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The Resource Nursing practice : knowledge and care, edited by Ian Peate, Karen Wild, (electronic book)

Nursing practice : knowledge and care, edited by Ian Peate, Karen Wild, (electronic book)

Label
Nursing practice : knowledge and care
Title
Nursing practice
Title remainder
knowledge and care
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ian Peate, Karen Wild
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Nursing Practice' is the essential, textbook to support you throughout your entire nursing degree, from your first year onwards. It explores all the clinical and professional issues that you need to know in one complete volume.
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
610.73
Index
no index present
LC call number
RT41
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peate, Ian
  • Wild, Karen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Nursing
Summary expansion
The second edition of the successful and definitive nursing textbook, Nursing Practice is designed to support the student throughout the entire nursing degree. Structured around the latest Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Conduct, it explores a range of clinical and professional issues that the student will need to know, in one complete and accessible volume. Thoroughly updated and with full-colour, high quality illustrations throughout, this new edition features an additional chapter on the principles of supporting families and carers in practice, advice on revalidation, as well as a number of learning features and activities to help consolidate learning. Nursing Practice provides invaluable information to enable not just student nurses, but also those who are qualified and members of the extended nursing family, to develop a deeper understanding of their patients needs and to ensure that they are practicing safely and effectively
Target audience
specialized
Label
Nursing practice : knowledge and care, edited by Ian Peate, Karen Wild, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Preface xiv</p> <p>Acknowledgements xvi</p> <p>About the Editors xvii</p> <p>Contributors xviii</p> <p>How to Use Your Textbook xxii</p> <p>About the Companion Website xxiv</p> <p><b>Unit 1 Contextualising the Art and Science of Nursing 1</b></p> <p>1 Nursing: Past, Present and Future 2</p> <p>2 The Professional Nurse and Contemporary Healthcare 24</p> <p>3 Health Promotion 50</p> <p>4 Public Health 71</p> <p><b>Unit 2 The Elements of Care 91</b></p> <p>5 Ethics, the Law and the Nurse 92</p> <p>6 The Nursing Process 111</p> <p>7 Models of Nursing 129</p> <p><b>Unit 3 The Principles of Care 147</b></p> <p>8 The Principles of Safeguarding and Dignity 148</p> <p>9 The Principles of Older People s Care 171</p> <p>10 The Principles of Caring for People with Learning Disabilities and/or Autism 193</p> <p>11 Principles of Caring for Children and Families 210</p> <p>12 The Principles of Caring for People with Mental Health Problems 236</p> <p>13 The Principles of Maternity Care 254</p> <p>14 The Principles of Surgical Care 270</p> <p>15 The Principles of Cancer Care 288</p> <p>16 The Principles of Infection Control 307</p> <p>17 The Principles of Nutrition 332</p> <p>18 The Principles of Skin Integrity 350</p> <p>19 The Principles of Medicine Administration and Pharmacology 376</p> <p>20 Care at the End of Life 404</p> <p>21 The Principles of Supporting Families and Carers in Practice 430</p> <p><b>Unit 4 The Scientific Nature of Disease 453</b></p> <p>22 The Cell 454</p> <p>23 Immunity, Inflammation and Infection 480</p> <p>24 Pain Management 504</p> <p>25 Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance, and Shock 528</p> <p><b>Unit 5 The Art and Science of Nursing Care 551</b></p> <p>26 The Person with a Cardiovascular Disorder 552</p> <p>27 The Person with a Haematological Disorder 578</p> <p>28 The Person with a Respiratory Disorder 605</p> <p>29 The Person with a Gastrointestinal Disorder 635</p> <p>30 The Person with a Urinary Disorder 662</p> <p>31 The Woman with a Reproductive Disorder 686</p> <p>32 The Man with a Reproductive Disorder 717</p> <p>33 The Person with a Sexually Transmitted Infection 746</p> <p>34 The Person with an Endocrine Disorder 768</p> <p>35 The Person with a Neurological Disorder 797</p> <p>36 The Person with an Ear or Eye Disorder 850</p> <p>37 The Person with a Musculoskeletal Disorder 879</p> <p>38 The Person with a Skin Disorder 909</p> <p>Appendix A Reference Values in Venous Serum (Adults) 931</p> <p>Appendix B List of Units 934</p> <p>Index 935</p>
Control code
purchAH32912105
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
928 pages
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781119237471
Lccn
2017027179
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Nursing practice : knowledge and care, edited by Ian Peate, Karen Wild, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Preface xiv</p> <p>Acknowledgements xvi</p> <p>About the Editors xvii</p> <p>Contributors xviii</p> <p>How to Use Your Textbook xxii</p> <p>About the Companion Website xxiv</p> <p><b>Unit 1 Contextualising the Art and Science of Nursing 1</b></p> <p>1 Nursing: Past, Present and Future 2</p> <p>2 The Professional Nurse and Contemporary Healthcare 24</p> <p>3 Health Promotion 50</p> <p>4 Public Health 71</p> <p><b>Unit 2 The Elements of Care 91</b></p> <p>5 Ethics, the Law and the Nurse 92</p> <p>6 The Nursing Process 111</p> <p>7 Models of Nursing 129</p> <p><b>Unit 3 The Principles of Care 147</b></p> <p>8 The Principles of Safeguarding and Dignity 148</p> <p>9 The Principles of Older People s Care 171</p> <p>10 The Principles of Caring for People with Learning Disabilities and/or Autism 193</p> <p>11 Principles of Caring for Children and Families 210</p> <p>12 The Principles of Caring for People with Mental Health Problems 236</p> <p>13 The Principles of Maternity Care 254</p> <p>14 The Principles of Surgical Care 270</p> <p>15 The Principles of Cancer Care 288</p> <p>16 The Principles of Infection Control 307</p> <p>17 The Principles of Nutrition 332</p> <p>18 The Principles of Skin Integrity 350</p> <p>19 The Principles of Medicine Administration and Pharmacology 376</p> <p>20 Care at the End of Life 404</p> <p>21 The Principles of Supporting Families and Carers in Practice 430</p> <p><b>Unit 4 The Scientific Nature of Disease 453</b></p> <p>22 The Cell 454</p> <p>23 Immunity, Inflammation and Infection 480</p> <p>24 Pain Management 504</p> <p>25 Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance, and Shock 528</p> <p><b>Unit 5 The Art and Science of Nursing Care 551</b></p> <p>26 The Person with a Cardiovascular Disorder 552</p> <p>27 The Person with a Haematological Disorder 578</p> <p>28 The Person with a Respiratory Disorder 605</p> <p>29 The Person with a Gastrointestinal Disorder 635</p> <p>30 The Person with a Urinary Disorder 662</p> <p>31 The Woman with a Reproductive Disorder 686</p> <p>32 The Man with a Reproductive Disorder 717</p> <p>33 The Person with a Sexually Transmitted Infection 746</p> <p>34 The Person with an Endocrine Disorder 768</p> <p>35 The Person with a Neurological Disorder 797</p> <p>36 The Person with an Ear or Eye Disorder 850</p> <p>37 The Person with a Musculoskeletal Disorder 879</p> <p>38 The Person with a Skin Disorder 909</p> <p>Appendix A Reference Values in Venous Serum (Adults) 931</p> <p>Appendix B List of Units 934</p> <p>Index 935</p>
Control code
purchAH32912105
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
928 pages
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781119237471
Lccn
2017027179
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote

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