Updated drug information includes the latest on medications used with psychiatric patients, for optimal drug therapy. Assessment tools such as tables, charts, and questionnaires are provided in an appendix for quick reference. I've seen coworkers with laminated cheat sheets for med surg related topics. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings… from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic… to home health and private practice. Author: Linda Campbell Publisher: F. Assigning nursing diagnoses to client behaviors ; M. It presents key clinical information in a concise format, with many tables, boxes and illustrations.
The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe prescription and administration of psychotropic medications. Feeding and Eating Disorders Chapter 12. Self-Protective Responses and Suicidal Behavior -- 14. Comparison of developmental theories ; B. Models of Psychiatric-Mental Health Practice -- 4.
It is comprehensive, thorough, readable and both easy to navigate through and carry around. Legal-Ethical Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care -- 7. Author: Linda Campbell Publisher: F. Environmental Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care -- 6. Sexual Responses and Sexual Disorders -- 20. Paired with your psych textbook, this handy pocket guide is designed to guide you in developing practical, individualized plans of care for patients diagnosed with psychiatric and mental health disorders. Additional review questions on Evolve provide instant feedback with correct answer and rationale for even more test-taking practice.
Care plans with interventions and rationales, along with med info. Perfect for intensive one- or two-day phlebotomy courses! A portable size makes it ideal for use in the unit or bedside, and is also easy to carry on campus. Biopsychosocial Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care -- 5. The 14th Edition features all the latest nursing diagnoses and updated interventions. Colored tabs mark the location of each body system, making topics easier to find. Appendixes provide quick reference to information needed in the critical care setting. Clinically based information helps you provide patient care in a range of environments including the inpatient unit, community mental health setting, or home care setting.
Patient Teaching boxes and Family Teaching boxes include post-hospital discharge guidelines and disease prevention instructions with a strong focus on three-way communication among the nurse, patient, and family members. Diagnosis and Classification Chapter 2. Help me to do my concept maps in less than 5 minutes. Collaborative Management tables concisely summarize key points while incorporating nationally recognized guidelines. Coverage of all major disorders includes those commonly encountered in a clinical setting. The Pocket Guide is divided into two parts.
Diagnostic Tests tables highlight the definition, purpose, and abnormal findings for each test. Self-Concept Responses and Dissociative Disorders -- 12. The consistent, logical framework of the nursing process connects specific disorders to patient care. Newly formatted care plans incorporate diagnoses, interventions, and desired outcomes in a consistent, logical organization. Levels of anxiety ; D. Category: Medical Author : Mary C.
Cultural Considerations boxes discuss how to address the health needs of a culturally diverse patient population when planning care. More than 100 skills in a step-by-step format with full-color illustrations present clearly defined nursing actions with rationales for the skills and techniques you'll use in practice. Neurobiological Responses and Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders -- 15. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings…from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic…to home health and private practice. The guide presents diagnoses associated with medical, surgical, psychiatric, perinatal, and pediatric patient populations. The content is clinically based and contains detailed information for use in the inpatient unit, community mental health setting, or home care setting.
Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders Chapter 8. Category: Medical Author : Mary C. Revised format mirrors a practicing nurse's approach to patient care, making it easier to find information. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings… from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic… to home health and private practice. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings.