ISBN: 9780323092593
Page Count: 1024
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 3rd Edition

by Mary M. Canobbio, RN, MN, FAAN
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource - Access Card
ISBN: 9780323092593
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
    Mitral Valve Regurgitation (Insufficiency)
    Multiple Sclerosis (Disseminated Sclerosis)
    Muscular Dystrophy
    Myasthenia Gravis
    Myelogram
    Myocarditis
    Nephrectomy
    Neurogenic Bladder
    Orchiectomy
    Osteomalacia (Rickets)
    Osteomyelitis
    Osteoporosis
    Ovarian Cancer
    Pancreatic Cancer
    Pancreatitis
    Parkinson's Disease
    Pericardiocentesis
    Percutaneous Coronary Interventions: Angioplasty, Atherectomy, Intracoronary Stenting
    Pericarditis
    Pheochromocytoma (Chromaffin Tumor)
    Pleural Effusion
    Pneumonia
    Polycystic Kidney Disease
    Prostate Cancer
    Prostatectomy
    Pulmonary Embolism
    Pulmonary Hypertension
    Pyelonephritis
    Renal Failure (Acute, Chronic)
    Renal Transplant
    Replacement of the Knee
    Replacement of the Shoulder
    Retinal Detachment (Retinal Tears, Holes)
    Rheumatic Fever
    Ruptured Disk, Back Injury (Herniated or "Slipped Disk", Herniated Nucleus Pulposus)
    Sarcoidosis
    Seizure Disorder (Epilepsy)
    Sickle Cell Anemia
    Spinal Cord Injury
    Sprains and Strains
    Steroid Therapy (Corticosteroid Therapy)
    Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
    Tendinitis, Epicondylitis, and Bursitis
    Testicular Cancer
    Thoracentesis
    Thrombolytic Therapy
    Thyroidectomy
    Torn Knee Cartilage/Meniscectomy
    Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
    Ulcer (Peptic)
    Ulcerative Colitis (Crohn’s Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
    Urolithiasis (Kidney Stones, Renal Calculi, Nephrolithiasis)
    Valve Repair/Replacement
    Varicose Vein, Vein Ligation and Stripping
    Venous Thrombosis

    HOME CARE PROCEDURES

    Aerosol Therapy
    Anticoagulation Therapy
    Cast Care
    Catheter Care (External Venous, Hickman, and Broviac)
    Catheter Care (Implanted Port)
    Catheter Care (Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheter [PICC])
    Chemotherapy
    Crutch Walking
    Dialysis (Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis)
    Diarrhea
    Glucose Monitoring NEW!
    Ostomy (Ileostomy, Colostomy)
    Oxygen Therapy
    Pacemaker (Permanent)
    Pain Management
    Palliative and Hospice Care (Dying at Home)
    Pulse Taking (Pulse-taking Diary)
    Radiation Therapy
    Suctioning (Nasal, Oropharyngeal, Endotracheal) NEW!
    Tracheostomy Care
    Transfer Techniques NEW!
    Tube Feeding (Enteral Feeding)
    Urinary Catheters
    Urinary Diversion and Urinary
  • 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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