Fecal & Urinary Diversions

Management Principles

Author: Janice Colwell,Margaret T. Goldberg,Jane Carmel

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323022484

Category: Medical

Page: 522

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Dedicated to fecal and urinary diversions, this comprehensive reference book features information on the history of enterostomal therapy, anatomy and physiology of diseases that necessitate intestinal or urinary diversions, pouching system management principles, ostomy related complications, care of the cancer patient as well as the patient with chronic disease, and current trends and issues affecting the person with an ostomy. Current topics covered include intestinal diversions requiring temporary diversions, medical and surgical treatments for inflammatory bowel disease, colo-rectal cancers advances and ischemic intestinal disease. Fecal and Urinary Diversions: Management Principles is a valuable resource to students, nurses, physicians, surgeons, and any health professional caring for a person with an ostomy. Covers lifespan considerations to address the special needs of patients of all ages. Includes an 8-page color insert with 25 full-color photos illustrating ostomy-related complications to help nurses improve their assessment skills. Offers a unique framework for pouch selection to help nurses choose the most effective and cost-conscious options. Covers coping and quality-of-life issues to guide nurses in handling these important patient and professional considerations. Features practical, step-by-step guidelines for pouching, irrigation, and other techniques. Provides review questions and answers to help evaluate learning and prepare for certification or recertification.
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Fecal & Urinary Diversions

Management Principles

Author: Janice C. Colwell,Margaret T. Goldberg,Jane E. Carmel

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323113583

Category: Medical

Page: 544

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Dedicated to fecal and urinary diversions, this comprehensive reference book features information on the history of enterostomal therapy, anatomy and physiology of diseases that necessitate intestinal or urinary diversions, pouching system management principles, ostomy related complications, care of the cancer patient as well as the patient with chronic disease, and current trends and issues affecting the person with an ostomy. Current topics covered include intestinal diversions requiring temporary diversions, medical and surgical treatments for inflammatory bowel disease, colo-rectal cancers advances and ischemic intestinal disease. Fecal and Urinary Diversions: Management Principles is a valuable resource to students, nurses, physicians, surgeons, and any health professional caring for a person with an ostomy. Covers lifespan considerations to address the special needs of patients of all ages. Includes an 8-page color insert with 25 full-color photos illustrating ostomy-related complications to help nurses improve their assessment skills. Offers a unique framework for pouch selection to help nurses choose the most effective and cost-conscious options. Covers coping and quality-of-life issues to guide nurses in handling these important patient and professional considerations. Features practical, step-by-step guidelines for pouching, irrigation, and other techniques. Provides review questions and answers to help evaluate learning and prepare for certification or recertification.
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Short Bowel Syndrome

Practical Approach to Management

Author: John K. DiBaise,Carol Rees Parrish,Jon S. Thompson

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1498720803

Category: Medical

Page: 406

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Short Bowel Syndrome: Practical Approach to Management is the first reference exclusively about the issues experienced by patients with a short bowel. It covers all aspects of normal and abnormal physiology, the presenting features, and outcomes, including metabolic problems, gallstones, and renal stones. It discusses both medical and surgical treatments, including intestinal transplantation. The use of growth factors, which is likely in the future to become increasingly important in promoting intestinal structural adaptation, is extensively discussed. Special emphasis is given to the psychosocial aspects of the quality of life of patients, including support groups. Emphasis is also given to the importance of an experienced multidisciplinary team in caring for these patients. This book is particularly timely given the recent advances in the management of Short Bowel Syndrome, including the availability of pharmacologic agents to enhance intestinal absorption, refinements in parenteral nutrition, and surgical procedures designed to eliminate the need for parenteral nutrition support. The goal of this international, interdisciplinary book is to bring the subject of Short Bowel Syndrome to a wide audience. A wide range of specialists have contributed to this book to provide various viewpoints on the state-of-the-art care of those with this condition.
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Principles and Practice of Palliative Care and Supportive Oncology

Author: Ann M. Berger,John L. Shuster,Jamie H. Von Roenn

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781795951

Category: Medical

Page: 923

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The first truly interdisciplinary book on supportive oncology and palliative care returns with a new edition that serves as a practical guide to the management of the myriad symptoms and quality-of-life issues that occur in patients with cancer—including newly diagnosed patients, patients undergoing treatment, cancer survivors, and patients whose disease is no longer curable. The interdisciplinary group of contributors includes leading experts in hospice care and palliative medicine, oncology, nursing, neurology, psychiatry, anesthesiology, and pharmacology. This completely revised edition features new chapters on caregiver stress, hepatic failure, pulmonary failure, research issues in palliative care, and beginning a palliative care program. Content has been aligned with the needs of today's palliative care fellowship programs and includes additional tables, algorithms, and flow charts.
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Nursing Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient

Author: Nancy Tkacz Browne,Laura M. Flanigan,Carmel A. McComiskey,Pam Pieper

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763768030

Category: Medical

Page: 531

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The book packages all aspects of the pediatric surgical nurse's job into one comprehensive reference, including pre- and post-operative care, minimally invasive surgery, innovative therapies, fetal surgery, pediatric solid organ transplantation, and more. It offers up-to-date information on pediatric surgical nursing and includes many critical pathways and research topics. It is a must-have resource for all healthcare providers involved in the care of the general pediatric surgical patient.
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Klinische Pathophysiologie

Author: Beatrice R. Amann-Vesti

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 9783134496093

Category: Physiology, Pathological

Page: 1178

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Beckenboden

Author: Beate Carrière

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3131703326

Category: Medical

Page: 664

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Das Beckenboden-Buch: kompakt, komplett, praxisorientiert - Sicherheit in der Therapie: Internationale Experten erklären, wie man Beckenbodenbeschwerden effektiv mit Physiotherapie behandelt. - Symptome, Untersuchung und Behandlung aller Patientengruppen. - Zahlreiche Behandlungsmethoden: Von Biofeedback über Manualtherapie bis zu Übungsprogrammen und der Triggerpunktbehandlung. - Fundierte Darstellung aktueller Themen, z. B. Rückenschmerzen und Beckenboden oder Beckenbodenstörungen bei onkologischen Erkrankungen. Neu in der 2. Auflage - Alle Kapitel sind aktualisiert und überarbeitet. - Neue Kapitel: Rückenschmerzen und Beckenboden, Lymphdrainage bei Beckenbodenproblemen, Therapie bei Kindern, rektale und anale Dysfunktionen, Beckenboden und Onkologie.
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Allgemeinchirurgische Patienten in der Hausarztpraxis

Allgemeinärztliche Betreuung vor und nach Operationen

Author: Michael Korenkov,Jann Hünermund,Jan Purr

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662479079

Category: Medical

Page: 343

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Detailliert und praxisnah fasst dieses Buch das aktuelle Fachwissen zur Beratung der Patienten vor einer allgemein- oder viszeralchirurgischen Operation und zur postoperativen Betreuung durch den Hausarzt zusammen. Neben den gängigen Eingriffen sind auch invasive Maßnahmen zur Unterstützung der Therapie berücksichtigt, wie Gastrostomien, Ports, Schrittmacher, suprapubische Dauerkatheter und Urostomata. Indikationen und Operationsprinzip der einzelnen Verfahren sind ebenso dargestellt wie mögliche Komplikationen und ihre postoperative Behandlung. In Form von Fragen und Antworten werden häufige Fragen des Hausarztes an den Chirurgen, aber ebenso des Patienten an den Hausarzt präzise und bündig beantwortet. Hohe Praxisrelevanz der Beiträge ist durch die Zusammenarbeit von Allgemeinärzten mit Experten aus den operativen Fachgebieten sichergestellt.
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Mosby's Pocket Guide to Nursing Skills and Procedures - E-Book

Author: Anne Griffin Perry,Patricia A. Potter

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323075797

Category: Medical

Page: 640

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Take this pocket reference to clinicals on the job for quick access to nursing skills! Based on Perry & Potter's market-leading Clinical Nursing Skills & Techniques, 7th Edition, Mosby's Pocket Guide to Nursing Skills & Procedures, 7th Edition presents 83 key skills in an easy-to-use A-to-Z format. Step-by-step instructions include full-color photos plus rationales explaining why to use specific techniques. With the latest in evidence-based practice, this book helps you perform basic nursing skills safely and effectively. Also available on Skyscape for use on any hand-held device! A clear, two-column format presents skills with rationales for each step explaining why to use specific techniques. A gloving logo identifies skills in which clean gloves should be worn or gloves should be changed in order to minimize the risk of infection. Safety alerts highlight important information for patient safety and effective performance of skills. Reporting and recording guidelines include a bulleted list of what should be documented in the patient records. Unexpected outcomes and related interventions help you troubleshoot potential problems and take appropriate actions to address them. Alphabetical organization of skills makes it easy to find information quickly. A convenient pocket size and spiral binding allow the book to fit easily into your coat pocket and to stay open on the page you want. New full-color design and illustrations help you follow step-by-step directions more easily. Completely updated content is based on Perry & Potter's market-leading text, Clinical Nursing Skills & Techniques, 7th Edition, for the latest in evidence-based care.
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Nursing Interventions & Clinical Skills

Author: N.A

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323044585

Category: Medical

Page: 900

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This book provides complete coverage of nearly 150 basic, intermediate and advanced skills in a streamlined, visually oriented format.
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Maingot's Abdominal Operations, 12th Edition

Author: Michael Zinner,Jr Stanley Ashley

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007163388X

Category: Medical

Page: 1328

View: 6941

THE DEFINITIVE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO ABDOMINAL OPERATIONS FOR GENERAL, COLORECTAL, AND GASTROINTESTINAL SURGEONS--NOW IN FULL COLOR! With each edition, Maingot's Abdominal Operations has built a legacy of expertise, currency, and clinical rigor acclaimed by surgical trainees and practicing surgeons. Presented in full-color for the first time, the 63 streamlined chapters of the twelfth edition offer a concise, yet complete, survey of the diagnosis and management of benign and malignant digestive diseases. This authoritative resource has everything you need to understand congenital, acquired, and neoplastic disorders--and optimize surgical outcomes for any type of abdominal procedure. FEATURES Contemporary focus on operative procedures, and new concepts in the diagnosis and management of abdominal disease Convenient organ/procedure presentation provides a seamless review of surgical protocols, as well as pre- and postoperative strategies and techniques Thirteen new "Perspective" chapters feature expert commentary and alternative viewpoints on the most clinically relevant topics Added chapters on gastrointestinal bleeding, abdominal trauma, and abdominal vascular emergencies--along with minimally invasive surgery chapters woven throughout the text--present current, ready-to-use insights designed to enhance surgical care and recovery More than 1,250 illustrations (most in full color)
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Manual of Medical-surgical Nursing Care

Nursing Interventions and Collaborative Management

Author: Pamela L. Swearingen

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 9780323037273

Category: Medical

Page: 823

View: 855

This edition contains information on the most recent NANDA taxonomy II nursing diagnoses included for each disorder. It includes sections on pain and end-of-life care and information on infection prevention and control.
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Maingot's Abdominal Operations, 12th Edition

Author: Michael Zinner,Ashley Jr

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007163987X

Category: Medical

Page: 1328

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THE DEFINITIVE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO ABDOMINAL OPERATIONS FOR GENERAL, COLORECTAL, AND GASTROINTESTINAL SURGEONS--NOW IN FULL COLOR! With each edition, Maingot's Abdominal Operations has built a legacy of expertise, currency, and clinical rigor acclaimed by surgical trainees and practicing surgeons. Presented in full-color for the first time, the 63 streamlined chapters of the twelfth edition offer a concise, yet complete, survey of the diagnosis and management of benign and malignant digestive diseases. This authoritative resource has everything you need to understand congenital, acquired, and neoplastic disorders--and optimize surgical outcomes for any type of abdominal procedure. FEATURES Contemporary focus on operative procedures, and new concepts in the diagnosis and management of abdominal disease Convenient organ/procedure presentation provides a seamless review of surgical protocols, as well as pre- and postoperative strategies and techniques Thirteen new "Perspective" chapters feature expert commentary and alternative viewpoints on the most clinically relevant topics Added chapters on gastrointestinal bleeding, abdominal trauma, and abdominal vascular emergencies--along with minimally invasive surgery chapters woven throughout the text--present current, ready-to-use insights designed to enhance surgical care and recovery More than 1,250 illustrations (most in full color)
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Urinary and Fecal Incontinence

Nursing Management

Author: Dorothy Beckley Doughty

Publisher: Mosby Elsevier Health Science

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 274

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Brock Mikrobiologie

Author: Michael T. Madigan,Thomas D. Brock,John M. Martinko,David P. Clark,David A. Stahl

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783868941449

Category: Microbiology

Page: 1680

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Author: American Urological Association. Western Branch Society

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Genitourinary organs

Page: N.A

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Principles of Ostomy Care

Author: Debra C. Broadwell,Bettie S. Jackson

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 815

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