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Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice

Publication Year: 2018
Edition: 11th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Nettina, Sandra M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-496-37994-8
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 100
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.87 (Medical/Surgical) Doody's Essential Title
  • Score: 2.47 (Nursing Process) Doody's Essential Title
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A classic nursing reference, the fully updated Lippincott Manual for Nursing Practice, 11th Edition, offers expert nursing knowledge and much-needed practical guidance on patient care.

Authoritative yet easy to follow, this comprehensive text guides you through the nursing concepts and skills particularly vital for medical-surgical assessment, care, and treatment. Essential for both in-the-classroom and on-the-unit guidance, this is the expertise that all students, new nurses, and medical-surgical nurses need to grasp essential nursing concepts, care management, and procedures.

Discover the insights and data that every nurse needs:

  • NEW and updated features – Nursing, Gerontologic, Drug, and Transitional Care Alerts, evidence-based references, diagnostic methods, and drug treatment throughout the book
  • Easy-to-read, well-illustrated outline format – practical, pertinent, and comprehensive content for the busy nurse, including:
    • Patient education – essential self-care, prevention, and health promotion information
    • Nursing assessments – important signs and symptoms and other clinical data to be on the alert for in all types of conditions
    • Body system terminology – how anatomy and physiology are affected by disease in each body system
    • Equipment use – utilizing technology for patient monitoring and therapy
    • Nursing process and practice – systematic use of the nursing process for assessment, planning, and intervention 
    • Emergency nursing – emergent conditions 
    • Psychiatric Nursing – mental health problems
  • Medical-surgical nursing – adult physical assessment, IV therapy, perioperative nursing, cancer nursing, and care of the older or disabled adult
  • Patient care by body system – functions, problems, disorders, and therapies described for the respiratory, cardiovascular, neurologic and sensory, gastrointestinal, renal, genitourinary, reproductive, metabolic, endocrine, hematologic, immunologic, musculoskeletal, and integumentary systems
  • Maternity and neonatal nursing – maternal and fetal health, nursing management during labor and delivery, care of mother and neonate in postpartum period, and complications of childbearing
  • Pediatric nursing – pediatric growth and development, physical assessment, primary care, treatment of pediatric disorders of all body systems, and developmental disabilities

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Nettina, Sandra M.
  • ISBN: 978-1-496-37994-8
  • Specialty:
    Advanced Practice
    Dictionaries & Word References
    General Interest Nursing
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Nurse Practitioner
    Pathophysiology
    Practical/Vocational Nursing
    References
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 11th Ed.
  • Pages: 1594
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2018
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 100
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.87 (Medical/Surgical) Doody's Essential Title
    • Score: 2.47 (Nursing Process) Doody's Essential Title

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