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Primary Care - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition

by Terry Mahan Buttaro, PhD, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP, JoAnn Trybulski, PhD, ARNP, FNAP, Patricia Polgar-Bailey, MS, MPH, APRN, BC, FNP, CDE, BC-ADM and Joanne Sandberg-Cook, MS, APRN, BC, ANP, GNP, ACHPN
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Written by and for Nurse Practitioners from a unique collaborative perspective, Primary Care: A Collaborative Practice, 4th Edition, prepares you to provide care for all of the major disorders of adults seen in the outpatient setting. Evidence-based content reflects the latest guidelines for primary care of hundreds of conditions, including hypertension, diabetes, and sexually transmitted infections. Now in full color, the 4th Edition includes chapters on emerging topics such as genetics, obesity, lifestyle management, and emergency preparedness. Combining a special blend of academic and clinical expertise, the author team provides a practical text/reference that promotes a truly collaborative primary care practice.

    • Diagnostic and Differential Diagnosis Boxes aid in test selection and diagnosis.
    • Includes easy-to-find special icons for Emergency and Physician Referral Boxes to indicate conditions that require immediate referral to a specialist or emergency room.
    • Health Promotion Content in many sections highlight the importance of health teaching and health promotion in the care of patients.
    • Management sections incorporate evidence-based recommendations including specialty organization guideline recommendations and current, ongoing research findings.
    • Collaborative format recognizes the importance of comprehensive, cost-effective collaborative patient care.
    • Features a 10-page, 4-color plate section with high-quality photos of physical findings.
    • Thoroughly covers cardiac conditions and office emergencies, areas not usually discussed in detail in other primary care texts.
    • Includes a new introductory unit concerning the business and practical aspects of nurse practitioner practice.
    • New Collaboration in Research chapter contains information regarding the clinical partnership or collaboration with academic colleagues.
    • New Population-Based Care chapter addresses the fact that health care systems are beginning to become more community focused. The role of the health care provider is expanding to provide programs that focus on community needs.
    • New Chronic Disease Management Teams chapter provides current research-based information regarding a team-oriented approach to care of the patient with chronic health issues.
    • New Reimbursement chapter addresses the financial issues facing the NP in private practice.
    • New Infectious Diseases unit addresses the most current health care issues in primary care, including mutating infections and emerging infectious diseases.
  • PART I: INTRODUCTION

    1. Collaborative Practice

    2. Collaboration in Research: The Partnership Between Clinicians and Academic Clinical Researchers – NEW!

    3. Weighing the Evidence for Clinical Practice

    4. The Provider-Patient Relationship

    5. Ethical Analysis and Decision Making in Primary Care

    6. Population Based Care and the Role of the Advanced Nurse Practitioner – NEW!

    7. Chronic Disease Management Teams – NEW!

    8. Reimbursement – NEW!

    9. Health Literacy – NEW!

    PART II: PRIMARY CARE: ADOLESCENCE THROUGH ADULTHOOD

    10. Adolescent Issues

    11. Pregnancy

    12. Lactation

    13. Aging and Common Geriatric Syndromes

    14. Psychosociospiritual Issues

    15. Palliative Care

    16. Chronic Pain

    17. Obesity

    18. Rehabilitation

    19. Sleep Disorders

    PART III: HEALTH MAINTENANCE

    20. Screening for Cancer

    21. Screening for Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    22. Principles of Occupational and Environmental Health in Primary Care

    23. College Health

    24. Lifestyle Assessment

    25. Immunizations

    26. Travel Medicine

    27. Presurgical Clearance

    28. Preparticipation Sports Physical

    PART IV: OFFICE EMERGENCIES

    29. Acute Bronchospasm

    30. Altitude Illness

    31. Anaphylaxis

    32. Bites and Stings

    33. Bradycardia

    34. Cardiac Arrest

    35. Chemical Exposure

    36. Electrical Injuries

    37. Head Trauma

    38. Hypotension

    39. Poisoning

    40. Sexual Assault

    41. Syncope

    42. Tachycardia

    43. Thermal Injuries

    PART V: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF SKIN DISORDERS

    44. Examination of the Skin and Approach to Diagnosing Skin Disorders

    45. Surgical Office Procedures

    46. Principles of Dermatologic Therapy

    47. Screening for Skin Cancer

    48. Acne Vulgaris

    49. Alopecia

    50. Animal and Human Bites

    51. Burns, Minor

    52. Cellulitis

    53. Contact Dermatitis

    54. Corns and Calluses

    55. Cutaneous Herpes

    56. Dermatitis Medicamentosa

    57. Dry Skin

    58. Eczematous Dermatitis (Atopic Dermatitis)

    59. Fungal Infections (Superficial)

    60. Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

    61. Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa)

    62. Hyperhidrosis

    63. Intertrigo

    64. Nail Disorders

    65. Pigmentation Changes (Vitiligo)

    66. Pruritis

    67. Psoriasis

    68. Purpura

    69. Scabies

    70. Seborrheic Dermatitis

    71. Stasis Dermatitis

    72. Urticaria

    73. Warts

    74. Wound Management

    PART VI: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF EYE DISORDERS

    75. Evaluation of the Eyes

    76. Cataracts

    77. Eyelid Disorders

    78. Conjunctivitis

    79. Corneal Surface Defects and Ocular Surface Foreign Bodies

    80. Dry Eye Syndrome

    81. Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction and Dacryocystitis

    82. Orbital and Periorbital Cellulitis

    83. Pterygium and Pingueculum

    84. Traumatic Ocular Disorders

    PART VII: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF EAR DISORDERS

    85. Auricular Disorders

    86. Cerumen Impaction

    87. Cholesteatoma

    88. Impaired Hearing

    89. Inner Ear Disturbances

    90. Otitis Externa

    91. Otitis Media

    92. Tympanic Membrane Perforation

    PART VIII: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF NOSE DISORDERS

    93. Chronic Nasal Congestion and Discharge

    94. Epistaxis

    95. Nasal Trauma

    96. Rhinitis

    97. Sinusitis

    98. Smell and Taste Disturbances

    99. Tumors and Polyps of the Nose

    PART IX: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF OROPHARYNX DISORDERS

    100. Dental Abscess

    101. Diseases of the Salivary Glands

    102. Epiglottitis

    103. Oral Infections

    104. Parotitis

    105. Peritonsillar Abscess

    106. Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis

    PART X: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF PULMONARY DISORDERS

    107. Acute Bronchitis

    108. Asthma

    109. Chest Pain (Noncardiac)

    110. Chronic Cough

    111. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    112. Dyspnea

    113. Hemoptysis

    114. Lung Cancer

    115. Occupational Respiratory Disease

    116. Pleural Effusions

    117. Pleurisy

    118. Pneumonia

    119. Pneumothorax

    120. Pulmonary Hypertension

    121. Sarcoidosis

    PART XI: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

    122. Cardiac Diagnostic Testing: Noninvasive Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease

    123. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

    124. Cardiac Arrhythmias

    125. Carotid Artery Disease

    126. Chest Pain and Coronary Artery Disease

    127. Infective Endocarditis

    128. Heart Failure

    129. Hypertension

    130. Myocarditis

    131. Peripheral Arterial Insufficiency

    132. Peripheral Edema

    133. Peripheral Venous Insufficiency

    134. Valvular Heart Disease and Cardiac Murmurs

    PART XII: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS

    135. Abdominal Pain and Infections

    136. Anorectal Complaints

    137. Cholelithiasis and Cholecystitis

    138. Cirrhosis

    139. Constipation

    140. Diarrhea, noninfectious

    141. Diverticular Disease

    142. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    143. Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    144. Hepatitis

    145. Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    146. Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    147. Jaundice

    148. Nausea and Vomiting

    149. Oropharyngeal Dysphagia

    150. Pancreatitis

    151. Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract

    152. Ulcer Disease

    PART XIII: EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF GENITOURINARY DISORDERS

    153. Male Sexual Dysfunction

    154. Hypokalemia and Hyperkalemia

    155. Incontinence, Urinary

    156. Infectious Processes: Urinary Tract Infections and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    157. Obstructive Uropathy

    158. Pregnancy and Renal Disease

    159. Prostate Disorders

    160. Proteinura and Hematuria

    161. Renal Failure

    162. Testicular Disorders

    163. T
  • Terry Mahan Buttaro, PhD, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP, Assistant Clinical Professor, Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts; Adjunct Faculty, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts; Coastal Medical Associates, Salisbury, Massachusetts, JoAnn Trybulski, PhD, ARNP, FNAP, Director, DNP Program, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Doral, Florida, Patricia Polgar-Bailey, MS, MPH, APRN, BC, FNP, CDE, BC-ADM, Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Manager, UVa-Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital, Charlottesville, Virginia and Joanne Sandberg-Cook, MS, APRN, BC, ANP, GNP, ACHPN, Adult/Gerontologic Nurse Practitioner, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire; Instructor in Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire
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