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Introductory medical-surgical nursing /
Barbara K. Timby, Nancy E. Smith.
edition
9th ed.
imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
description
xviii, 1406 p. : ill. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
ISBN
0781780322 (alk. paper), 9780781780322 (alk. paper)
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Computer Disc
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imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
isbn
0781780322 (alk. paper)
9780781780322 (alk. paper)
general note
Instruction handout in front cover pocket.
catalogue key
8238481
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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New to this ninth edition is a chapter on disaster nursing, with end-of-unit review sections, full-colour skills photographs, illustrations, and full-colour ancillaries.
Main Description
The thoroughly updated Ninth Edition of this best-selling LPN/LVN text reflects the latest equipment and health care trends. New to this edition are a chapter on disaster nursing, end-of-unit review sections, new full-color skills photographs and illustrations, and exciting full-color ancillaries. Over 25 care plans are included, with new plans addressing Alzheimer's disease, cancer, diabetes mellitus, and more. "Stop! Think! Respond!" boxes in every chapter require students to respond quickly to practical scenarios. Nursing care is covered across the continuum, preparing students to practice in any setting. The LiveAdvise online tutoring and course assistance for students, powered by Smarthinking, is available when you adopt this textbook. Visitconnection.lww.com/liveadvisefor more information on how this service can help your students!
Main Description
The thoroughly updated Ninth Edition of this best-selling LPN/LVN text reflects the latest equipment and health care trends. New to this edition are a chapter on disaster nursing, end-of-unit review sections, new full-color skills photographs and illustrations, and exciting full-color ancillaries. Over 25 care plans are included, with new plans addressing Alzheimer's disease, cancer, diabetes mellitus, and more. "Stop! Think! Respond!" boxes in every chapter require students to respond quickly to practical scenarios. Nursing care is covered across the continuum, preparing students to practice in any setting. The LiveAdvise online tutoring and course assistance for students, powered by Smarthinking , is available when you adopt this textbook. Visit http: //connection.lww.com/liveadvise for more information on how this service can help your students!
Table of Contents
Nursing Roles and Responsibilitiesp. 1
Concepts and Trends in Healthcarep. 3
Health and Wellnessp. 4
Healthcarep. 5
Nursing in Various Settingsp. 11
Nursing Carep. 11
The Nursing Processp. 17
Steps of the Nursing Processp. 18
The Nursing Process and Critical Thinkingp. 22
Interviewing and Physical Assessmentp. 27
The Interview Processp. 28
The Physical Examinationp. 30
Legal and Ethical Issuesp. 34
Legal Issues in Nursing Practicep. 35
Ethical Issues in Nursing Practicep. 44
Leadership Roles and Management Functionsp. 48
Leadership and Managementp. 48
The LPN/LVN as Leader/Managerp. 51
End of Unit Exercisesp. 55
Psychosocial Aspects of Nursingp. 63
Nurse-Client Relationshipsp. 65
The Nurse-Client Relationshipp. 66
Communicationp. 68
Client Teachingp. 72
Caring for Culturally Diverse Clientsp. 75
Cultural Conceptsp. 75
Culturally Influenced Characteristicsp. 76
Biocultural Assessmentp. 79
Cultural Assessmentp. 79
Transcultural Nursingp. 79
Interaction of Body and Mindp. 85
The Brain and Psychobiologic Functionp. 86
Psychobiologic Illnessp. 87
The Brain and Psychosomatic Functionp. 90
Psychosomatic Illnessesp. 91
Psychobiologic Interventionp. 93
Complementary and Alternative Therapiesp. 94
Caring for Dying Clientsp. 102
The Dying Clientp. 102
Care of the Dying Clientp. 104
Signs of Approaching Deathp. 105
Nursing Managementp. 106
Nursing Care Plan 11-1: Care of the Dying Clientp. 107
End of Unit Exercisesp. 112
Caring for Clients With Common Psychosocial Problemsp. 117
Caring for Clients With Anxiety Disordersp. 119
Anxiety and Fearp. 119
Anxiety Disordersp. 121
Nursing Process: The Client With an Anxiety Disorderp. 126
Caring for Clients With Mood Disordersp. 129
Major Depressionp. 130
Nursing Process: The Depressed or Suicidal Clientp. 135
Seasonal Affective Disorderp. 137
Bipolar Disorderp. 138
Nursing Care Plan 13-1: The Client With Bipolar Disorder/Acute Manic Phasep. 141
Caring for Chemically Dependent Clientsp. 145
Substance Abuse and Chemical Dependencep. 145
Nursing Process: The Client With Alcohol Dependencep. 150
Caring for Clients With Dementia and Thought Disordersp. 155
Delirium and Dementiap. 156
Alzheimer's Diseasep. 156
Schizophreniap. 160
Nursing Care Plan 15-1: The Client With Alzheimer's Diseasep. 161
Nursing Process: The Client With Schizophreniap. 165
End of Unit Exercisesp. 168
Caring for Clients With Common Medical-Surgical Problemsp. 173
Caring for Clients With Painp. 175
Types of Painp. 175
Pain Transmissionp. 177
Pain Assessmentp. 178
Pain Managementp. 180
Nursing Care Plan 16-1: The Client With Acute Painp. 187
Caring for Clients With Infectious Disordersp. 189
Microorganisms and Infectious Disordersp. 190
Nursing Process: The Client With a Potential or Actual Infectionp. 198
Needlestick Injuriesp. 200
Caring for Clients With Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalancesp. 204
Fluid and Electrolyte Regulationp. 205
Fluid and Electrolyte Distributionp. 206
Fluid Imbalancesp. 208
Nursing Care Plan 18-1: The Client With Hypovolemiap. 210
Nursing Process: The Client With Hypervolemiap. 212
Electrolyte Imbalancesp. 214
Acid-Base Balancep. 218
Acid-Base Imbalancesp. 219
Caring for Clients Requiring Intravenous Therapyp. 223
Types of Solutionsp. 224
Administering Intravenous Therapyp. 226
Nursing Process: The Client Requiring IV Therapyp. 231
Complications of Intravenous Therapyp. 234
Discontinuing Intravenous Therapyp. 235
Caring for Perioperative Clientsp. 238
Perioperative Carep. 238
Nursing Process: Preoperative Carep. 245
Nursing Process: Nursing Standards for Care of the Postsurgical Clientp. 249
Ambulatory Carep. 258
Nursing Process: The Client Undergoing Conscious Sedationp. 261
Caring for Clients With Cancerp. 263
Cancerp. 263
Nursing Care Plan 21-1: The Client With Cancerp. 280
End of Unit Exercisesp. 284
Caring for Clients With Medical-Surgical Crisesp. 291
Caring for Clients in Shockp. 293
Shockp. 293
Nursing Process: The Client in Shockp. 302
Caring for Clients With Burnsp. 305
Burn Injuriesp. 305
Nursing Care Plan 23-1: The Client With Burnsp. 313
Caring for Clients in Disaster Situationsp. 320
The Disaster Cyclep. 321
Biologic Disastersp. 321
Chemical Disastersp. 324
Radiologic Disastersp. 327
Nursing Process: The Client in a Disaster Situationp. 329
End of Unit Exercisesp. 333
Caring for Clients With Respiratory Disordersp. 337
Introduction to the Respiratory Systemp. 339
Respiratory Anatomyp. 339
Respiratory Physiologyp. 342
Assessmentp. 345
Nursing Care Plan 25-1: The Client Undergoing a Bronchoscopyp. 350
Nursing Managementp. 352
Caring for Clients With Upper Respiratory Disordersp. 354
Infectious and Inflammatory Disordersp. 354
Nursing Process: Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomyp. 357
Structural Disordersp. 359
Trauma and Obstruction of the Upper Airwayp. 360
Nursing Process: Trauma to the Upper Airwayp. 362
Laryngeal Cancerp. 364
Nursing Process: The Client Undergoing Laryngeal Surgeryp. 364
Treatment Modalities for Airway Obstruction or Airway Maintenancep. 367
Nursing Care Plan 26-1: The Client With a Tracheostomyp. 369
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Lower Respiratory Airwayp. 373
Infectious and Inflammatory Disordersp. 374
Nursing Process: Pulmonary Tuberculosisp. 382
Obstructive Pulmonary Diseasep. 383
Nursing Process: Obstructive Pulmonary Diseasep. 389
Occupational Lung Diseasesp. 394
Pulmonary Circulatory Disordersp. 394
Respiratory Failurep. 397
Malignant Disordersp. 399
Traumap. 401
Thoracic Surgeryp. 403
Nursing Care Plan 27-1: The Client Recovering From Thoracic Surgeryp. 405
End of Unit Exercisesp. 409
Caring for Clients With Cardiovascular Disordersp. 417
Introduction to the Cardiovascular Systemp. 419
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 420
Assessmentp. 426
Nursing Process: Diagnostic Procedures of the Cardiovascular Systemp. 435
Caring for Clients With Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders of the Heart and Blood Vesselsp. 437
Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders of the Heartp. 438
Nursing Process: The Client With Pericarditisp. 447
Inflammatory Disorders of the Peripheral Blood Vesselsp. 449
Nursing Process: The Client With Thrombophlebitisp. 449
Caring for Clients With Valvular Disorders of the Heartp. 455
Disorders of the Aortic Valvep. 455
Nursing Care Plan 30-1: The Client With a Valvular Disorderp. 458
Disorders of the Mitral Valvep. 462
Caring for Clients With Disorders of Coronary and Peripheral Blood Vesselsp. 468
Arteriosclerosisp. 469
Atherosclerosisp. 469
Occlusive Disorders of Coronary Blood Vesselsp. 470
Occlusive Disorders of Peripheral Blood Vesselsp. 482
Nursing Care Plan 31-1: The Client With Acute Myocardial Infarctionp. 483
Disorders of Blood Vessel Wallsp. 488
Caring for Clients With Cardiac Dysrhythmiasp. 493
Cardiac Dysrhythmiasp. 494
Nursing Process: The Client With a Dysrhythmiap. 504
Caring for Clients With Hypertensionp. 507
Arterial Blood Pressurep. 507
Hypertensive Diseasep. 508
Nursing Process: The Client With Hypertensionp. 510
Caring for Clients With Heart Failurep. 516
Heart Failurep. 516
Nursing Process: The Client With Congestive Heart Failurep. 526
Pulmonary Edemap. 527
Caring for Clients Undergoing Cardiovascular Surgeryp. 530
Cardiac Surgical Proceduresp. 530
Central or Peripheral Vascular Surgical Proceduresp. 536
Nursing Process: The Client Undergoing Cardiac or Vascular Surgeryp. 537
End of Unit Exercisesp. 543
Caring for Clients With Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Disordersp. 553
Introduction to the Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systemsp. 555
Hematopoietic Systemp. 555
Lymphatic Systemp. 559
Assessmentp. 560
Nursing Managementp. 561
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Hematopoietic Systemp. 564
Anemiap. 564
Nursing Process: The Client With Hypovolemic Anemiap. 565
Nursing Process: The Client With Sickle Cell Anemiap. 570
Erythrocytosisp. 573
Leukocytosisp. 573
Nursing Process: The Client With Leukemiap. 575
Multiple Myelomap. 576
Agranulocytosisp. 579
Pancytopeniap. 579
Coagulopathiesp. 580
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Lymphatic Systemp. 583
Occlusive, Inflammatory, and Infectious Disordersp. 583
Lymphomasp. 587
Nursing Process: The Client With Hodgkin's Diseasep. 589
End of Unit Exercisesp. 593
Caring for Clients With Immune Disordersp. 599
Introduction to the Immune Systemp. 601
Structures of the Immune Systemp. 601
Types of Immunityp. 606
Assessmentp. 607
Nursing Managementp. 607
Caring for Clients With Immune-Mediated Disordersp. 609
Allergic Disordersp. 609
Nursing Process: The Client With an Allergic Disorderp. 615
Autoimmune Disordersp. 617
Nursing Process: The Client With an Autoimmune Disorderp. 618
Chronic Fatigue Syndromep. 620
Nursing Care Plan 40-1: The Client With Chronic Fatigue Syndromep. 623
Caring for Clients With AIDSp. 626
Human Immunodeficiency Virusp. 627
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndromep. 629
Nursing Care Plan 41-1: The Client With AIDSp. 639
End of Unit Exercisesp. 645
Caring for Clients With Neurologic Disordersp. 651
Introduction to the Nervous Systemp. 653
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 653
Assessmentp. 658
Nursing Process: The Client Undergoing Neurologic Testingp. 664
Caring for Clients With Central and Peripheral Nervous System Disordersp. 666
Increased Intracranial Pressurep. 666
Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders of the Nervous Systemp. 669
Nursing Care Plan 43-1: The Client With Increased Intracranial Pressurep. 670
Nursing Process: Care of the Client With a Neurologic Infectious or Inflammatory Disorderp. 674
Neuromuscular Disordersp. 678
Nursing Process: The Client With a Neuromuscular Disorderp. 679
Cranial Nerve Disordersp. 683
Nursing Process: The Client With Trigeminal Neuralgiap. 684
Nursing Process: The Client With Bell's Palsyp. 685
Extrapyramidal Disordersp. 686
Nursing Care Plan 43-2: The Client With an Extrapyramidal Disorderp. 690
Seizure Disordersp. 692
Nursing Process: The Client With a Seizure Disorderp. 694
Brain Tumorsp. 696
Nursing Process: The Client With a Brain Tumorp. 699
Caring for Clients With Cerebrovascular Disordersp. 702
Headachep. 702
Nursing Process: The Client With a Headachep. 707
Cerebrovascular Disordersp. 708
Cerebral Aneurysmsp. 713
Nursing Care Plan 44-1: The Client With a Cerebrovascular Accidentp. 714
Nursing Process: The Client With an Aneurysmp. 718
Caring for Clients With Head and Spinal Cord Traumap. 721
Head Injuriesp. 721
Nursing Care Plan 45-1: Care of the Client Undergoing Intracranial Surgeryp. 726
Spinal Cord Injuriesp. 731
Nursing Process: Care of the Client With Spinal Traumap. 733
Spinal Nerve Root Compressionp. 735
Caring for Clients With Neurologic Deficitsp. 739
Phases of a Neurologic Deficitp. 739
Psychosocial Issues and Home Managementp. 741
Nursing Process: The Client With a Neurologic Deficitp. 742
End of Unit Exercisesp. 749
Caring for Clients With Sensory Disordersp. 757
Introduction to the Sensory Systemp. 759
Anatomy and Physiology of the Eyep. 759
Assessmentp. 761
Nursing Managementp. 765
Anatomy and Physiology of the Earp. 766
Assessmentp. 766
Nursing Managementp. 768
Caring for Clients With Eye Disordersp. 770
Impaired Visionp. 770
Nursing Process: The Client Who Is Blindp. 773
Nursing Process: The Client With Eye Traumap. 775
Infectious and Inflammatory Eye Disordersp. 777
Macular Degenerationp. 779
Glaucomap. 780
Cataractsp. 783
Nursing Care Plan 48-1: Postoperative Management of the Client Undergoing Eye Surgeryp. 785
Retinal Detachmentp. 786
Enucleationp. 788
Caring for Clients With Ear Disordersp. 789
Hearing Impairmentp. 789
Disorders of the External Earp. 793
Disorders of the Middle Earp. 794
Nursing Process: The Client Recovering From Stapedectomyp. 795
Disorders of the Inner Earp. 796
End of Unit Exercisesp. 800
Caring for Clients With Gastrointestinal Disordersp. 807
Introduction to the Gastrointestinal System and Accessory Structuresp. 809
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 809
Assessmentp. 811
Nursing Process: Diagnostic Testing for a Gastrointestinal Disorderp. 818
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tractp. 821
Disorders That Affect Eatingp. 821
Nursing Process: The Client With Nausea and Vomitingp. 823
Nursing Process: The Client Receiving Tube Feedingsp. 826
Disorders of the Esophagusp. 831
Nursing Care Plan 51-1: The Client Undergoing Gastric Surgeryp. 835
Nursing Process: The Client With an Esophageal Disorderp. 838
Gastric Disordersp. 840
Nursing Process: The Client With a Gastric Disorderp. 842
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Lower Gastrointestinal Tractp. 847
Altered Bowel Eliminationp. 848
Nursing Process: The Client With Constipationp. 849
Nursing Process: The Client With Diarrheap. 851
Inflammatory Bowel Diseasep. 854
Acute Abdominal Inflammatory Disordersp. 861
Intestinal Obstructionp. 863
Diverticular Disordersp. 865
Abdominal Herniap. 867
Cancer of the Colon and Rectump. 868
Anorectal Disordersp. 870
Nursing Care Plan 52-1: The Client With an Anorectal Conditionp. 873
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Liver, Gallbladder, or Pancreasp. 876
Disorders of the Liverp. 876
Nursing Care Plan 53-1: The Client With a Liver Disorderp. 883
Nursing Process: The Client Having Surgery for a Liver Disorderp. 896
Disorders of the Gallbladderp. 897
Nursing Care Plan 53-2: The Client Having Gallbladder Surgeryp. 900
Disorders of the Pancreasp. 903
Nursing Process: The Client With Pancreatitisp. 905
Caring for Clients With Ostomiesp. 911
Ileostomyp. 911
Nursing Process: Preoperative Ileostomy Carep. 913
Nursing Process: The Client Recovering From Ileostomy Surgeryp. 914
Continent Ileostomy (Kock Pouch)p. 917
Ileoanal Reservoirp. 918
Colostomyp. 919
Nursing Process: Care After Colostomy Surgeryp. 921
End of Unit Exercisesp. 924
Caring for Clients With Endocrine Problemsp. 935
Introduction to the Endocrine Systemp. 937
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 938
Assessmentp. 944
Nursing Managementp. 945
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Endocrine Systemp. 947
Disorders of the Pituitary Glandp. 947
Disorders of the Thyroid Glandp. 951
Nursing Care Plan 56-1: The Client Undergoing Thyroid Surgeryp. 955
Nursing Process: The Client With Hypothyroidismp. 959
Disorders of the Parathyroid Glandsp. 962
Disorders of the Adrenal Glandsp. 964
Nursing Process: The Client With Addison's Diseasep. 965
Nursing Process: The Client With Cushing's Syndromep. 969
Nursing Process: The Client Undergoing an Adrenalectomyp. 972
Disorders of the Ovaries and Testesp. 973
Caring for Clients With Diabetes Mellitusp. 975
Diabetes Mellitusp. 976
Nursing Care Plan 57-1: The Client With Diabetes Mellitusp. 986
Acute Complications of Diabetes Mellitusp. 989
Chronic Complications of Diabetes Mellitusp. 992
End of Unit Exercisesp. 998
Caring for Clients With Breast and Reproductive Problemsp. 1003
Introduction to the Reproductive Systemp. 1005
The Female Reproductive Systemp. 1006
The Breastsp. 1013
The Male Reproductive Systemp. 1016
Caring for Female Clients With Disorders of the Pelvic Reproductive Structuresp. 1021
Disorders of Menstruationp. 1022
Menopausep. 1024
Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders of the Female Reproductive Systemp. 1026
Nursing Process: The Client With Pelvic Inflammatory Diseasep. 1029
Structural Abnormalitiesp. 1031
Nursing Process: The Client With a Vaginal Fistulap. 1032
Tumors of the Female Reproductive Systemp. 1035
Nursing Care Plan 59-1: The Client With a Total Abdominal Hysterectomyp. 1038
Nursing Process: The Client With Cancer of the Vulva Undergoing Surgeryp. 1043
Caring for Clients With Breast Disordersp. 1046
Infectious and Inflammatory Breast Disordersp. 1046
Benign Breast Lesionsp. 1047
Malignant Breast Disordersp. 1050
Nursing Care Plan 60-1: The Client Undergoing a Modified Radical Mastectomyp. 1056
Cosmetic Breast Proceduresp. 1062
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Male Reproductive Systemp. 1065
Structural Abnormalitiesp. 1065
Infectious and Inflammatory Conditionsp. 1067
Erection Disordersp. 1069
Nursing Care Plan 61-1: Postoperative Management of the Client With a Penile Implantp. 1073
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasiap. 1075
Malignancies of the Male Reproductive Systemp. 1078
Nursing Care Plan 61-2: The Client Undergoing a Prostatectomyp. 1079
Nursing Process: The Client With Prostatic Cancerp. 1085
Elective Sterilizationp. 1088
Caring for Clients With Sexually Transmitted Diseasesp. 1091
Epidemiologyp. 1091
Common Sexually Transmitted Diseasesp. 1092
Nursing Care Plan 62-1: The Client With an STDp. 1094
Other Sexually Transmitted Diseasesp. 1101
End of Unit Exercisesp. 1103
Caring for Clients With Urinary and Renal Disordersp. 1109
Introduction to the Urinary Tractp. 1111
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 1111
Assessmentp. 1113
Nursing Process: The Client Undergoing Diagnostic Testing for a Renal or Urologic Disorderp. 1121
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Kidneys and Uretersp. 1123
Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders of the Kidneyp. 1124
Nursing Process: The Client With Chronic Glomerulonephritisp. 1128
Congenital Kidney Disorders: Polycystic Diseasep. 1129
Obstructive Disordersp. 1130
Nursing Process: The Client With Renal Calculip. 1135
Tumors of the Kidneyp. 1137
Nursing Process: The Client Recovering From a Nephrectomyp. 1138
Renal Failurep. 1139
Dialysisp. 1143
Nursing Care Plan 64-1: The Client With Chronic Renal Failurep. 1144
Caring for Clients With Disorders of the Bladder and Urethrap. 1153
Voiding Dysfunctionp. 1153
Infectious and Inflammatory Disordersp. 1159
Nursing Process: The Client With an Infection of the Bladder or Urethrap. 1162
Obstructive Disordersp. 1163
Malignant Tumors of the Bladderp. 1165
Nursing Process: Psychosocial Care of the Client Undergoing Urinary Diversionp. 1170
Traumap. 1171
End of Unit Exercisesp. 1174
Caring for Clients With Musculoskeletal Disordersp. 1179
Introduction to the Musculoskeletal Systemp. 1181
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 1181
Assessmentp. 1183
Nursing Managementp. 1187
Nursing Process: The Client With a Musculoskeletal Injuryp. 1187
Caring for Clients Requiring Orthopedic Treatmentp. 1190
Castsp. 1190
Splints and Bracesp. 1192
Reducing Fracturesp. 1192
Nursing Process: The Client With a Fracture Reductionp. 1194
Orthopedic Surgeryp. 1200
Amputationp. 1203
Nursing Process: Caring for the Client After a Limb Amputationp. 1206
Caring for Clients With Traumatic Musculoskeletal Injuriesp. 1209
Strains, Contusions, and Sprainsp. 1209
Dislocationsp. 1210
Specific Injuries to Upper and Lower Extremitiesp. 1211
Nursing Care Plan 68-1: The Client Undergoing Orthopedic Surgeryp. 1214
Caring for Clients With Orthopedic and Connective Tissue Disordersp. 1221
Inflammatory and Infectious Disordersp. 1221
Nursing Process: The Client With Systemic Lupus Erythematosusp. 1233
Musculoskeletal Infectious Disordersp. 1234
Structural Disordersp. 1236
Bone Tumorsp. 1240
End of Unit Exercisesp. 1243
Caring for Clients With Integumentary Disordersp. 1251
Introduction to the Integumentary Systemp. 1253
Anatomy and Physiologyp. 1253
Assessmentp. 1256
Medical and Surgical Treatment of Skin Disordersp. 1261
Caring for Clients With Skin, Hair, and Nail Disordersp. 1264
Body Ornamentationp. 1264
Skin Disordersp. 1267
Nursing Process: The Client With Psoriasisp. 1272
Scalp and Hair Disordersp. 1278
Nail Disordersp. 1281
End of Unit Exercisesp. 1284
References and Suggested Readingsp. 1291
Nursing Resourcesp. 1321
Commonly Used Abbreviations and Acronymsp. 1335
Laboratory Valuesp. 1339
Glossaryp. 1342
Indexp. 1373
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