Gulanick, Meg.

Nursing Care Plans : Nursing Diagnosis and Intervention - 8 - London : Elsevier Health Sciences, 2013. - 1 online resource (1167 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Front cover; Nursing Care Plans; Copyright page; Contributors; Reviewers; Preface; Table of Contents; Evolve page; Inside back cover; 1 Using Nursing Care Plans to Individualize and Improve Care; Introduction; Components of These Nursing Care Plans; Nursing Diagnoses Taxonomy, and Interventions and Outcomes Classifications; Using Nursing Care Plans: Diagnoses, Interventions, and Outcomes; Developing an Individualized Care Plan; The Assessment; Performing the Assessment; Using General Versus Specific Care Plan Guides; General; Specific; A Focus on Optimizing Health; Other Common Themes Ensuring Quality and SafetyTools for Performance Improvement; Development of Patient Education Materials; A Basis for Clinical Paths; References; 2 Nursing Diagnosis Care Plans; Activity Intolerance; Ineffective Airway Clearance; Latex Allergy Response; Anxiety; Risk for Aspiration; Risk for Bleeding; Risk for Unstable Blood Glucose Level; Disturbed Body Image; Bowel Incontinence; Ineffective Breathing Pattern; Decreased Cardiac Output; Caregiver Role Strain; Impaired Verbal Communication; Chronic Confusion; Constipation; Ineffective Coping; Impaired Dentition; Diarrhea Risk for Electrolyte ImbalanceDisturbed Energy Field; Risk for Falls; Interrupted Family Processes; Fatigue; Fear; Deficient Fluid Volume; Excess Fluid Volume; Impaired Gas Exchange; Grieving; Complicated Grieving; Ineffective Health Maintenance; Impaired Home Maintenance; Hopelessness; Functional Urinary Incontinence; Hyperthermia; Hypothermia; Reflex Urinary Incontinence; Stress Urinary Incontinence; Urge Urinary Incontinence; Risk for Infection; Insomnia; Decreased Intracranial Adaptive Capacity; Deficient Knowledge; Sedentary Lifestyle; Impaired Memory; Impaired Physical Mobility; Nausea NoncomplianceImbalanced Nutrition: Less Than Body Requirements; Imbalanced Nutrition: More Than Body Requirements; Impaired Oral Mucous Membrane; Acute Pain; Chronic Pain; Post-Trauma Syndrome; Powerlessness; Rape-Trauma Syndrome; Relocation Stress Syndrome; Self-Care Deficit; Situational Low Self-Esteem; Disturbed Sensory Perception: Auditory; Disturbed Sensory Perception: Visual; Ineffective Sexuality Pattern; Risk for Impaired Skin Integrity; Spiritual Distress; Risk for Suicide; Impaired Swallowing; Ineffective Therapeutic Regimen Management; Impaired Tissue Integrity Ineffective Peripheral Tissue PerfusionUrinary Retention; Dysfunctional Ventilatory Weaning Response; 3 Health Promotion and Risk Factor Management Care Plans; Health-Seeking Behaviors; Readiness for Engaging in a Regular Physical Activity Program; Readiness for Enhanced Immunization Status; Readiness for Enhanced Nutrition; Readiness for Enhanced Sleep; Readiness for Managing Stress; Readiness for Smoking Cessation; Readiness for Weight Management; 4 Basic Nursing Concepts Care Plans; Surgical Experience: Preoperative and Postoperative Care; Preoperative Phase; Deficient Knowledge; Anxiety Postoperative Phase

The bestselling nursing care planning book on the market, Nursing Care Plans: Diagnoses, Interventions, and Outcomes, 8th Edition covers the most common medical-surgical nursing diagnoses and clinical problems seen in adults. It includes 217 care plans, each reflecting the latest evidence and best practice guidelines. NEW to this edition are 13 new care plans and two new chapters including care plans that address health promotion and risk factor management along with basic nursing concepts that apply to multiple body systems. Written by expert nursing educators Meg Gulanick and Judith Myers, this reference functions as two books in one, with 147 disorder-specific and health management nursing care plans and 70 nursing diagnosis care plans to use as starting points in creating individualized care plans. 217 care plans --- more than in any other nursing care planning book.70 nursing diagnosis care plans include the most common/important NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, providing the building blocks for you to create your own individualized care plans for your own patients. 147 disorders and health promotion care plans cover virtually every common medical-surgical condition, organized by body system.Prioritized care planning guidance organizes care plans from actual to risk diagnoses, from general to specific interventions, and from independent to collaborative interventions.Nursing diagnosis care plans format includes a definition and explanation of the diagnosis, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, related NOC outcomes and NIC interventions, ongoing assessment, therapeutic interventions, and education/continuity of care.Disorders care plans format includes synonyms for the disorder (for easier cross referencing), an explanation of the diagnosis, common related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, NOC outcomes and NIC interventions, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions.Icons differentiate independent and collaborative nursing interventions.Student resources on the Evolve companion website include 36 of the book's care plans - 5 nursing diagnosis care plans and 31 disorders care plans. Three NEW nursing diagnosis care plans include Risk for Electrolyte Imbalance, Risk for Unstable Blood Glucose Level, and Risk for Bleeding.Six NEW health promotion/risk factor management care plans include Readiness for Engaging in a Regular Physical Activity Program, Readiness for Enhanced Nutrition, Readiness for Enhanced Sleep, Readiness for Smoking Cessation, Readiness for Managing Stress, and Readiness for Weight Management.Four NEW disorders care plans include Surgical Experience: Preoperative and Postoperative Care, Atrial Fibrillation, Bariatric Surgery, and Gastroenteritis.NEW Health Promotion and Risk Factor Management Care Plans chapter emphasizes the importance of preventive care and teaching for self-management.NEW Basic Nursing Concepts Care Plans chapter focuses on concepts that apply to disorders found in multiple body systems.UPDATED care plans ensure consistency with the latest U.S. National Patient Safety Goals and other evidence-based national treatment guidelines. The latest NANDA-I taxonomy keeps you current with 2012-2014 NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, related factors, and defining characteristics.Enhanced rationales include explanations for nursing interventions to help you better understand what the nurse does and why.

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