Psychiatric Nursing

Filename: psychiatric-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 9780803643956
Release Date: 2014-08-19
Number of pages: 736
Author: Mary C Townsend
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Psychiatric Nursing in PDF and EPUB Here’s the most complete and easy-to-use resource on how to develop practical, individualized plans of care for psychiatric and mental health patients. It’s really two books in one! The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe prescription and administration of psychotropic medications. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings…from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic…to home health and private practice. Completely revised and updated throughout, the 9th Edition reflects all of the new knowledge and new medications in the field, including the DSM-5, all of today’s new psychotropic medications, and the 2012-2014 content in the NANDA Nursing Diagnoses: Taxonomy II.


Nursing Diagnoses in Psychiatric Nursing

Filename: nursing-diagnoses-in-psychiatric-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 9780803625365
Release Date: 2010-10-27
Number of pages: 700
Author: Mary C Townsend
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Nursing Diagnoses in Psychiatric Nursing in PDF and EPUB It’s really 2 books in 1! The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe administration of psychotropic medications. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings…from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic…to home health and private practice.


Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning

Filename: manual-of-psychiatric-nursing-care-planning.pdf
ISBN: 9781455740185
Release Date: 2014-03-10
Number of pages: 768
Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning in PDF and EPUB A pocket-sized clinical companion, Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning, 5th Edition supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available, including the DSM-5, for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. It offers quick and easy access to plans of care for a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Expert author Elizabeth Varcarolis, provides a clinically-based focus with the latest guidelines to psychiatric nursing care. Designed to accompany Foundations of Mental Health Nursing, this book is a perfect reference for creating care plans and for clinical use. The latest diagnoses, assessment and treatment strategies, and psychotropic drug information keep you up-to-date with the most current information. Care plans containing nursing diagnosis, etiology, assessment findings/diagnostic cues, outcome criteria, long- and short-term goals, and interventions and rationales offer plans of care for a wide range of psychiatric nursing diagnoses. A focus on clinical information furnishes you with information on providing patient care in a range of settings. Assessment Guides, including tables, charts, and questionnaires facilitate patient diagnosis and care. A chapter on Major Psychotropic Interventions and Patient and Family Teaching, in addition to the content found in each disorder chapter, helps you better understand the uses and workings of the psychotropic agents. Coverage of major disorders exposes you to a wide range of disorders within psychiatric nursing. NEW! The most recent information in the field, including the DSM-5, supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. NEW! 2007 ANA Psychiatric Mental-Health Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice familiarize you with the current guidelines for the practice of psychiatric nursing. NEW! Updated 2012-2014NANDA-I Nursing Diagnoses present information on the latest nursing diagnoses related to psychiatric nursing. NEW! Updated medications equip you with the latest information on medications used with psychiatric patients.


Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Filename: essentials-of-psychiatric-mental-health-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 9780803640511
Release Date: 2013-08-16
Number of pages: 850
Author: Mary C Townsend
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing in PDF and EPUB New DSM-5 content! Whether it’s an entire course on psychiatric nursing or integrating these principles into an existing course, this is the text that’s concise, engaging, and informative. It offers an evidence-based, holistic approach to mental health nursing—in a streamlined format that explores nursing diagnoses for both physiological and psychological disorders. It’s the psychiatric nursing text that students actually read, understand, and use.


Lippincott s Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Filename: lippincott-s-manual-of-psychiatric-nursing-care-plans.pdf
ISBN: 0781768683
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 439
Author: Judith M. Schultz
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Lippincott s Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans in PDF and EPUB Accompanying CD-ROM has nursing care plans, a customizable psychosocial assessment tool, and monographs about psychotropic drugs.


Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Filename: psychiatric-nursing-care-plans.pdf
ISBN: 9780323059770
Release Date: 2006-05-16
Number of pages: 592
Author: Katherine M. Fortinash
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans in PDF and EPUB The most comprehensive psychiatric nursing care planning text available assists students and practitioners in providing effective care in a variety of settings. Clear presentation of information, consistent use of the nursing process, correlation of nursing and medical diagnoses, and prioritization of interventions make this text an invaluable resource. Grounded in the latest classification of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) and the most current list of NANDA-approved nursing diagnoses, this text covers a wide range of disorders, their psychopathology, and appropriate nursing interventions with rationales. Care plans use real clinical situations and include therapeutic and nontherapeutic dialogue examples to familiarize nurses with likely scenarios and equip them with the tools they need to feel confident in any clinical setting. The first chapter, The Nursing Process, effectively describes the central principles of psychiatric nursing practice in detailing the ANA's six-step nursing process along with additional information on therapeutic nurse-client communication skills, client history and assessment tools, NIC and NOC, and more. The six-step nursing process format is maintained throughout to emphasize a practice-oriented, problem-solving approach to psychiatric care. Major psychiatric disorders are reviewed consistently and completely with sections including Etiology, Epidemiology, Assessment and Diagnostic Criteria, Interventions, and Prognosis and Discharge Criteria. With this basis of knowledge, relevant care plans are offered in the second section of each chapter. Care plans based on DSM-IV-TR medical and NANDA nursing diagnoses are logically and consistently organized with Assessment Data, Outcome Criteria, Planning and Implementation, and Evaluation sections. Assessment Data sections include detailed related factors (etiology) and defining characteristics or risk factors as appropriate for the specific diagnosis. Outcome Criteria sections give the reader clear indications of the desired end state. Planning and Implementation sections list specific, relevant, and practical nursing interventions with rationales in a clear, comprehensible two-column format. UNIQUE! Therapeutic and non-therapeutic dialogue examples are presented throughout to promote more effective client communication. Evaluation sections state the role of outcome evaluation as a critical and ongoing step in the nursing process. Client and Family Teaching boxes include Nurse Needs to Know and Teach Client and Family sections covering all aspects of post-treatment instructions for clients and caregivers. DSM-IV-TR boxes list all related DSM-IV-TR diagnoses for quick reference. Helpful appendices contain information and strategies that are timely and useful in the care of clients with mental and emotional disorders including such topics as psychiatric and psychosocial therapies, grief and loss, spirituality, and many more.


Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Filename: psychiatric-mental-health-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 0803610122
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 957
Author: Mary C. Townsend
Publisher: F A Davis Company

Download and read online Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing in PDF and EPUB A user-friendly, yet comprehensive source of information about specific psychiatric and mental health illnesses and appropriate care. The text covers key elements including historic and epidemiologic factors, common nursing diagnoses, and guidelines for reassessment and evaluation of care.


All In One Nursing Care Planning Resource

Filename: all-in-one-nursing-care-planning-resource.pdf
ISBN: 9780323262866
Release Date: 2015-02-02
Number of pages: 816
Author: Pamela L. Swearingen
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online All In One Nursing Care Planning Resource in PDF and EPUB Features nursing care plans for all four core clinical areas. This unique presentation makes this a must-have care plans book for nursing students.


Nursing Interventions Classification NIC E Book

Filename: nursing-interventions-classification-nic-e-book.pdf
ISBN: 9780323292986
Release Date: 2013-12-27
Number of pages: 640
Author: Howard K. Butcher
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Nursing Interventions Classification NIC E Book in PDF and EPUB Covering the full range of nursing interventions, Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC), 6th Edition provides a research-based clinical tool to help in selecting appropriate interventions. It standardizes and defines the knowledge base for nursing practice while effectively communicating the nature of nursing. More than 550 nursing interventions are provided — including 23 NEW labels. As the only comprehensive taxonomy of nursing-sensitive interventions available, this book is ideal for practicing nurses, nursing students, nursing administrators, and faculty seeking to enhance nursing curricula and improve nursing care. More than 550 research-based nursing intervention labels with nearly 13,000 specific activities Definition, list of activities, publication facts line, and background readings provided for each intervention. NIC Interventions Linked to 2012-2014 NANDA-I Diagnoses promotes clinical decision-making. New! Two-color design provides easy readability. 554 research-based nursing intervention labels with nearly 13,000 specific activities. NEW! 23 additional interventions include: Central Venous Access Device Management, Commendation, Healing Touch, Dementia Management: Wandering, Life Skills Enhancement, Diet Staging: Weight Loss Surgery, Stem Cell Infusion and many more. NEW! 133 revised interventions are provided for 49 specialties, including five new specialty core interventions. NEW! Updated list of estimated time and educational level has been expanded to cover every intervention included in the text.


Case Studies in Psychiatric Nursing

Filename: case-studies-in-psychiatric-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 1401838456
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 176
Author: Betty Kehl Richardson
Publisher: Delmar Pub

Download and read online Case Studies in Psychiatric Nursing in PDF and EPUB This unique resource contains 40 psychiatric nursing case studies and questions, based on real-life client situations. Organized by difficulty level, the cases in this book and questions about each case history help to keep the focus on the client and the nursing process. Questions and answers are designed to address the need for empathy, attitude adjustment, opened-mindedness, trust building, maintaining confidentiality, limit setting, delegating appropriately, collaborating with other professionals and making decisions. Each scenario is practical and realistic. Critical problems arising in psychiatric nursing are addressed throughout the book, including those both common and rare. The user has an opportunity to decide appropriate nursing action if encountering each of the problems presented, to reflect on whether the nursing staff in the scenario made the best decision, and to provide a rationale for his or her answer. The user can then consult the suggested answer/rationale for remediation, and find what a reasonable and prudent psychiatric nurse would do in that particular situation. Legal and ethical concerns are addressed throughout the cases, which simulate concerns arising in similar real-life situations that nurses find while practicing. Clients with psychiatric problems are encountered in a variety of settings -such as medical or community- so nurses not specializing in psychiatric nursing are represented in some of the cases.


Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Success

Filename: psychiatric-mental-health-nursing-success.pdf
ISBN: 9780803666931
Release Date: 2016-11-21
Number of pages: 416
Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Success in PDF and EPUB 2 Books in 1. . . Q&A Course Review and NCLEX prep. Guarantee your mastery of psychiatric mental health nursing knowledge while honing your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 900 multiple-choice and alternate format questions, organized by specific disorders, make a difficult subject more manageable. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you to critically analyze the question types.


PsychNotes

Filename: psychnotes.pdf
ISBN: 0803639228
Release Date: 2013-07-30
Number of pages: 250
Author: Darlene D. Pedersen
Publisher: F A Davis Company

Download and read online PsychNotes in PDF and EPUB A 2013 AJN Book of the Year A Davis's Note Book! Now with DSM-5 Content! This pocket guide delivers quick access to need-to-know information on basic behavioral theories, key aspects of psychiatric and crisis interventions, mental status assessments and exams, mental health history and assessment tools, and so much more. The 4th Edition of this AJN Book-of-the-Year award winner has been thoroughly updated to deliver even more resources and tools, plus new DSM-5 content. "Psych Notes is packed with all of the essential content necessary to REVIEW (you should also have expanded knowledge of this content) and pass the ANCC PMHNP certification exam. You will be astonished with the depth and breadth of information contained in this easy to read and use (spiral bound) book. Be sure to access the online information that accompanies this book, too as it contains a grid comparing the changes from DSM-IV and DSM-5!"--Sandra Hannon-Engel, Ph.D., RN, CNS, PMHNP, Assistant Professor, William F. Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Boston, MA.


Home Health Nursing

Filename: home-health-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 0323018653
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 478
Author: Karen McGough Monks
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Home Health Nursing in PDF and EPUB This unique, spiral-bound handbook is compact, portable, and written with busy home health nurses in mind. Providing assessment guides for all body systems, the home environment, and the client's psychological status, it includes full-care plans for over 50 illnesses and conditions most commonly encountered in the home.


Psychiatric Nursing

Filename: psychiatric-nursing.pdf
ISBN: 0781791693
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 952
Author: Mary Ann Boyd
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Psychiatric Nursing in PDF and EPUB The AJN Book of the Year award-winning textbook, Psychiatric Nursing: Contemporary Practice, is now in its thoroughly revised, updated Fourth Edition. Based on the biopsychosocial model of psychiatric nursing, this text provides thorough coverage of mental health promotion, assessment, and interventions in adults, families, children, adolescents, and older adults. Features include psychoeducation checklists, therapeutic dialogues, NCLEX® notes, vignettes of famous people with mental disorders, and illustrations showing the interrelationship of the biologic, psychologic, and social domains of mental health and illness. This edition reintroduces the important chapter on sleep disorders and includes a new chapter on forensic psychiatry. A bound-in CD-ROM and companion Website offer numerous student and instructor resources, including Clinical Simulations and questions about movies involving mental disorders.


Tabbner s Nursing Care

Filename: tabbner-s-nursing-care.pdf
ISBN: 9780729541145
Release Date: 2012-10-01
Number of pages: 1104
Author: Gabby Koutoukidis
Publisher: Elsevier Australia

Download and read online Tabbner s Nursing Care in PDF and EPUB A vital member of the health care team, the contemporary enrolled nurse faces increasing challenges and an increasing level of responsibility. Written specifically for Australian and New Zealand enrolled nurse students, this long awaited new edition reflects the changes and challenges in contemporary enrolled nurse practice as well as the additions and modifications that are occurring in nursing curricula. Tabbner's Nursing Care: Theory and Practice 5th edition has been written, reviewed and edited by the people who educate the enrolled nurse and continues to provide enrolled nurse students with the most comprehensive resource available.