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Title Medical-surgical nursing : total patient care / [edited by] Gail A. Harkness, Judith R. Dincher
Edition Ninth edition
Published St. Louis : Mosby, [1996]
©1996

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 MELB  610.73 Har/Msn 1996  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 1197 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents 1. Nursing Within the Healthcare System / Jean E. Steel -- 2. Nursing Process and Ethical Decision Making / Mary Gretchen Vancura and Joanne Pier -- 3. Psychosocial Effects / Clara Williams -- 4. Cultural Considerations / Elaine M. Geissler -- 5. Death and Dying / Mildred Owings -- 6. Substance Abuse / Jean H. Genster -- 7. Physiologic Responses / Karyl J. Burns -- 8. Fluids and Electrolytes / Judith R. Dincher -- 9. The Patient With Pain / Marian Frerichs -- 10. The Patient With Cancer / Patricia Trotta -- 11. Community-Acquired Infections / Gail A. Harkness -- 12. Nosocomial Infections / Sandra Blake -- 13. HIV Infection and AIDS / Mary "Dee" Miller -- 14. The Older Adult / Patricia A. Tabloski -- 15. Rehabilitation / Marion Phipps -- 16. Long-term Care / Patricia A. Tabloski -- 17. Home Healthcare / Mary Lou McNiff -- 18. Care of the Surgical Patient / Margaret F. Burbach -- 19. Emergency and Trauma Care / Julia A. D'Agostino -- 20. Respiration / Anne M. Acquila
21. Circulation / Helen Stupak Shah -- 22. Blood /Joanne Leski -- 23. Gastrointestinal Function / Andrea D'Amato Quinn -- 24. Urinary Function / Cleo J. Richard -- 25. Women's Reproductive Health / Jeanne LeVasseur -- 26. Men's Reproductive Health / Mildred Owings -- 27. Endocrine Function / Helen Burton -- 28. Neurologic Function / Catherine Borkowski Benoit --29. Vision / Pamela J. Schultz -- 30. Hearing / Cheryl L. Burkee -- 31. Skin Integrity / Marcia J. Hill and Donna Starsiak -- 32. Mobility / Mildred Owings --App. A Abbreviations and Symbols for Units of Measurement -- App. B 1994 NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses -- App. C Normal Reference Laboratory Values
Notes Rev. ed. of: Total patient care. 8th ed. c1992
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing.
Surgical nursing.
Nursing Care.
Author Dincher, Judith R., 1937-
Harkness, Gail A.
Harkness, Gail A. Total patient care
LC no. 95020507
ISBN 0815140843 (hardcover)
Other Titles Medical surgical nursing