Delmar's Critical Care Nursing Care Plans

Delmar's Critical Care Nursing Care Plans

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Real-world nursing care for your critically ill patients, right at your fingertips! Delmar's Critical Care Nursing Care Plans, Second Edition, provides detailed information for nurses who care for patients in the critical care unit. All the information needed to develop specific and effective nursing care plans for the most commonly seen disorders is included. Each care plan presents information to guide users in developing comprehensive, individualized nursing care plans based on solid, scientific understanding of the condition and how it affects each of the patient's body systems. Care plans solicit specific patient data and prompt the user to individualize the interventions, consider cultural relevance, and evaluate the patient's individual responses.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 417 pages
  • 213.4 x 274.3 x 20.3mm | 975.23g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0766859959
  • 9780766859951

Table of contents

CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM Myocardial Infarction, Cardiogenic Shock, Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump, Cardiac Surgery, Heart Failure, Pericarditis, Pacemakers, Infective Endocarditis , Hypertension, Thrombophlebitis, Aortic Aneurysm RESPIRATORY SYSTEM Mechanical Ventilation, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome , Pneumonia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Status Asthmaticus, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumothorax NEUROLOGICAL SYSTEM Cerebrovascular Accident, Head Injuries, Intracranial Pressure Monitoring, Guillain-Barre' Syndrome, Status Epilepticus, Meningitis, Spinal Cord Injuries, Endarterectomy GASTROINTESTINAL/HEPATIC SYSTEMS Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Esophageal Varices, Hepatitis, Pancreatitis, Acute Abdomen/Abdominal Trauma, Liver Failure HEMATOLOGIC SYSTEM Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, H E L L P Syndrome, Anemia RENAL/ENDOCRINE SYSTEMS Acute Renal Failure, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State, Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion, Diabetes Insipidus, Pheochromocytoma, Thyrotoxicosis MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM Fractures, Amputation, Fat Embolism INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM Frostbite/Hypothermia, Malignant Hyperthermia, Burns, Latex Allergy OTHER Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome, Acute Poisoning/Drug Overdose, Snakebite, Transplants, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, Epidural Analgesia, Neuromuscular Blockade
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Review quote

This resource provides detailed information for nurses caring for the aging population. - IMPRINT, National Student Nurses Association Inc. (September/October 2005)
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