Lippincott's Textbook for Nursing Assistants: A Humanistic Approach to Caregiving

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Jun 1, 2007 - Medical - 909 pages

Now in its Second Edition, this textbook prepares students to work as nursing assistants in long-term care, acute care, and home health care settings, and provides a firm foundation for advancement to an LPN and ultimately an RN role. The book is written in a direct, conversational writing style with an emphasis on professionalism and humanism. This edition is significantly updated and has new photographs and illustrations. A front-of-book CD-ROM includes an audio glossary. An audiobook version of the entire text in MP3 format is available as a separate purchase. A student-edition DVD, containing selected procedures from Lippincott's Video Series for Nursing Assistants, is also available as a separate purchase.

 

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Contents

Chapter
1
Chapter
9
CHAPTER
15
Delegation
24
What Is a Professional?
30
CHAPTER
37
CHAPTER 4
47
Guidelines for Behavior
57
Assisting With Urinary and Bowel
410
Urinary Elimination
417
Bowel Elimination
428
Assisting a Person With Using a Bedpan
434
Death and Dying
450
Caring for People Who Are Dying
461
Providing Postmortem Care
469
STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION
475

Communicating Effectively
63
Telephone Communication
70
Patients Residents and Clients
83
Unit 2
95
Culture and Religion
98
Safety
105
Infection Control in the Health Care
116
Handwashing
126
Chapters Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens
134
Airborne Diseases
141
Workplace Safety
145
Following Procedures
149
Fire Safety
156
Patient and Resident Safety
165
Procedure 101
179
Positioning Lifting
185
Transferring Patients and Residents
193
Moving a Person to the Side of
200
Applying
207
Transferring a Person From a Stretcher
213
Basic First Aid and Emergency
221
Chapter 12
228
The Chain of Survival
231
UN IT 3
243
Units
248
Ensuring Comfort
249
Admissions Transfers
261
Transfers
268
Bedmaking
274
Linens and Other Supplies
275
Making an Unoccupied
284
Vital Signs Height and Weight
290
Respiration
300
Height and Weight
306
Measuring a Rectal Temperature Glass
312
Counting Respirations
318
CHAPTER 17
325
Cleanliness and Hygiene
326
Assisting With Perineal Care
331
Brushing and Flossing
343
Providing Male Perineal Care
349
Giving a Partial Bed Bath
355
Grooming
361
CHAPTER 18
363
Assisting With the Application
372
Assisting With Hand Care
374
Combing a Persons Hair
380
Basic Nutrition
385
Food and How Our Bodies Use It
386
Special Diets
392
Other Ways of Providing Fluids and Nutrition
399
Feeding a Dependent Person
406
Structure and Function of
478
CHAPTER 24
487
The Integumentary System
493
Assisting the Nurse With a Dressing
514
Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System
527
Assisting a Person With Passive
543
Giving a Dry Cold Application
549
The Effects of Aging on the Respiratory
558
General Care Measures
573
Structure of the Cardiovascular System
579
Function of the Cardiovascular System
585
Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Disorders
592
Function of the Nervous System
600
Diagnosis of Neurologic Disorders
606
Structure of the Sensory System 61 2
612
CHAPTER 30
633
CHAPTER 31
643
Structure of the Digestive System
649
Caring for a Person With an Ostomy
656
Structure of the Urinary System
664
Diagnosis of Urinary Disorders
673
The Female Reproductive System
679
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
689
U N IT 6
695
Appendix B Introduction to the Language
703
CARING FOR PEOPLE WITH MENTAL
708
Caring for a Person With Mental Illness
716
Glossary
722
Caring for a Person With Dementia
730
Effects on the Caregiver of Caring for the Person
736
CARING FOR PEOPLE WITH CANCER
740
Caring for a Person With Cancer
747
Protection of Rights
754
ACUTE CARE
761
Caring for Surgical Patients
763
Care of the PostOperative Patient
771
Applying AntiEmbolism TED
777
Caring for Mothers
781
Caring for Pediatric Patients
797
CHAPTER 41
798
Child Abuse
806
CHAPTER 42
813
Home Health Care 811_
816
Qualities of the Successful Home Health
819
SAFETY AND INFECTION CONTROL
825
Safety and Infection Control
827
Personal Safety
833
APPENDIX
839
GLOSSARY
851
INDEX
875
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