Rehabilitation Nursing

4th Edition

Prevention, Intervention, and Outcomes


  • Shirley Hoeman
    • Print ISBN 9780323045551

    Key Features

    • Comprehensive text with a holistic presentation of rehabilitation nursing care.
    • Highly referenced and research-based to provide an outstanding resource for practicing nurses and students.
    • Explores issues that impact the delivery of rehabilitation care such as ethical, economic, educational, and political considerations.
    • Integrates lifespan and cultural considerations throughout the text to provide nurses with important information on dealing with a diverse patient population.
    • Includes current NIC/NOC interventions and outcomes for all topics.
    • Case Studies with Critical Thinking Questions help reader integrate and apply chapter content.

    Table of Contents

    Part I Foundations of Rehabilitation Nursing

    1 History, Issues, and Trends

    2 Theory and Practice: Models for Rehabilitation Nursing

    3 Legal and Ethical Issues in Rehabilitation Nursing

    4 Research-Based Rehabilitation Nursing Practice

    5 Outcome-Directed Client and Family Education

    6 Cultural and Medical Systems: Conventional, Alternative, and Complementary Health Patterns

    7 Pharmacology for Rehabilitation Nursing

    Part II Management for Client-Centered Programs

    8 Administration and Leadership

    9 Quality: Indicators and Management

    10 Patient Safety

    11 Evaluation and Outcome Measures

    12 Community-Based Rehabilitation

    13 Case Management

    Part III Health Patterns: Systems Functions

    14 Functional Mobility

    15 Skin Integrity

    16 Nourishment and Swallowing

    17 Respiration and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

    18 Bladder Elimination and Continence

    19 Bowel Elimination and Regulation

    20 Muscle and Skeletal Function

    21 Neuromuscular Disorders

    Part IV Health Patterns: Psychosocial Functions

    22 Client and Family Coping

    23 Rehabilitation Involving the Senses, Sensation, Perception, and Pain

    24 Communication: Language and Pragmatics

    25 Cognition and Behavior

    26 Sleep

    27 Sexuality

    28 Lifestyle / Recreation

    29 Spirituality

    Pat V Restoration and Rehabilitation: Special Populations

    30 Rehabilitation Nursing Care of People with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

    31 Pediatric Rehabilitation Nursing

    32 Gerontological Rehabilitation Nursing

    33 Cardiac and Cardiovascular Rehabilitation

    34 Restoration After Burn Injury

    35 The Regulatory and Immune Systems and the Client with HIV

    36 Renal Rehabilitation

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    About the author

    Shirley Hoeman

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Health Systems Consultations, International, Naples, MA