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Author Bryant, Ruth A.

Title Acute & chronic wounds : nursing management / [edited by] Ruth A. Bryant
Edition Second edition
Published St. Louis, Mo. ; London : Mosby, [2000]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT HEALTH  617.106 Bry/Aac 2000  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 558 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents 1. Anatomy and Physiology of Skin and Soft Tissue / Annette B. Wysocki -- 2. Wound-Healing Physiology / Joann Waldrop and Dorothy Doughty -- 3. Nutritional Assessment and Support / Nancy A. Stotts -- 4. Assessment, Measurement, and Evaluation: Their Pivotal Roles in Wound Healing / Diane M. Cooper -- 5. Principles of Wound Management / Bonnie Sue Rolstad, Liza G. Ovington and Ann Harris -- App. 5.1. Wound Care Product Formulary / Bonnie Sue Rolstad, Liza G. Ovington and Ann Harris -- 6. Skin Pathology and Types of Skin Damage / Ruth A. Bryant -- 7. Wound Debridement / Janet Ramundo and Judy Wells -- App. 7.1. WOCN Position Statement: Conservative Sharp Wound Debridement -- 8. Wound Infection: Diagnosis and Management / Nancy A. Stotts -- 9. Acute Surgical and Traumatic Wound Healing / Judith M. West and Michael L. Gimbel -- 10. Massive Tissue Loss: Burns / Ruth Wilson -- 11. Mechanical Forces: Pressure, Shear, and Friction / Barbara Pieper -- 12. Lower-Extremity Ulcers of Vascular Etiology / Dorothy B. Doughty, Joann Waldrop and Janet Ramundo -- 13. Vascular and Neuropathic Wounds: The Diabetic Wound / Laurel A. Wiersema-Bryant and Bruce A. Kraemer -- 14. Management of Drain Sites and Fistulas / Bonnie Sue Rolstad and Ruth A. Bryant -- 15. Management of Gastrointestinal Feeding Tubes / Ruth A. Bryant -- 16. Oncology-Related Skin Damage / Margaret T. Goldberg and Peggy Mcgynn-Byer -- 17. Managing Wound Pain / Diane Krasner -- 18. Surgical Approaches to Wound Closure / Donald J. Morris -- 19. Molecular Regulation of Wound Healing / Greg Schultz -- 20. Adjuvant Wound Therapies / Craig L. Broussard, Susan Mendez-Eastman and Rita Frantz -- 21. Principles for Practice Development / Ruth Bryant -- 22. Home Environment: Implications for Wound Care Practice Development / Kristy Wright and Laurie Lovejoy McNichol -- 23. Practice Development in Acute and Long-Term Care Settings / Monica Beshara, Gayle Jameson and Barbara Barr -- 24. Team Approach to a Wound Care Program / Nancy Tomaselli and Mark S. Granick -- App. A. Self-Assessment Answers -- App. B. Risk Assessment Scales -- App. D. Wound Patient's Bill of Rights.00000 p
Summary Focusing on a multidisciplinary approach, Acute and Chronic Wounds: Nursing Management, 2e, provides a resource for health care providers challenged with the care of acute surgical wounds and all types of chronic wounds
Notes First published 1992
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index
Subject Skin -- Ulcers -- Nursing.
Surgical wound infections -- Nursing.
Wound healing.
Wounds and injuries -- Nursing.
Wounds and Injuries -- nursing.
Enterostomy -- nursing.
Patient Care Planning.
Wound Healing.
Ulcer -- nursing.
Wound Healing.
Wounds and Injuries -- nursing.
Author Bryant, Ruth A.
LC no. 00032921
ISBN 1556644108
Other Titles Acute and chronic wounds