Mosby's Guide to Nursing Diagnosis E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Apr 16, 2019 - Medical - 960 pages

Portable and easy-to-use, Mosby’s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis, 6th Edition is ideal for use in clinicals, in class, and at the bedside! This pocket-sized reference book is a condensed version Ackley’s Nursing Diagnosis Handbook, 12th Edition that helps you diagnose and formulate care plans with confidence and ease. Using a quick-access format, it includes the 2018-20 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses based on more than 1,300 specific symptoms and a step-by-step guide to creating care plans, featuring desired outcomes, interventions, and patient teaching. Plus, alphabetic thumb tabs allow for quick and easy access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses.

  • UNIQUE! Includes care plans for every NANDA-I approved nursing diagnosis, including pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, safety, and client/family teaching and discharge planning interventions.
  • Alphabetical thumb tabs provides your students with quick access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses.
  • Pocketsize portability makes this book easy to carry and use in clinicals, in class, or at the bedside.
  • Nursing Diagnoses Index on the inside front and back cover.
  • NEW! UNIQUE! 2018-2020 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses complete with 16 new diagnoses.

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I Guide to Nursing Diagnoses
II Guide to Planning Care
Appendix Nursing Care Plans for Hearing Loss and Vision Loss
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