Handbook of nursing diagnosis / Lynda Juall Carpenito.Material type: TextPublisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006Edition: 11th ed.Description: xliii, 715 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0781761301; 9780781761307.Subject(s): Nursing diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etcDDC classification: 616.075 LOC classification: RT48.6 | .C385 2006Other classification: 44.63 | 44.51
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Previous ed.: 2004.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Sect. 1. Nursing diagnoses -- Sect. 2. Diagnostic clusters.
"The ideal quick reference to nursing diagnosis and collaborative problems, this practical handbook uses a two-part format and easy-access organization to help you reach accurate diagnoses with speed and confidence." "Section I covers all nursing diagnoses - including definition and defining characteristics, as well as etiologic, contributing and risk factors, and population-specific interventions. Section II contains Diagnostic Clusters listing common clinical situations and associated collaborative problems." "Some features of this rapid-access diagnostic guide: nursing diagnoses that are updated with 2005 NANDA changes; NIC/NOC material with each diagnosis takes you one step closer to putting the diagnoses into action; authors notes share personal tips from the author's 20+ years of experience; key concepts identify major principles of nursing care; population-specific focus addresses interventions for geriatric, adult, pediatric, maternity, and community populations; special section on diagnostic clusters helps you associate clinical situations with specific nursing diagnoses; goals relate interventions to outcome to help you evaluate the effectiveness of nursing interventions; helpful icons alert you to important considerations for specific client groups; and laminated card groups common diagnoses as a quick, handy reference, organized by functional health patterns."--BOOK JACKET.