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Title Nursing practice related to spinal cord injury and disorders : a core curriculum / editor, Audrey Nelson ; associate editors, Cynthia P. Zejdlik, Linda Love
Published Jackson Heights, NY : Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association, 2001


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Description xviii, 531 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents Sect. 1. Background Information for Nursing Practice Related to Spinal Cord Impairment (SCI). Ch. 1. Historical Overview / Anne Scott. Ch. 2. American Association of Spinal Cord Injury Nurses / Audrey Nelson. Ch. 3. Philosophy, Goals, and Process of SCI Nursing Practice / Barbara Simmons. Ch. 4. Diversity in Nursing Practice Roles and Settings / Marilyn L. Ter Maat. Ch. 5. Cultural Issues Affecting Care Delivery / Mary H. Gardenhire. Ch. 6. Teams and Collaboration / Margaret Ross Kraft -- Sect. 2. Foundation for Nursing Practice Related to SCI. Ch. 7. Anatomy and Physiology of the Spine and Spinal Cord / Ellen Barker. Ch. 8. Consequences of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury / Ellen Barker. Ch. 9. Consequences of Spinal Cord Disorders / Ellen Barker and Janet M. Paarlberg. Ch. 10. Neurological Assessment Related to SCI / Holly Watson-Evans and Linda Love. Ch. 11. Special Issues Related to Pediatric Care / Janet M. Paarlberg -- Sect. 3. Functional Alterations: Physical Domain. Ch. 12. Respiratory/Pulmonary / Kathryn M. La Favor. Ch. 13. Cardiovascular and Thermoregulatory Control / Linda Love. Ch. 14. Bladder Elimination and Continence / Jan A. Giroux. Ch. 15. Nutrition / Cynthia Kraft Fine and Audrey Nelson. Ch. 16. Bowel Elimination and Continence / Audrey Nelson and Cynthia Kraft Fine. Ch. 17. Skin / Susan S. Thomason. Ch. 18. Musculoskeletal System / Joan Stelling and Audrey Nelson. Ch. 19. Sensation/Pain / Nahid Veit and Pat Quigley. Ch. 20. Spasticity / Nahid Veit and Pat Quigley -- Sect. 4. Functional Alterations: Personal Domain. Ch. 21. Sexuality and Reproduction / Kelly M. Johnson. Ch. 22. Body Image and Self-Concept / Laureen G. Doloresco. Ch. 23. Family / Constance G. Captain. Ch. 24. Stress and Coping / Barbara N. Simmons. Ch. 25. Activity and Exercise / Theresa M. Chase -- Sect. 5. Trajectory of SCI Nursing Care. Ch. 26. Spinal Cord Injury Prevention / Mimi Watson Sutherland. Ch. 27. Trauma Emergency / Holly Watson-Evans and Connie J. Mattera. Ch. 28. Critical Care / Holly Watson-Evans and Denise Miller Lemke. Ch. 29. Rehabilitation / Audrey Nelson. Ch. 30. Caregivers: Training and Support / Fina Canave-Jimenez. Ch. 31. Community Reintegration and Independent Living / Donna L. Stultz. Ch. 32. Prevention and Management of Secondary Disability / Sheila M. Sparks. Ch. 33. Aging with a Disability / Grace Nolde-Lopez -- Sect. 6. Shaping SCI Nursing Practice. Ch. 34. Quality Improvement and Outcome Evaluation / Andrea Kaye Hixon. Ch. 35. Priorities for Research Related to SCI Nursing / Audrey Nelson
Notes "Developed under the auspices of the Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association (EPVA), in collaboration with the American Association of Spinal Cord Injury Nurses (AASCIN) ..."--Preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Spinal cord -- Wounds and injuries -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation.
Spinal cord -- Wounds and injuries -- Nursing.
Spinal Cord Injuries -- nursing.
Spinal Cord Injuries -- rehabilitation.
Spinal Cord Injuries.
Genre/Form Nurses Instruction.
Author Zejdlik, Cynthia Perry.
Nelson, Audrey, PhD.
Love, Linda.
American Association of Spinal Cord Injury Nurses.
Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association (U.S.)
ISBN 0970887310
Other Titles Also known as: Nursing practice related to spinal cord impairment