achievements achievements activity activity activity-online activity-online add-circle add-circle add-users add-users alarm-clock alarm-clock alert-circle alert-circle alert-drug alert-drug alert-page-not-found alert-page-not-found alert-qsen alert-qsen alert-safety alert-safety alert-tornado alert-tornado alert-triangle alert-triangle alert-unexpected-error alert-unexpected-error alert-unsupported-browser alert-unsupported-browser alerts alerts arrow-right arrow-right arrow-stat-up arrow-stat-up assessment-activity assessment-activity assignments assignments blueprint blueprint bookmarkoff bookmarkoff bookmarkon bookmarkon calculator calculator calendar calendar calendar-empty calendar-empty calendar-not-available calendar-not-available card-collapse card-collapse card-expand card-expand case-study case-study checkmark checkmark chevron-down chevron-down chevron-left chevron-left chevron-right chevron-right chevron-up chevron-up circle circle clipboard-check clipboard-check clock clock close close coffee coffee-not-available collapse collapse cycle-question cycle-question cycle-square cycle-square discussion discussion document-check document-check document-csv document-csv document-new document-new document-not-available document-not-available download download drag-handle drag-handle ebook-reading ebook-reading edit edit ellipsis ellipsis email email enlarge enlarge espresso espresso exam exam expand expand export export eye-not-visible eye-not-visible eye-visible eye-visible feedback-excited feedback-excited feedback-happy feedback-happy feedback-meh feedback-meh feedback-sad feedback-sad filter filter finger-point-up finger-point-up flag flag flip-tile flip-tile folder folder folder-solid folder-solid gear gear globe globe hand hand help-hollow help-hollow help-solid help-solid home home information-hollow information-hollow information-solid information-solid lab-skills lab-skills lesson lesson lightbulb lightbulb link link list list lock lock menu menu minus minus nav collapse nav-collapse nav expand nav-expand new-window new-window note note open-folder open-folder page page pause-hollow pause-hollow pause-solid pause-solid performance performance performance-not-available performance-not-available person person pin pin play-hollow play-hollow play-solid play-solid plus plus ppt ppt rationale rationale redo redo reduce reduce rotate rotate ruler ruler ruler-rotate ruler-rotate schedule schedule search search simulation-nursing simulation-nursing skills-checklist skills-checklist sorting-down sorting-down sorting-up2 sorting-up2 speaker speaker spinner spinner standard standard study study suitcase suitcase syllabus syllabus thumbs-down thumbs-down thumbs-up thumbs-up timer timer trash trash undo undo unlock unlock upload upload user user users users
lms folder add youtube facebook instagram google-plus link linkedin twitter
cover image - Review of Hemodialysis for Nurses and Dialysis Personnel- Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),10th Edition
ISBN: 9780323674430
Page Count: 304
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $64.99

Review of Hemodialysis for Nurses and Dialysis Personnel- Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 10th Edition

by Judith Z. Kallenbach, MSN, RN, CNN

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource - Access Card

cover image - Review of Hemodialysis for Nurses and Dialysis Personnel- Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),10th Edition
ISBN: 9780323674430
Page Count: 304
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $64.99
Was $64.99
Now $51.99
Free Shipping!
Please note
This item has low stock levels and may be back-ordered. We'll let you know if it is back-ordered, and you will not be charged until the item ships.

Get complete dialysis coverage and an excellent review for the certification exam! Review of Hemodialysis for Nurses and Dialysis Personnel, 10th Edition uses a concise Q&A format to cover the principles, diseases, and problems of dialysis treatment for kidney failure. A new chapter on case management of the patient with chronic kidney disease keeps you current with the latest in dialysis treatment and equipment. Dialysis expert Judy Kallenbach provides clear, easy-to-read guidelines that will apply to every member of the dialysis team, from technicians and nurses to social workers and patients.

    • Comprehensive coverage provides the knowledge needed to care for dialysis patients and to prepare for the certification exam, with topics including a review of body fluids and electrolytes, infection control, transplantation, and key psychosocial aspects of dialysis treatment.
    • Question-and-answer format makes learning easier and makes the book suitable for independent study.
    • Multidisciplinary approach includes a chapter on the different roles in the hemodialysis team, describing how dialysis care is coordinated and what patients go through during their treatment.
    • Easy-to-understand style introduces new terms and concepts without assuming prior knowledge of dialysis.
    • Home Dialysis Therapies chapter describes the use of home dialysis treatment as a possible cost-cutting measure.
    • Useful appendixes offer a quick reference to the sodium and potassium content of various foods, nephrology organizations and resources, a list of dialysis lab tests, a glossary, and more.
    • Coverage of the entire lifespan helps you care for patients of different ages, with separate chapters on pediatric dialysis and end-stage renal disease in the elderly.
    • 70 illustrations depict all aspects of dialysis treatment and care.
    • NEW Case Management of the Chronic Kidney Disease Patient chapter is added.
    • EXPANDED Patient Education Guidelines chapter adds coverage of motivational interviewing.
    • EXPANDED Psychosocial Aspects of Dialysis Therapy chapter adds information on patient care.
    • UPDATED content includes new guidelines and information on medication.
  • 1. The Hemodialysis Team
    2. History of Dialysis
    3. Basic Chemistry of Body Fluids and Electrolytes
    4. Kidney Physiology and the Pathology of Kidney Failure
    5. Clinical Manifestations of Chronic Kidney Disease
    6. Dialyzers, Dialysate, and Delivery Systems
    7. Principles of Hemodialysis
    8. Water Treatment
    9. Dialyzer Preparation and Reprocessing
    10. Infection Control
    11. Anticoagulation and Heparin Administration
    12. Access to the Bloodstream
    13. Patient and Machine Monitoring and Assessment
    14. Nutrition Management
    15. Laboratory Data: Analysis and Interpretation
    16. Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease
    17. Medication Problems and Dialysis
    18. Acute Kidney Injury and Dialysis
    19. Peritoneal Dialysis and Home Dialysis Therapies
    20. Transplantation
    21. Pediatric Dialysis
    22. Chronic Kidney Disease in the Elderly
    23. Case Management of the Chronic Kidney Disease Patient  NEW!
    24. Psychosocial Aspects of Dialysis Therapy
    25. Patient Education Guidelines
    26. Management of Quality in Dialysis Care
    27. On Being a Preceptor 
    28. Basic Math Calculations
    29. Test-Taking Guidelines
    Appendices
    A: Nephrology Organizations and Resources
    B: High-Potassium Foods to Limit or Avoid
    C: High-Sodium Foods to Limit or Avoid
    D: High-Phosphorus Foods to Limit or Avoid 
    E: Dialysis Lab Tests at a Glance 
    Glossary
    References
  • Judith Z. Kallenbach, MSN, RN, CNN, Area Director of Inservice/Program Administrator, Fresenius Medical Care, Akron, OH
Was $64.99
Now $51.99
Free Shipping!
Please note
This item has low stock levels and may be back-ordered. We'll let you know if it is back-ordered, and you will not be charged until the item ships.