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Medical Surgical Nursing: Preparation for Practice, Combined Volume, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Kathleen S. Osborn, Cheryl E. Wraa, Annita S. Watson

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Apr 14, 2009

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A high-level medical-surgical nursing textbook focused on providing students with rationales for why they do what they do, and grounded in critical thinking and evidence-based practice.  Medical Surgical Nursing: Preparation for Practice presents a foundation on which to build the nursing practice of today and tomorrow, including the cognitive, affective, and psychomotor skills necessary to practice.

 

Author website:  www.authorcasting.com/pearson/osborn/medsurg/cb/

 

Table of Contents

Unit I:             Concepts Related to Health Care Delivery and Nursing Practice

 

Chapter 1:       Preparation for Practice                                                         

Chapter 2:       Experiential Learning: Skill Acquisition and Gaining Clinical Knowledge  

Chapter 3:       Health Care Trends and Regulatory Aspects of Health Care Delivery         

Chapter 4:       Ethical and Legal Guidelines for Nursing Practice               

Chapter 5:       Nursing Care Delivery Systems         

Chapter 6:       Nursing Documentation                                                                                                      

Chapter 7:       Nursing Process         

Chapter 8:       Role of Research in Nursing Practice                                                

                                   

                             

Unit II:           General Concepts Related to Nursing Practice

Chapter 9:       Health Assessment

Chapter 10:     The Aging Patient   

Chapter 11:     Genetics                                             

Chapter 12:     Stress and Adaptation           

Chapter 13:     Psychosocial Issues in Nursing                                              

Chapter 14:     Nutrition                    

Chapter 15:     Pain Assessment and Management                

Chapter 16:     Substance Abuse                                            

Chapter 17:     Nursing Management  at End of Life                                                                                   

 

UNIT III:       Physiological Concepts Related to Nursing Practice

 

Chapter 18:     Fluid and electrolytes                        

Chapter 19:     Acid-Base Imbalance                         

Chapter 20:     Infectious Disease                              

Chapter 21:     Hypertension  

 

UNIT IV:       Complex Skills Related to Nursing Practice

 

Chapter 22:     Infusion Therapy                    

Chapter 23:     Blood Administration                                                                                   

Chapter 24:     Hemodynamic Monitoring

 

UNIT V:         Nursing Management of the Surgical Patient      

 

Chapter 25:     Preoperative Nursing

Chapter 26:     Intraoperative Nursing

Chapter 27:     Postoperative Nursing

 

Unit VI:          Nursing Management of Patients with Neurological Disorders                           

 

Chapter 28:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Neurological Disorders                                  

Chapter 29:     Caring for the Patient with Acute Brain Disorders                                       

Chapter 30:     Caring for the Patient with Cerebral Vascular Disorders                              

Chapter 31:     Caring for the Patient with Chronic Neurological Disorders                        

Chapter 32:     Caring for the Patient with Spinal Cord Injuries                                           

 

Unit VII:        Nursing Management of Patients with Respiratory Disorders    

 

Chapter 33:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Respiratory Disorders                        

Chapter 34:     Caring for the Patient with Upper Airway Disorders                        

Chapter 35:     Caring for the Patient with Lower Airway Disorders                                   

Chapter 36:     Caring for the Patient with Complex Respiratory Disorders                           

 

Unit VIII:       Nursing Management of Patients with Cardiovascular Disorders

 

Chapter 37:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Cardiovascular Disorders

Chapter 38:     Nursing Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram

Chapter 39:     Diagnostic & Interventional Therapies for Cardiovascular Disorders                       

Chapter 40:     Caring for the Patient with Coronary Artery Disorders                    

Chapter 41:     Caring for the Patient with Cardiac Inflammatory Disorders                                             

Chapter 42:     Caring for the Patient with Heart Failure                              

Chapter 43:     Caring for the Patient with Peripheral Vascular Disorders                

 

Unit IX:          Nursing Management of Patients with Gastrointestinal, Renal & Urinary Disorders

 

Chapter 44:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Gastrointestinal, Renal  and Urinary Disorders                                 

Chapter 45:     Caring for the Patient with Gastrointestinal Disorders                                 

Chapter 46:     Caring for the Patient with Hepatic and Biliary Disorders   

Chapter 47:     Caring for the Patient with Renal and Urinary Disorders                                                                             

 

Unit X:           Nursing Management of Patients with Reproductive Disorders

 

Chapter 48:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Reproductive Disorders                     

Chapter 49:     Caring for the Patient with Female Reproductive Disorders            

Chapter 50:     Caring for the Patient with Male Reproductive Disorders                

 

Unit XI:          Nursing Management of Patients with Endocrine Disorders

 

Chapter 51:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Endocrine Disorders              

Chapter 52:     Caring for the Patient with Glandular and Hormonal Disorders       

Chapter 53:     Caring for the Patient with Diabetes                                                 

 

Unit XII:        Nursing Management of Patients with Musculoskeletal Disorders

 

Chapter 54:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Musculoskeletal Disorders     

Chapter 55:     Caring for the Patient with Musculoskeletal Disorders                                            

Chapter 56:     Caring for the Patient with Musculoskeletal Trauma                        

Chapter 57:     Caring for the Patient during Musculoskeletal Surgical Procedures                         

Chapter 58:     Caring for the Patient with Arthritis and ConnectiveTissue Disorders?                                          

 

Unit XIII:       Nursing Management of Patients with Immunologic, Inflammatory and Hematolog  Disorders

 

Chapter 59:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Immunological and Inflammatory Disorders             

Chapter 60:     Caring for the Patient with Immune Response Disorders

Chapter 61:     Caring for the Patient with Inflammatory Response, Shock, and Severe Sepsis

Chapter 62:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Hematological Disorders

Chapter 63:     Caring for the Patient with Blood Disorders                                                             

Chapter 64:     Caring for the Patient with Cancer                                                                                        

 

Unit XIV:      Nursing Management of Patients with Integumentary Disorders

 

Chapter 65:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Integumentary Disorders                               

Chapter 66:     Caring for the Patient with Skin Disorders                           

Chapter 67:     Caring for the Patient with Wounds  

Chapter 68:     Caring for the Patient with Burn Injuries                                                                  

 

Unit XV:      Nursing Management of Patients with Sensory Disorders

 

Chapter 69:     Nursing Assessment of Patients with Sensory Disorders      

Chapter 70:     Caring for the Patient with Hearing and Balance Disorders             

Chapter 71:     Caring for the Patient with Visual Disorders                                    

 

Unit XVI:       Disaster, Emergency, and Trauma Nursing

 

Chapter 72:     Disaster and Bioterrorism Nursing                            

Chapter 73:     Caring for the Patient in the Emergency Department                                   

Chapter 74:     Caring of the Patient with Multi-system Trauma                              

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