Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 4th Edition

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ISBN: 1935213237
Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 293
Author: Kim Hutchinson
Publisher:

Download and read online Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 4th Edition in PDF and EPUB Rev. ed. of: Psychiatric-mental health nursing / by Elizabeth Arnold, Karan Kverno.


Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Review and Resource Manual

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ISBN: 193521330X
Release Date: 2012-11-15
Number of pages: 293
Author: Kim Hutchinson
Publisher:

Download and read online Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Review and Resource Manual in PDF and EPUB Written by an expert in psychiatric-mental health nursing, this book provides a clinical reference tool and continuing education contact hours. This manual helps readers enhance critical thinking skills and identify strengths and weaknesses.


Psychiatric Nursing Certification Review Guide for the Generalist and Advanced Practice Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse

Filename: psychiatric-nursing-certification-review-guide-for-the-generalist-and-advanced-practice-psychiatric-and-mental-health-nurse.pdf
ISBN: 9780763775995
Release Date: 2010-10-25
Number of pages: 290
Author: Victoria Mosack
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Download and read online Psychiatric Nursing Certification Review Guide for the Generalist and Advanced Practice Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse in PDF and EPUB Review Guides/Certification Prep/Pocket Guides


Psychiatric mental Health Nurse Practitioner Review and Resource Manual

Filename: psychiatric-mental-health-nurse-practitioner-review-and-resource-manual.pdf
ISBN: 1935213814
Release Date: 2016
Number of pages: 436
Author: Kathryn Johnson
Publisher: Nursing Knowledge Center American Nurses Association

Download and read online Psychiatric mental Health Nurse Practitioner Review and Resource Manual in PDF and EPUB Preceded by Psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner review manual / by Kathryn Johnson and Dawn Vanderhoef. 3rd edition. 2013.


Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Filename: psychiatric-mental-health-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 9780323293273
Release Date: 2014-06-13
Number of pages: 752
Author: Katherine M. Fortinash
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing in PDF and EPUB Focusing on what psychiatric nurses actually do in everyday practice, Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, 5th Edition, uses a balanced nursing-medical approach to cover all of the most common disorders and treatments. The text's full-color illustrations and straightforward style help you make sense of challenging material. And its strong emphasis on the nursing process, updated DSM-IV-TR diagnostic criteria, interdisciplinary interventions, and the latest mental health practices boost your confidence in managing clients and prepare you for success on the NCLEX ̈ examination. UNIQUE! Balanced nursing-medical approach offers strong baseline coverage of the nursing process and interdisciplinary interventions and focuses on what psychiatric nurses actually do. Complete coverage of the nursing process features the six-step problem-solving method and how to put it into practice. DSM-IV-TR Criteria boxes list categories of mental disorders and the criteria for diagnosing them. Nursing care plans provide care guidelines for each plan and include a brief case study, followed by assessment, diagnosis, goal setting, interventions with rationales, and evaluation. UNIQUE! Clinical Alert boxes address issues critical to the safety or well-being of the client. Case studies depict effective nursing care strategies and promote critical thinking. Research for Evidence-Based Practice boxes discuss the implications of current research studies. Client and Family Teaching Guidelines boxes focus on the issues confronting families when a member suffers from mental illness. UNIQUE! Medication Key Facts boxes highlight the most common psychopharmacologic interventions along with safe and effective use. Nursing Assessment Questions boxes include questions that should be asked in the assessment of a particular disorder. Clinical Symptoms boxes help you apply content to the real world. Additional Treatment Modalities boxes summarize other modalities and interventions used in conjunction with nursing interventions in the treatment of a particular disorder. Chapter summaries conclude each chapter with the most significant ideas to remember. Review questions with answers in the appendix offer immediate reinforcement of chapter content and help you prepare for the NCLEX Examination. Glossary provides concise definitions of key terms. Objectives and key terms emphasize the most important concepts from each chapter. UNIQUE! Enhanced readability makes it easier for you to grasp difficult material. UNIQUE! Concept map highlights the nurse's role in psychiatric care. NEW! Adaption to Stress chapter covers basic neuroanatomy and the psychobiological aspects of psychiatric disorders, and shows you how to manage stress. NEW! Forensic Nursing in Clinical Practice chapter explains current therapies used in the treatment of physiological and psychological health problems and demonstrates the importance of the nurse's role in providing holistic nursing care.


Diseases and Disorders

Filename: diseases-and-disorders.pdf
ISBN: 9780803644878
Release Date: 2014-10-24
Number of pages: 1200
Author: Marilyn S Sommers
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Diseases and Disorders in PDF and EPUB Everything you need to know about caring for patients—in one portable "must have" handbook! Clear, but comprehensive discussions of pathophysiology, with rationales in the medications and laboratory sections, explain the scientific basis for the nursing care.



Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning

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ISBN: 9781455740185
Release Date: 2014-03-10
Number of pages: 768
Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning in PDF and EPUB A pocket-sized clinical companion, Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning, 5th Edition supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available, including the DSM-5, for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. It offers quick and easy access to plans of care for a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Expert author Elizabeth Varcarolis, provides a clinically-based focus with the latest guidelines to psychiatric nursing care. Designed to accompany Foundations of Mental Health Nursing, this book is a perfect reference for creating care plans and for clinical use. The latest diagnoses, assessment and treatment strategies, and psychotropic drug information keep you up-to-date with the most current information. Care plans containing nursing diagnosis, etiology, assessment findings/diagnostic cues, outcome criteria, long- and short-term goals, and interventions and rationales offer plans of care for a wide range of psychiatric nursing diagnoses. A focus on clinical information furnishes you with information on providing patient care in a range of settings. Assessment Guides, including tables, charts, and questionnaires facilitate patient diagnosis and care. A chapter on Major Psychotropic Interventions and Patient and Family Teaching, in addition to the content found in each disorder chapter, helps you better understand the uses and workings of the psychotropic agents. Coverage of major disorders exposes you to a wide range of disorders within psychiatric nursing. NEW! The most recent information in the field, including the DSM-5, supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. NEW! 2007 ANA Psychiatric Mental-Health Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice familiarize you with the current guidelines for the practice of psychiatric nursing. NEW! Updated 2012-2014NANDA-I Nursing Diagnoses present information on the latest nursing diagnoses related to psychiatric nursing. NEW! Updated medications equip you with the latest information on medications used with psychiatric patients.


Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Success

Filename: psychiatric-mental-health-nursing-success.pdf
ISBN: 9780803666931
Release Date: 2016-11-21
Number of pages: 416
Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Success in PDF and EPUB 2 Books in 1. . . Q&A Course Review and NCLEX prep. Guarantee your mastery of psychiatric mental health nursing knowledge while honing your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 900 multiple-choice and alternate format questions, organized by specific disorders, make a difficult subject more manageable. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you to critically analyze the question types.


Lippincott s Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Filename: lippincott-s-manual-of-psychiatric-nursing-care-plans.pdf
ISBN: 0781768683
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 439
Author: Judith M. Schultz
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Lippincott s Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans in PDF and EPUB Accompanying CD-ROM has nursing care plans, a customizable psychosocial assessment tool, and monographs about psychotropic drugs.


Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Nurses

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ISBN: 9781585629916
Release Date: 2013-05-07
Number of pages: 560
Author: Laura G. Leahy
Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub

Download and read online Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Nurses in PDF and EPUB Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Nurses offers a holistic approach to psychopharmacological prescribing from a nursing perspective and is the only text designed especially for Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (P.M.H.-A.P.R.N.s). The Manual is grounded in the belief that given their nursing background and their personalized approach to the individual, P.M.H.-A.P.R.N.s are uniquely qualified to offer symptom-based treatment within the context of an individual's medical and psychological care. A comprehensive resource for advanced practice nurses, mental health practitioners, general practitioners, and consumers, this book possesses many useful features, including the following: A logical, easy-to-use format that guides the reader through the most common psychiatric conditions, presenting the diagnostic criteria and neurobiology of the relevant disorder, pharmacological choices and recommendations on monitoring, side effects to consider, and treatment of special populations, including those with medical illnesses. A special chapter devoted to culturally sensitive psychopharmacology that offers information on the role of culture in mental health, wellness, and illness and provides culturally sensitive assessment techniques and other treatment strategies PMH nurses can use to minimize stigma; address health care disparities; and improve patient adherence, satisfaction, and outcomes. A chapter that addresses complementary and alternative pharmacotherapies -- vital because a significant percentage of patients may be using herbal preparations, which present serious implications for the prescribing clinician. Appendices covering drug dosing equivalencies, pharmacogenetics, psychiatric rating scales, and other helpful resources. The core philosophy of the advanced practice nursing field is that health care should be individualized, focusing not only on patients' conditions but also on the effects those conditions have on patients' lives and the lives of their families. The Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Nurses offers readers the most current information on psychopharmacological treatment in an accessible, easy-to-use format grounded in the principles and practices of holistic nursing.


Nursing Diagnosis Manual

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ISBN: 9780803644762
Release Date: 2016-01-14
Number of pages: 1122
Author: Marilynn E Doenges
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Nursing Diagnosis Manual in PDF and EPUB Here’s the 5th Edition of the resource you’ll turn to again and again to select the appropriate diagnosis and to plan, individualize, and document care for more than 850 diseases and disorders. A new, streamlined design makes reference easier than ever. Only in the Nursing Diagnosis Manual will you find for each diagnosis…defining characteristics presented subjectively and objectively - sample clinical applications to ensure you have selected the appropriate diagnoses - prioritized action/interventions with rationales - a documentation section, and much more!


The Travel and Tropical Medicine Manual

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ISBN: 9780323417426
Release Date: 2016-08-07
Number of pages: 682
Author: Christopher A. Sanford
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online The Travel and Tropical Medicine Manual in PDF and EPUB Prevent, evaluate, and manage diseases that can be acquired in tropical environments and foreign countries with The Travel and Tropical Medicine Manual. This pragmatic resource equips medical providers with the knowledge they need to offer effective aid, covering key topics in pre- and post-travel medicine, caring for immigrants and refugees, and working in low-resource settings. It's also the perfect source for travelers seeking quick, easy access to the latest travel medicine information. Dynamic images illustrate key concepts for an enhanced visual understanding. Evidence-based treatment recommendations enable you to manage diseases confidently. This eBook allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices. Highlights new evidence and content surrounding mental health and traveling. Covers emerging hot topics such as Ebola virus disease, viral hemorrhagic fevers, the role of point-of-care testing in travel medicine, and antibiotic-resistant bacteria in returning travelers and students traveling abroad. Includes an enhanced drug appendix in the back of the book.


Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing

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ISBN: 9781455776597
Release Date: 2015-02-10
Number of pages: 624
Author: ONS
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing in PDF and EPUB There’s no other OCN® Exam review resource like it! The Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing, 5th Edition is the only review book for the OCN Examination developed in collaboration with Oncology Nursing Society (ONS). Based on the latest test blueprint for the OCN Exam, this book covers the entire scope of practice for oncology nursing — in an outline format that emphasizes important information and streamlines your review. Edited by Joanne Itano, a certified oncology nurse, The Core Curriculum is recognized as the definitive review tool for the OCN exam. Whether you’re preparing for your initial OCN certification or getting recertified, you cannot do without this resource! Definitive preparation guide for the OCN® Examination is developed in collaboration with, and endorsed by, the Oncology Nursing Society, the parent organization of the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC), which administers the OCN Examination. Coverage of the entire scope of oncology care includes quality of life, protective mechanisms, gastrointestinal and urinary function, cardiopulmonary function, oncologic emergencies, the scientific basis for practice, health promotion, and professional performance. Nearly 60 colorful illustrations and more than 150 summary tables explain complex concepts in oncology nursing, including up-to-date cancer staging information. Coverage of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions includes both traditional and alternative therapies. Outline format provides a quick-reference review that begins with theory and continues through the steps of the nursing process. NEW! Revised and updated content reflects the latest OCN® Examination test blueprint. NEW! Updates on cancer treatment and related nursing care include the most current and accurate information, preparing you for exams and for clinical practice. NEW! Emphasis on QSEN competencies is designed to reduce errors in oncology nursing practice with a focus on safety and evidence-based practice, including a Safety Alert icon and a High-Alert Medications icon for cancer chemotherapy drugs. NEW! Coverage of application of the nursing process is streamlined to emphasize collaborative problems, goal setting, interventions, and evaluation.