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Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching, 3rd Edition
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Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching, 3rd Edition

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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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