ISBN: 9780323032087
Page Count: 1024
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching, 3rd Edition

by Mary M. Canobbio, RN, MN, FAAN
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ISBN: 9780323032087
Page Count: 1024
Imprint: Mosby
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This practical resource provides instant access to a wealth of essential patient teaching information for patients with common diseases and disorders, as well as those who are undergoing diagnostic testing or a medical or surgical procedure. It features coverage of more than 200 diseases, disorders, and procedures — including 30 new or extensively revised in this edition. A special section on home care procedures provides comprehensive guidance on preparing a discharge teaching plan and providing care in the home.
    • A convenient alphabetical organization with colored A-Z thumb tabs for quick reference in the clinical setting.
    • Two-color design highlights important information.
    • Information on more than 200 diseases, disorders, and procedures — including 30 new or extensively revised in this edition.
    • Extensive home care content, including comprehensive guidelines for preparing a discharge teaching plan.
    • Helpful lists of diagnostic test results for specific diseases.
    • Clear explanations of therapeutic management, including surgery and medications.
    • Easy-to-understand language with no specific nursing terminology makes it ideal for a broad range of health professionals.
    • Features more than 30 new or extensively updated entries.
    • A Teaching Alert logo draws attention to essential information for the patient or caregiver on preventing or responding to a serious complication.
    • A Dangerous Complications logo identifies potentially life-threatening complications of a disease, disorder, or procedure.
    • An Elderly Alert logo explains how a specific teaching point may differ for the elderly patient.
    • An Elder Care heading identifies how you can adapt teaching for elderly patients.
  • DISEASES/DISORDERS

    Abdominal Surgery
    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
    Adrenal Insufficiency (Addison’s Disease, Adrenocortical Insufficiency),
    Adrenalectomy
    Aldosteronism, Primary ( Hyperaldosteronism, Conn’s Syndrome)
    Allergy
    Alzheimer's Disease
    Amputation
    Amyloidosis
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
    Anaphylaxis
    Aneurysm, Aortic (Abdominal Thoracic)
    Anorectal Abscess, Fistula, and Fissure
    Aortic Regurgitation (Incompetence, Insufficiency)
    Aortic Valve Stenosis
    Aplastic Anemia (Hypoplastic anemia)
    Appendicitis/Appendectomy
    Arrhythmia (Sinus Bradycardia, Heart Block, Junctional Rhythm, Sinus Tachycardia, Atrial Flutter, Atrial Fibrillation, Ventricular Tachycardia, Ventricular Fibrillation)
    Arterial Insufficiency
    Arterial Revascularization
    Arthritis (Rheumatoid, Osteoarthritis)
    Arthroscopy (Diagnostic, Surgical)
    Asthma
    Atelectasis
    Back Pain
    Bladder Cancer
    Blindness (Visual Impairment)
    Bone Cancer
    Bone Marrow Harvest
    Bone Marrow Suppression,
    Bone Marrow Transplantation,
    Bowel Obstruction and Resection with Anastomosis,
    Brain Tumor
    Breast Cancer
    Breast Surgery (Mastectomy, Lumpectomy)
    Bronchitis
    Bronchoscopy
    Buerger's Disease (Thromboangiitis Obliterans)
    Bunion
    Bunionectomy
    Burns
    Cancer
    Cancer: General Care
    Cardiac Catheterization
    Carotid Endarterectomy
    Carpal Tunnel Release
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    Cataract and Cataract Surgery
    Catheter Ablation NEW!
    Cellulitis
    Cervical Cancer
    Charcot's Syndrome (Neurogenic Arthropathy)
    Chest trauma (Flail chest)
    Cholecystectomy
    Cholelithiasis, Cholecystitis
    Cirrhosis
    Colonoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy
    Colorectal Cancer (Colon Cancer)
    Compartment Syndrome
    COPD: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
    Coronary Artery Disease, (Atherosclerosis, Angina Pectoris, Myocardial Infarction, Myocardial Ischemia)
    Craniotomy and Craniectomy
    Cushing's Disease and Cushing's Syndrome
    Cystic Fibrosis
    Diabetes Insipidus
    Diabetes Mellitus (Diabetic Ketoacidosis)
    Dilated Cardiomyopathy
    Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis
    Electrophysiology Study (Cardiac Mapping)
    Encephalitis and Meningitis
    Endocarditis
    Endometrial Cancer (Uterine Cancer)
    Endometriosis
    Endoscopy
    Enucleation
    Epididymitis,
    Epidural Injection NEW!
    Erectile Dysfunction and Penile Implant (Impotence)
    Fixator Devices
    Fractures
    Frostbite
    Gangrene
    Gastrectomy and Gastrostomy
    Gastroenteritis
    Gastrointestinal Bleeding, (Esophageal Bleeding)
    Glaucoma
    Glomerulonephritis and Nephrotic Syndrome
    Gout
    Guillain-Barré Syndrome
    Head Trauma
    Heart Failure (Congestive Heart Failure)
    Hemolytic Anemia
    Hemophilia
    Hemorrhoid
    Hemorrhoidectomy
    Hepatitis, Viral ( A,B,C,D,E, and G)
    Herniorrhaphy (Hernia)
    Hip Replacement
    Hyperparathyroidism
    Hypertension
    Hyperthyroidism (Graves Disease, Thyrotoxicosis, Thyroidits)
    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    Hypoparathyroidism
    Hypothyroidism (Myxedema)
    Hysterectomy
    Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator
    Iron Deficiency Anemia
    Laminectomy (Spinal Fusion, Diskectomy)
    Laryngeal Cancer
    Laryngectomy
    Leukemia (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Acute Myelocytic Leukemia, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, and Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
    Liver Biopsy
    Lung Cancer (Bronchogenic)
    Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
    Lyme Disease
    Lymphoma, Malignant (Hodgkins Disease, Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma)
    Melanoma (Cutaneous Melanoma) NEW!
    Mitral Stenosis
    Mitral Valve Prolapse <
  • Mary M. Canobbio, RN, MN, FAAN, Cardiovascular Clinical Specialist Administrative Coordinator, Ahmanson-UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, Lecturer, UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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