Introductory Medical-Surgical Nursing

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Aug 19, 2013 - Medical - 1328 pages
This 11th Edition of Timby and Smith’s popular text equips LPN/LVN students with the practical knowledge and skills necessary to provide safe and effective nursing care to today's medical-surgical clients. Now enhanced with new research, techniques, and clinical competencies, exciting new concept maps that help students focus and think critically about their clients, a new art program featuring hundreds of illustrations and photographs, new evidence-based practice boxes, and new NCLEX-PN questions, the 11th edition prepares students to manage nursing care of clients in today's changing healthcare environments and eases the transition from classroom to clinical practice.
 

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Contents

UNIT 1 NURSING ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1
UNIT 2 CLIENT CARE CONCERNS
63
UNIT 3 FOUNDATIONS OF MEDICALSURGICAL NURSING
109
UNIT 4 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH MULTISYSTEM DISORDERS
203
UNIT 5 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH RESPIRATORY DISORDERS
257
UNIT 6 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS
331
UNIT 7 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH HEMATOPOIETIC AND LYMPHATIC DISORDERS
463
UNIT 8 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH IMMUNE DISORDERS
505
UNIT 12 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH ENDOCRINE DISORDERS
815
UNIT 13 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH BREAST AND REPRODUCTIVE DISORDERS
883
UNIT 14 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH URINARY AND RENAL DISORDERS
979
UNIT 15 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS
1041
UNIT 16 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH INTEGUMENTARY DISORDERS
1107
UNIT 17 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH PSYCHOBIOLOGIC DISORDERS
1155
Appendix A Commonly Used Abbreviations and Acronyms
1239
Glossary
1244

UNIT 9 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS
555
UNIT 10 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH SENSORY DISORDERS
653
UNIT 11 CARING FOR CLIENTS WITH GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS
699
Index
1280
NANDAApproved Nursing Diagnoses 20122014
1305
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