Nursing Care Plans & Documentation: Nursing Diagnoses and Collaborative Problems
The Fifth Edition of Nursing Care Plans and Documentation provides nurses with a comprehensive guide to creating care plans and effectively documenting care. This user-friendly resource presents the most likely diagnoses and collaborative problems with step-by-step guidance on nursing action, and rationales for interventions. The author also details research for individuals and families undergoing diagnostic procedures or medical and surgical interventions. The book includes over 70 care plans that translate theory into clinical practice.
A new chapter covers moral distress in nursing and presents strategies to reduce its effect on nurses. An innovative new chapter on wellness discusses how to improve hospitalized patient outcomes. Other new topics covered include nursing diagnosis risk for compromised human dignity.
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Documentation of Nursing Care
11 Steps to Care Planning
Response to the Surgical Experience
Reducing Moral Distress in Nurses
Section 1 MEDICAL CONDITIONS
Cardiovascular and Peripheral Vascular
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Section 3 DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES
Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders
Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders
Section 2 SURGICAL PROCEDURES
Generic Care Plan for the Surgical Client 464 Fractured Hip and Femur 572
Arterial Bypass Grafting in
Breast Surgery Lumpectomy Mastectomy 503 Neck Dissection 614
LongTerm Venous Access Devices
Pacemaker Insertion Permanent
Total Parenteral Nutrition