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Covers all aspects of critical care nursing for patients who are experiencing acute physical, physiological and psychological alteration. Management of conditions in ICU and CCU is fully explained.Different formats of care plans are explained. Part 1: General Aspects of Care, 1. Evolution of Critical Care: Historical Perspectives, 2. Concepts of Critical Care Nursing, 3. Principles of Critical Care Nursing, 4. Scope of Nursing Practice in Critical Care Units, 5. Legal Aspects in Critical Care Nursing, 6. Role of the Nurse in Critical Care Unit, 7. Planning of a Critical Care Unit, 8. Nosocomial Infections and their Control in Critical Care Units, 9. Psychosocial Components of Critical Care Nursing, 10. Nursing Process in Critical Care Unit, Part 2: Coronary Components of Critical Care Nursing, 11. Assessment of Cardiovascular System, 12. Assessment of Cardiovascular Function, Part 3: Pulmonary Components of Critical Care Nursing, 14. Related Anatomy and Physiology, 15. Assessment of Respiratory System, 16. Nursing Process Pertaining to Pulmonary Function, Part 4: Medical Components of Critical Care Nursing, 17. Hepatic Failure, 18. Diabetic Keto Acidosis, 19. Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketoacidotic Diabetes, 20. Endocrine Changes in Critically Ill Patient, 21. Drug Overdosage, 22. Tetanus, 23. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, 24. Multiple Organ Failure, 25. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Part 5: Surgical Components of Critical Care Nursing, 26. Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance, 27. Total Parenteral Nutrition, 28. Pain, 29. Nursing Process Pertaining to Complex Surgical Conditions, 30. Postoperative Patient in Critical Care Unit, 31. Preventing Postanaesthetic Complication., Part 6: Neurological Components of Critical Care Nursing, 32. Neurological Assessment, 33. Nursing Process Pertaining to Specific Neurologic Conditions, Part 7: Pharmacology, 34. Antianginal Drugs, 35. Antihypertensives, 36. Antiarrhythmic Agents, 37. Insulin, 38. Bronchodilators, 39. Muscle Relaxants, 40. Antibiotic Therapy, 41. Anticerebral Edema Agents, 42. Narcotic Analgesics, 43. Anticoagulants and Blood Formers, Part 8: Trends and Issues, 44. Critical Care Today, 45. Clinical Practice, 46. Education, 47. Research, 48. Information Technology and Critical Care, 49. Quality Assurance in Critical Care Nursing, Part 9: Procedures, 50. Electrocardiogram, 51. Airway Management, 52. Suctioning, 53. Chest Physiotherapy, 54. Arterial Puncture and Arterial Blood Gas Estimation, 55. Measuring CSF Pressure, 56. Ventricular Catheterization, 57. Hemodynamic Monitoring, 58. Oxygen Therapy, 59. Chest Drainage. Printed Pages: 698. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 21207
Titel: Essentials of Critical Care Nursing
Verlag: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
Auflage: First edition.
Buchbeschreibung MCGRAW HILL MEDICAL Mai 2014, 2014. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 272x213x28 mm. Neuware - 1. Assessment of Critically Ill Patients and Families 2. Planning Care for Critically Ill Patients 3. Interpretation and Management of Basic Cardiac Rhythms 4. Hemodynamic Monitoring 5. Airway and Ventilatory Management 6. Pain, Sedation, and Neuromuscular Blockade Management 7. Pharmacology 8. Ethical and Legal Considerations 9. Cardiovascular System 10. Respiratory System 11. Multisystem Problems 12. Neurological System 13. Hematologic and Immune Systems 14. Gastrointestinal System 15. Renal System 16. Endocrine System 17. Trauma 18. Advanced ECG Concepts 19. Advanced Cardiovascular Concepts 20. Advanced Respiratory Concepts: Models of Ventilation 21. Advanced Neurologic Concepts 22. Normal Values Table 23. Pharmacology Tables 24. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Algorithms 25. Hemodynamic Troubleshooting Guide 26. Cardiac Rhythms, ECG Characteristic and Treatment Guide 601 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9780071822794
Buchbeschreibung Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Mai 2012, 2012. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. Neuware - Essentials of Critical Care Nursing: A Holistic Approach focuses on the most common disorders and technologies encountered by a critical care nurse today. It includes enough depth to enhance the readers full understanding of important topics and fully prepares the student for practice. The clear, concise writing style assists students in understanding the pathophysiological basis for illness and the strategies the critical care nurse uses in assessing and managing patients. This text contains information about important psychosocial concepts, legal and ethical issues, history and physical examinations, key laboratory and diagnostic tests, as well as key nursing interventions used in critical care. Each chapter contains learning objectives to help focus the reader and a case study with critical thinking study questions that guide the students knowledge to practical application. Specially designed features appear throughout the text to assist students in providing competent and compassionate care to critically ill patients and their families: Drug Therapy tables summarize information related to the administration and monitoring of drug therapy such as adverse effects, contraindications to use, measures that should be taken before administering the drug, as well as how to monitor a patient receiving the medication.Diagnostic Tests tables present significant diagnostic test information including the purpose and method of testing, normal values, abnormal values, and nursing implications.The Older Patient notes, appearing within the flow of the text, highlight information related to assessing and caring for older patients in the critical care setting.Red Flag notes, also appearing throughout the text, highlight information that will help a critical care nurse recognize a serious problem or life-threatening change in a patients condition 536 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781609136932