Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing E Book

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing   E Book

Designed to accompany the 10th Edition of the Lewis main text, this portable reference has been completely updated throughout to reflect current practice.

Author: Sharon L. Lewis

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323371506

Category: Medical

Page: 816

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Get instant access to all the information you need for more than 200 medical-surgical conditions and procedures with the Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems. Designed to accompany the 10th Edition of the Lewis main text, this portable reference has been completely updated throughout to reflect current practice. The Clinical Companion is organized alphabetically for quick reference and includes a variety of full-color illustrations and summary tables to help you digest information quickly. Disorders section covers commonly encountered medical-surgical conditions in a consistent, clinically-relevant format that includes: Definition/Description Pathophysiology Clinical Manifestations Complications Diagnostic Studies Interprofessional Care (including Drug Therapy, where relevant) Nursing Management Treatments and Procedures section summarizes the need-to-know content about common medical-surgical treatments and procedures such as basic life support, enteral nutrition, and artificial airway management. Cross-references to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 10th Edition, make it easy to locate more in-depth information. Patient and caregiver teaching content highlighted with a special icon, identifying information to share with patients and caregivers. Reference Appendix contains information commonly used in nursing practice, such as abbreviations, laboratory values, and commonly used formulas. NEW! Attractive full-color design ties the Clinical Companion to the textbook.
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Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing E Book

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing E Book

Cross-references to the Lewis main text identify how to access more in-depth information. Attractive four-color design makes it easy to locate specific information within the clinical companion. NEW!

Author: Debra Hagler

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323594691

Category: Medical

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Designed for portability, this clinical companion provides at-a-glance access to the information you need for more than 200 medical-surgical conditions and procedures. Completely updated content mirrors the revisions in the new 11th edition of Lewis’s main text: Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems. This clinical companion is organized alphabetically for quick reference and includes a variety of full-color illustrations, summary tables, and a handy reference appendix full of laboratory values, Spanish translations of key phrases, and other information commonly used in nursing practice. Consistent and practical information covers definitions and descriptions, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, complications, diagnostic studies, interprofessional care and drug therapy, and nursing management. Treatments and Procedures section summarizes the need-to-know content about common medical-surgical treatments and procedures such as basic life support, enteral nutrition, and artificial airway management. Handy reference appendix contains information commonly used in nursing practice, including laboratory values, commonly used formulas, Spanish translations of key phrases, and much more. Patient and caregiver teaching content is highlighted with a special icon to identify appropriate information to share with patients and caregivers about the care of various conditions. Cross-references to the Lewis main text identify how to access more in-depth information. Attractive four-color design makes it easy to locate specific information within the clinical companion. NEW! Updated content reflects the revisions and updates in Lewis’s Medical-Surgical Nursing, 11th Edition main text.
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Clinical Companion Medical Surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion  Medical Surgical Nursing

All body system chapters features the following: • Overview • Anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of related conditions • Common diseases and disorders are presented by causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, ...

Author: Gayle McKenzie

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780729584142

Category: Medical

Page: 504

View: 443

Perfect For: • Undergraduate bachelor of Nursing students • Diploma of Nursing students • Registered and enrolled nurses re-entering acute care practice after a period of absence Clinical Companion: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 3rd Edition has been fully revised to provide accessible information to assist with nursing care, including the assessment and management of people experiencing chronic, acute and complex health issues. Clinical Companion: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 3rd Edition can be used in conjunction with Brown & Edwards Lewis’s Medical-Surgical Nursing, 4th Edition as part of the medical-surgical suite of resources or as a stand- alone quick reference guide. All body system chapters features the following: • Overview • Anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of related conditions • Common diseases and disorders are presented by causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, complications and nursing considerations • Further actions are indicated in the event that medical or surgical interventions, tests or pharmacology are required. • New chapter on mental health considerations • New hint boxes on the assessment and management of the deteriorating patient included throughout • Revised and updated nutrition section • Revised and updated renal chapter, in particular diabetes and obesity • Revised and updated wound care section • Chapter 2: includes ISBAR in the documentation process • Appendix 1 Life support charts included in the front and back of the book as a ready reference.
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Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing E Book

Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing   E Book

This edition features a unique focus on the concepts and exemplars found in the Ignatavicius textbook, along with updated content throughout that cross-references to the main text.

Author: Donna D. Ignatavicius

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323461719

Category: Medical

Page: 736

View: 596

The go-to clinical companion for medical-surgical nursing students! Clinical Companion for Ignatavicius, Workman, and Rebar’s Medical-Surgical Nursing: Interprofessional Collaborative Care, 9th Edition, is an A-Z, easy-to-use guide to more than 250 common medical-surgical conditions and their management. Written in a reader-friendly, direct-address style, this convenient tool is perfect for helping you out on clinical days in school and in practice. This edition features a unique focus on the concepts and exemplars found in the Ignatavicius textbook, along with updated content throughout that cross-references to the main text. With a streamlined collaborative care format, complete with new QSEN highlights and a reorganized Concepts in Medical-Surgical Nursing section, it will quickly become your favorite bedside reference. A-Z synopses of more than 250 diseases and disorders, along with related collaborative care, serve as both a quick reference for clinical days and a study resource for diseases/disorders and related collaborative care. QSEN highlights each focus on one or more of the six core QSEN competencies (Patient-Centered Care, Teamwork & Collaboration, Evidence-Based Practice, Quality Improvement, Safety, and Informatics) to help you understand how to apply QSEN competencies for safe patient care. Quick reference thumb tabs appear along the edges of the pages to facilitate quick access to clinical information for just-in-time learning and reference at the bedside. NEW! Updated content matches the 9th edition of the Ignatavicius textbook for a reliably seamless reference and study experience. NEW and UNIQUE! Additional focus on concept exemplars reflects the new conceptual focus of the Ignatavicius textbook and includes cross-references to refer you to relevant exemplar disorders. NEW and UNIQUE! A Concepts for Interprofessional Collaborative Care section (Part One) reflects the emphasis on nursing concepts in the Ignatavicius textbook and provides you with a quick reference to essential concepts needed for effective nursing practice. NEW and UNIQUE! Interprofessional focus added to remind you to coordinate care with other health professionals. NEW! Cross references to the Ignatavicius textbook point you to detailed coverage of each concept or disorder. UNIQUE! Consistent collaborative care format mirrors that of the Ignatavicius textbook to more effectively prepare you for clinical days. UNIQUE! Nursing Safety Priorities (Drug Alert, Critical Rescue, and Action Alert) reinforce critical safety measures at the bedside and mirror those in the Ignatavicius textbook.
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Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing

NEW! Updated content matches the 8th edition of the Ignatavicius & Workman textbook for a reliably seamless reference and study experience. NEW!

Author: Chris Winkelman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323222358

Category: Medical

Page: 721

View: 105

"Clinical companion for Medical-surgical nursing : patient-centered collaborative care. Eighth Edition"--Verso of title page.
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Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing E Book

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing   E Book

Cross-references to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8th Edition make it easy to locate more in-depth information.

Author: Sharon L. Lewis

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323082778

Category: Medical

Page: 832

View: 469

Disorders section covers commonly encountered medical-surgical conditions in a consistent, clinically relevant presentation that includes: Definition/Description Pathophysiology Clinical Manifestations Complications Diagnostic Studies Collaborative Care (including Drug Therapy, where relevant) Nursing Management Goals Nursing Diagnoses (using the most current NANDA terminology) Nursing Interventions Patient and Caregiver Teaching Treatments and Procedures section provides need-to-know information on common medical-surgical treatments and procedures. Reference Appendix features key reference information commonly used in nursing practice, including laboratory values, commonly used formulas, and Spanish translations of key phrases. Patient teaching content is highlighted with a special icon, identifying information that patients and caregivers need to know about the care of various conditions. Cross-references to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8th Edition make it easy to locate more in-depth information.
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Clinical Companion

Clinical Companion

Common diseases and disorders are presented in a practical format. Gayle McKenzie, La Trobe University, Australia.

Author: Gayle McKenzie

Publisher: Elsevier Australia

ISBN: 9780729539968

Category: Medical

Page: 443

View: 534

Fully-revised for Australian and New Zealand medical-surgical nursing students, the second edition of Clinical Companion Medical-Surgical Nursing is a user-friendly, quick-find guide. Clinical Companion Medical-Surgical Nursing, 2nd Edition has been fully revised and updated to address situations Australian and New Zealand medical-surgical nursing students will most frequently face during their clinical placement. Common diseases and disorders are presented in a practical format - from cause, signs and symptoms through to diagnosis, treatment, complications and nursing considerations. The first local edition of the Clinical Companion was regarded as an indispensable quick-reference guide, and this new release will prove even more valuable; providing practical suggestions and helpful tips to assist with nursing care and learning outcomes, along with the useful new content. Each of the book's 14 chapters has been fully revised to include the most relevant and up-to-date information. Appendices have also been enhanced, with new features including updated Life Support flow charts aligning with the 2010 Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines. Comprehensive yet succinct, the book's convenient format makes it easy for nurses to carry; eliminating the need to lug around a hefty hardback on clinical placement. Clinical Companion Medical-Surgical Nursing is an essential reference for student nurses, and continues the ongoing success of the US editions. The book is also a must-have guide for graduates, as well as registered nurses re-entering acute care practice after a period of absence. The ultimate learning package - available October 2011 Clinical Companion Medical Surgical Nursing, 2nd Edition is the ideal resource to accompany Lewis's Medical-Surgical Nursing, 3rd Edition by Brown & Edwards, and the exciting new Lewis Medical Surgical Simulation Learning System ANZ adaptation - both of which will be available in October 2011. All chapters fully revised and updated Appendix 1- Life support flow charts updated to the 2010 Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines New Appendix 4 - Handover chart Updated websites and references
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Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing E Book

Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing   E Book

NEW! Updated content matches the 8th edition of the Ignatavicius & Workman textbook for a reliably seamless reference and study experience. NEW!

Author: Donna D. Ignatavicius

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323222396

Category: Medical

Page: 736

View: 105

The easy-to-use Clinical Companion for Ignatavicius and Workman’s Medical-Surgical Nursing: Patient-Centered Collaborative Care, 8th Edition, is an A-Z guide to more than 250 common medical-surgical conditions and their management. Written in a reader-friendly, direct-address style, this resource is a convenient tool that you can carry with you on clinical days. Now organized in a streamlined collaborative care format, complete with new QSEN highlights and a reorganized Concepts in Medical-Surgical Nursing section, it will quickly become your best bedside reference. A-Z synopses of more than 250 diseases and disorders, along with related collaborative care, serve as both a quick reference for clinical days and a study resource for diseases/disorders and related collaborative care. Consistent collaborative care format mirrors the coverage provided in the Ignatavicius & Workman textbook to more effectively prepare students for clinical days. UNIQUE! Nursing Safety Priorities reinforce critical safety measures at the bedside and mirror those in the Ignatavicius & Workman text: Drug Alert, Critical Rescue, and Action Alert. Special Considerations highlights call students' attention to important aspects of nursing care, such as Genetic/Genomic Considerations, Considerations for Older Adults, Gender Health Considerations, and Cultural Considerations. A Concepts of Medical-Surgical Nursing section (Part One) includes a NEW! concept on fluid and electrolyte balance, reflects the emphasis on concepts from Giddens’ Concepts of Nursing Practice, and provides students with an understanding of essential concepts needed for effective nursing practice. A-Z printed thumb tabs appear along the edges of the pages to facilitate quick access to clinical information for just-in-time learning and reference at the bedside. 8 quick-reference appendices provide need-to-know, quick-reference coverage of common and some less typical clinical topics. NEW! Updated content matches the 8th edition of the Ignatavicius & Workman textbook for a reliably seamless reference and study experience. NEW! Streamlined collaborative care format helps you focus more effectively on nursing care priorities. NEW! QSEN highlights each focus on one or more of the six core QSEN competencies (Patient-Centered Care, Teamwork & Collaboration, Evidence-Based Practice, Quality Improvement, Safety, and Informatics) to help you understand how to apply QSEN competencies for safe patient care.
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Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing Text and E Book Package

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing   Text and E Book Package

It includes Lewis' Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing 7th edition text and an electronic version of the textbook that allows students to search, highlight information, take notes, share notes and more.

Author: Sharon L. Lewis

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 0323060110

Category: Medical

Page: 834

View: 799

This money-saving package is a must-have for nursing students! It includes Lewis' Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing 7th edition text and an electronic version of the textbook that allows students to search, highlight information, take notes, share notes and more. This package makes it simple for students to make the most of their study time and get more use out of their textbooks!
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Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing

Designed for portability, here's at-a-glance access to information needed for more than 200 medical-surgical conditions and procedures.

Author: Sharon L. Lewis

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 0323091431

Category: Medical

Page: 800

View: 377

Designed for portability, here's at-a-glance access to information needed for more than 200 medical-surgical conditions and procedures. Completely updated content is organized alphabetically for quick reference in the clinical setting. (Medical & Surgical)
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Clinical Companion to Medical surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion to Medical surgical Nursing

This pocket-sized book provides nurses and nursing students easy access to essential information needed when caring for patients with a variety of clinical problems in diverse settings.

Author: Shannon Ruff Dirksen

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 0323004040

Category: Medical

Page: 770

View: 521

Featuring a new two-color format, the Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing, second edition, is a useful reference of up-to-date information on more than 200 medical-surgical disorders and clinically related subjects. This pocket-sized book provides nurses and nursing students easy access to essential information needed when caring for patients with a variety of clinical problems in diverse settings. Additional information on patient and family education, collaborative care, and home health care has been integrated throughout the second edition. The Clincal Companion can be used independently as a reference or in conjunction with Lewis/Heitkemper/Dirksen's Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems, fifth edition. The Clinical Companion is divided into three sections: Part One focuses on commonly encountered medical-surgical disorders, Part Two highlights common treatments and procedures, Part Three contains reference material frequently used in nursing clinical practice.
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Clinical Companion to Medical surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion to Medical surgical Nursing

"Designed for portability, this practical clinical manual presents approximately 200 commonly encountered medicl-surgical disorders and procedures in a concise, alphabetical format for quick clinical reference."--Page 4 de la couverture.

Author: Shannon Ruff Dirksen

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 0323018963

Category: Medical

Page: 813

View: 533

This clinical manual presents approximately 200 commonly encountered medical-surgical disorders and procedures in a concise, alphabetical format for quick clinical reference. Designed for portability, the Clinical Companion includes the essential, need-to-know information for medical-surgical nursing practice. The attractive and functional two-color design highlights key information, and helpful cross-references to the Lewis text direct students to more extensive background information. The 3rd edition features expanded patient and family teaching content as well as additional illustrations and tables to enhance functionality and visual appeal. Presents approximately 200 medical-surgical disorders in a consistent, clinically-functional format for practical use in the clinical environment. Patient teaching content has been increased and highlighted to stress critical information to teach patients and family about the care of various conditions. Attractive and functional two-color design highlights key information for quick, easy reference. Now includes even more illustrations and summary tables to enhance functionality and visual appeal. Includes the most up-to-date information, including isolation precaution guidelines, lab values, and ECGs; also contains the most recent NANDA Taxonomy II nursing diagnoses. Features a portable format for utility in the medical-surgical environment. Contains cross-references to the core text (Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 6/e) to provide students with more thorough background information.
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Medical surgical Nursing Clinical Companion

Medical surgical Nursing Clinical Companion

"Designed as a clinical reference for both nursing students and practicing professional nurses, the Medical-Surgical Nursing Companion provides nearly 300 entries on current health issues ranging from AIDS to Diabetes to West Nile Virus.

Author: Bonita E. Broyles

Publisher:

ISBN: 0890892261

Category: Medical

Page: 903

View: 395

Designed as a clinical reference for both nursing students and practicing professional nurses, the Medical-Surgical Nursing Companion provides nearly 300 entries on current health issues ranging from AIDS to Diabetes to West Nile Virus. An alphabetical index provides the reader with key phases of the nursing process for all entries.
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Clinical Companion to Accompany Medical Surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion to Accompany Medical Surgical Nursing

This pocket-sized book is a reference for the conditions most frequently encountered in clinical situations.

Author: Lois White

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 0766825671

Category: Medical

Page: 216

View: 324

This pocket-sized book is a reference for the conditions most frequently encountered in clinical situations. While developed primarily as a supplement to Medical-Surgical Nursing: An Integrated Approach, 2nd Edition, to which it is cross-referenced, the Companion may also be used as a stand-alone reference. It provides nursing students in the clinical area with essential information in an easy-to-follow format.
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Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion for Medical Surgical Nursing

This edition features a unique focus on the concepts and exemplars found in the Ignatavicius textbook, along with updated content throughout that cross-references to the main text.

Author: Donna D Ignatavicius, MS, RN, CM

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 0323461700

Category:

Page: 736

View: 234

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Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing Pageburst Access Code

Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing Pageburst Access Code

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; Disorders section covers commonly encountered medical-surgical conditions in a consistent, clinically relevant presentation that includes: Definition/Description Pathophysiology Clinical Manifestations ...

Author: Lewis

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 032309497X

Category: Medical

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This is a Pageburst digital textbook; Disorders section covers commonly encountered medical-surgical conditions in a consistent, clinically relevant presentation that includes: Definition/Description Pathophysiology Clinical Manifestations Complications Diagnostic Studies Collaborative Care (including Drug Therapy, where relevant) Nursing Management Goals Nursing Diagnoses (using the most current NANDA terminology) Nursing Interventions Patient and Caregiver Teaching Treatments and Procedures section provides need-to-know information on common medical-surgical treatments and procedures. Reference Appendix features key reference information commonly used in nursing practice, including laboratory values, commonly used formulas, and Spanish translations of key phrases. Patient teaching content is highlighted with a special icon, identifying information that patients and caregivers need to know about the care of various conditions. Cross-references to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8th Edition make it easy to locate more in-depth information.
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Lewis s Medical Surgical Nursing

Lewis s Medical Surgical Nursing

Fully updated, this hardback nursing text reflects recent changes in clinical nursing practice in Australia and New Zealand.

Author: Diane Brown

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780729579957

Category: Medical

Page: 2080

View: 351

A fully-revised new edition of Australia and New Zealand’s most highly esteemed medical-surgical nursing text. The thoroughly revised third edition of Lewis’s Medical–Surgical Nursing builds on the respected quality content of its previous editions. Authored by Di Brown and Helen Edwards with contributions from an impressive pedigree of leading academics and clinical experts, this latest edition cements Lewis’s position as the region’s premier medical-surgical nursing textbook. Fully updated, this hardback nursing text reflects recent changes in clinical nursing practice in Australia and New Zealand. Its local focus is strengthened by up-to-date research, data, policies, procedures and guidelines with an emphasis on current issues. All text in Lewis’s Medical–Surgical Nursing is underpinned by evidence-based practice with an emphasis on the pathophysiological mechanisms of disease. Lewis’s Medical–Surgical Nursing 3e provides nurses in Australia and New Zealand with clear and concise guidance on the assessment and management of conditions. The content is arranged by body systems and addresses myriad conditions relevant to medical-surgical nursing, including respiratory problems, cardiovascular disease, cancer, gastrointestinal problems, renal and urological problems, reproductive problems, movement and coordination and emergency care. Lewis’s Medical–Surgical Nursing 3e by Brown and Edwards is accompanied by an impressive suite of resources for instructors and students including a test bank, image banks and PowerPoint slides available on Elsevier’s Evolve website. Also available for purchase separately are companion publications Simulation Learning System for Lewis's Medical-Surgical Nursing (9780729541060 AU $89.95) ANZ adaptation by Karen Wotton & Mark Neill and Clinical Companion for Medical-Surgical Nursing 2e (9780729539968 AU $ 49.95) by Gayle McKenzie and Tanya Porter together form a highly comprehensive learning package. • Learning Objectives • Key Terms • Each section is organised into two themes: Assessment and Management • Assessment chapters focus on the body systems; outlining anatomy and physiology, health history and physical assessment skills • Management chapters focus on pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, collaborative care and nursing management of disease and disorders • Features boxes include: o Nursing Research o Evidence Based Practice o Clinical Practice o Health Promotion o Complementary and Alternative therapies o Health Disparities • Tables featuring the most up-to-date data for ANZ • Boxed information across a range of nursing care issues • Nursing care plans • Case studies accompanied by critical thinking questions • Multiple choice review questions at the end of each chapter • Extensive References and Online Resources listed at the end of each chapter for further research • Evolve and resources
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Clinical Companion to Medical surgical Nursing

Clinical Companion to Medical surgical Nursing

Designed to accompany the 10th Edition of the Lewis main text, this portable reference has been completely updated throughout to reflect current practice.

Author: Sharon Mantik Lewis

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:962029947

Category: Nursing

Page:

View: 678

Get instant access to all the information you need for more than 200 medical-surgical conditions and procedures with the Clinical Companion to Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems. Designed to accompany the 10th Edition of the Lewis main text, this portable reference has been completely updated throughout to reflect current practice. The Clinical Companion is organized alphabetically for quick reference and includes a variety of full-color illustrations and summary tables to help you digest information quickly.
Categories: Nursing

Medical Surgical Nursing

Medical Surgical Nursing

Provides the need-to-know information for nurses, in an easy retrieval format for clinical settings, and includes approximately 200 medical surgical conditions and procedures.

Author: Sharon L. Lewis

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 0323036899

Category: Medical

Page: 834

View: 380

Provides the need-to-know information for nurses, in an easy retrieval format for clinical settings, and includes approximately 200 medical surgical conditions and procedures.
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