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780443111532

About the Authors

Linda Urden

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Director, Master’s, Healthcare Informatics, and International Nursing Programs, Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, Beyster Institute for Nursing Research, Advanced Practice, and Simulation, University of San Diego, San Diego, California

Kathleen Stacy

Affiliations and Expertise

Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, Clinical Professor, Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, University of San Diego, San Diego, California

Mary Lough

Affiliations and Expertise

Nurse Scientist, Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, Stanford Health Care; Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford University, Stanford, California

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