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Title Mason's basic medical-surgical nursing / Grace Fleet Bates, editor ; Nancy DiMauro, consulting editor
Edition Sixth edition
Published New York : McGraw-Hill, Health Professions Division, [1997]
©1997

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 MELB  610.73 Bat/Mbm 1997  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description xi, 835 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents 1. The Impact of Illness on the Individual -- 2. Cultural Components of Illness -- 3. The Aging Individual -- 4. Causes of Disease and Methods of Treatment -- 5. The Patient with an Inflammation -- 6. The Patient with a Disease of the Immune System -- 7. The Surgical Patient -- 8. The Patient in Pain -- 9. The Patient with Neoplastic Disease -- 10. The Patient with a Disease of the Heart -- 11. The Patient with a Disease of the Blood Vessels -- 12. The Patient with a Disease of the Blood/Lymph -- 13. The Patient with a Disease of the Respiratory System -- 14. The Patient with a Disease of the Gastrointestinal System -- 15. The Patient with a Disease of the Liver, Biliary Tract, or Pancreas -- 16. The Patient with a Disease of the Musculoskeletal System -- 17. The Patient with an Endocrine Disorder -- 18. The Patient with a Disease of the Urinary System -- 19. The Patient with a Disease of the Reproductive System -- 20. The Patient with a Disease of the Nervous System
21. The Patient with a Disease of the Eye -- 22. The Patient with a Disease of the Ear -- 23. The Patient with a Disease of the Skin -- 24. The Patient with a Medical Emergency
Summary Featuring a completely refreshed art program and two-color design, Mason's Basic Medical-Surgical Nursing helps you establish a diagnosis, select appropriate intervention, and form the plans for effective care of your patients. The book's organ system approach lets you apply your knowledge of body structure and function to the understanding of pathophysiology, assessment and diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Each chapter includes Expected Behavioral Outcomes designed as educational guides, a Vocabulary Development section, a review of body system structures and functions, case studies, review questions, suggestions for further study, and additional readings. Throughout, an abundance of clear, logical tables and illustrations effectively summarize information and provide guidelines for assessment and intervention, diagnostic studies, procedures, drug therapy, patient education, and much more
Notes Rev. ed. of: Basic medical-surgical nursing. 5th ed. / Mildred A. Mason, Grace Fleet Bates
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Practical nursing.
Nursing, Practical.
Nursing, Practical.
Author Bates, Grace Fleet.
DiMauro, Nancy.
Mason, Mildred A.
Mason, Mildred A. Basic medical-surgical nursing
LC no. 96009332
ISBN 0071054286 (acid-free paper)
Other Titles Basic medical-surgical nursing