skip to content
Nursing care of the hospitalized older patient Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Nursing care of the hospitalized older patient

Author: Terry Mahan Buttaro; Kate Barba
Publisher: Ames, IA : John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

* Focuses on care of older patients in a hospital setting * Provides fundamental chapters on aging and health assessment * Clinical section organized by body system in a structured format for easy  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Mahan Buttaro; Kate Barba
OCLC Number: 815476974
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 552 p.)
Contents: Contributors xiii <p>Preface xix <p>Acknowledgments xxi <p>1 Introduction 1 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>2 Health Assessment 9 Kate A. Barba <p>3 Clinical Issues 22 <p>Unit 1 Skin Disorders 22 <p>Part 1 Overview 22 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 2 Burns 24 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 3 Cellulitis 27 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 4 Contact Dermatitis 31 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 5 Herpes Zoster 33 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 6 Purpura 37 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 7 Pruritus 41 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 8 Acne Rosacea 44 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 9 Seborrheic Dermatitis 46 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 10 Thrush 50 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 11 Tinea 52 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 12 Pressure Ulcers 56 Linda Olson <p>Part 13 Lower Extremity Ulcers 64 Linda Olson <p>Part 14 Skin Tears 74 Linda Olson <p>Unit 2 Cardiovascular Disorders 79 <p>Part 1 Acute Coronary Syndrome 79 Sharon Zisk <p>Part 2 Atrial Fibrillation 86 Theresa E. Evans <p>Part 3 Venous Thromboembolism 92 Eva Beliveau <p>Part 4 Heart Failure 99 Theresa E. Evans <p>Part 5 Hypertension 105 Chelby Cierpial and Susan Stengrevics <p>Part 6 Peripheral Vascular Disease 112 Ashley Moore Gibbs <p>Part 7 Heart Valve Disease 117 Theresa E. Evans <p>Unit 3 Respiratory Disorders 124 <p>Part 1 Asthma 124 Marian Jeffries and Rosemarie Marks <p>Part 2 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) 128 Marian Jeffries and Rosemarie Marks <p>Part 3 Influenza 134 Marian Jeffries and Rosemarie Marks <p>Part 4 Pneumonia 138 Marian Jeffries and Rosemarie Marks <p>Unit 4 Gastrointestinal Disorders 148 <p>Part 1 Appendicitis 148 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Part 2 Diverticular Disease 152 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Part 3 Ischemic Bowel 158 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Part 4 Pancreatitis 162 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Part 5 Constipation 167 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Part 6 Diarrhea 173 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Part 7 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 178 Patricia Fitzgerald <p>Unit 5 Genitourinary Disorders 183 <p>Part 1 Acute Kidney Injury 183 Carol A. Tyksienski <p>Part 2 Chronic Kidney Disease 191 Carol A. Tyksienski <p>Part 3 Urinary Tract Infections 197 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Unit 6 Neurologic Disorders 202 <p>Part 1 Dementia 202 Constance Cruz, Sara A. Fisher, Mary Lussier-Cushing and Jennifer Repper-DeLisi <p>Part 2 Delirium in the Older Hospitalized Adult 209 Mary Lussier-Cushing, Jennifer Repper-DeLisi, Sara A. Fisher and Constance Cruz <p>Part 3 Ischemic Stroke 221 Marion Phipps <p>Part 4 Dizziness 230 Jean B. Fahey <p>Part 5 Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus 236 Jean B. Fahey <p>Part 6 Parkinson s Disease 241 Marion Phipps <p>Part 7 Seizures 249 Susan R. Gavaghan <p>Unit 7 Endocrine 255 <p>Part 1 Diabetes 255 Susan L. Wood <p>Part 2 Hypo/Hyperthyroidism 269 Susan L. Wood <p>Part 3 Hyperparathyroidism/Hypoparathyroidism 275 Susan L. Wood <p>Part 4 Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion 283 Susan L. Wood <p>Unit 8 Musculoskeletal 288 <p>Part 1 Septic Arthritis 288 Susan Bardzik <p>Part 2 Gout 292 Sharon R. Smart <p>Part 3 Joint Replacement 296 Nichole Spencer <p>Part 4 Osteomyelitis 303 Lesley Caracci <p>Part 5 Metabolic Bone Disease: Osteoporosis and Paget s Disease 308 Nichole Spencer <p>Unit 9 Hematology/Oncology 316 <p>Part 1 The Oncology Patient 316 Kristina N. Wickman <p>Unit 10 Infectious Disease 324 <p>Part 1 HIV/AIDS 324 Caroline Sturm-Reganato <p>Part 2 Sepsis and ARDS 337 Vince M. Vacca, Jr . <p>Part 3 Tuberculosis 343 Melissa Donovan <p>Unit 11 Multisystem Disorders 351 <p>Part 1 Fever 351 Monica G. Staples <p>Part 2 Polymyalgia Rheumatica 359 Monica G. Staples <p>Part 3 Rheumatoid Arthritis 364 Monica G. Staples <p>Part 4 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 369 Kate Roche <p>Part 5 Temporal Arteritis 376 Kate Roche <p>Part 6 Vasculitis 379 Kate Roche <p>Unit 12 The Surgical Patient 386 <p>Part 1 The Surgical Patient 386 Deanne C. Munroe <p>Unit 13 Fluid and Electrolytes 403 <p>Part 1 Dehydration and other Hypovolemic Fluid Disorders 403 Terry Mahan Buttaro <p>Part 2 Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia 408 Nancy A. Kelly <p>Part 3 Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia 416 Grace A. Good <p>Part 4 Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia 423 Grace A. Good <p>Part 5 Hypomagnesemia and hypermagnesemia 432 Nancy A. Kelly <p>Unit 14 Psychological Issues 440 <p>Part 1 Anxiety Disorders 440 Constance Cruz, Sara A. Fisher, Mary Lussier-Cushing and Jennifer Repper-DeLisi <p>Part 2 Depression 445 Jennifer Repper-DeLisi, Constance Cruz, Sara A. Fisher and Mary Lussier-Cushing <p>4 Special Considerations 454 <p>Part 1 Nosocomial Infections 454 Hallie S. Greenberg <p>Part 2 Elder Abuse and Neglect 461 Margaretta Byrne <p>Part 3 Advance Directives 469 Anita M. Coppola-Ash <p>Part 4 Nutrition and Older Adults 474 Deborah A. D Avolio <p>Part 5 Fall Prevention 480 Deborah A. D Avolio <p>Part 6 Pain and Older Adults 488 Deborah A. D Avolio <p>Part 7 Palliative Care 494 Jennifer R. Howard <p>Part 8 Medications and Older Adults 501 Deborah A. D Avolio <p>Part 9 Sleep Disorders 506 Donna M. Glynn <p>Part 10 Urinary Incontinence 511 Mary L. McDonough <p>Part 11 Discharge Planning and Teaching 518 Arlene J. Lowenstein <p>Part 12 SBAR Communication 525 Eva Beliveau <p>Glossary 531 <p>Selected Websites for Geriatric Information 536 <p>Index 537
Responsibility: edited by Terry Mahan Buttaro and Kate A. Barba.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

<p> Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-division undergraduates, graduate students, researchers/faculty, and professionals/practitioners. (Choice, 1 August 2013)

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/815476974>
library:oclcnum"815476974"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2012"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1078717144>
schema:genre"Electronic books"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Nursing care of the hospitalized older patient"
schema:numberOfPages"552"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10602097>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.