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Medical-surgical nursing made incredibly easy! [electronic resource]
edition
2nd ed., New ed.
imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
description
vi, 953 p., 16 p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
ISBN
1582555672 (alk. paper), 9781582555676 (alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
More Details
series title
imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
isbn
1582555672 (alk. paper)
9781582555676 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Medical-surgical nursing practice -- Nursing process -- Fluids and electrolytes -- Perioperative care -- Pain management -- Neurologic disorders -- Eye disorders -- Ear, nose, and throat disorders -- Cardiovascular disorders -- Respiratory disorders -- Gastrointestinal disorders -- Endocrine disorders -- Renal and urologic disorders -- Reproductive disorders -- Musculoskeletal disorders -- Hematologic and lymphatic disorders -- Immunologic disorders -- Skin disorders -- Cancer care -- Obesity -- Gerontologic care -- End-of-life care.
catalogue key
7990970
technical details
System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: Windows XP home edition.
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 941) and index.
A Look Inside
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
This is a handy reference book for use during the medical-surgical nursing course and as a refresher for practicing nurses.
Main Description
Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! is an entertaining, practical, and informative reference in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style--perfect for those entering or needing a refresher in medical-surgical nursing. Neither a textbook nor a review book, Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, Second Edition, covers scores of disorders across 13 body system-oriented chapters, with additional overview chapters on the nursing process, perioperative care, pain management, and cancer, and new chapters on end-of-life care and obesity. Each chapter includes a summary of key points and features light-hearted headings and illustrations to enhance learning. Consistently formatted chapters and disorders entries make information easy to find. Key terms, bullets, checklists, graphics, and cartoon characters call special attention to important information.
Main Description
Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, Second Edition, is a practical, informative reference in the entertaining, award-winning Incredibly Easy! style. This thoroughly updated edition covers hundreds of disorders and includes new chapters on end-of-life care and obesity, plus sixteen pages of full-color illustrations, sidebars on evidence-based practice pointers, and a patient resources appendix. Chapters feature key points summaries, light-hearted headings, and illustrations and are formatted to help readers find information easily. Quick-scan tables, flow charts, key terms, bullets, checklists, graphic logos, and cartoon characters highlight essential information. A bound-in CD-ROM contains over 300 NCLEX-style questions, plus concept maps and other tools.
Table of Contents
Foreword
Medical-Surgical Nursing Practice
The Nursing Process
Fluids and Electrolytes
Perioperative Care
Pain Management
Neurologic Disorders
Eye Disorders
Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Cardiovascular Disorders
Respiratory Disorders
Gastrointestinal Disorders
Endocrine Disorders
Renal and Urologic Disorders
Reproductive System Disorders
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Hematologic and Lymphatic Disorders
Immunologic Disorders
Skin Disorders
Cancer Care
Obesity
Gerontologic Care
End-of-Life Care
NANDA Nursing Diagnoses
Glossary
Selected References
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