Description

• The third revision of Medical Surgical Nursing addresses the concepts and skills needed for adult patient care. 

• Provides balanced attention to the art and science of Medical Surgical Nursing. 

• Text has been arranged in 22 fully updated chapters. 

• Begins with the chapter on history of medicine and nursing in India, further explaining the concept of nursing process and its application. 

• Chapter 3 introduces human genetics and genomic nursing and subsequent chapters on immunological problems, responsibilities of nurses in perioperative nursing, critical care and oncological nursing. 

• The remaining chapters organised into system-wise disorders, such as respiratory nursing, gastrointestinal nursing, cardiovascular nursing, neurological nursing, orthopedic nursing, urological nursing, reproductive health nursing, etc. 

• Discusses pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, assessment and diagnostic findings, medical management and nursing management of every disorder. 

• For specific disorders, nursing process has been applied and nursing care plans have been included. 

• Relevant information of disorders given in colored attractive boxes and easy-to-understand tables. 

• Some important procedures have been included in the respective chapter for ready reference. 

• Includes extensive Appendices on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Index of Normal Values, Diets in Health and Illness, Terminology, Prefixes and Suffixes, and Abbreviations. 

• Includes a free companion handbook of Medical Surgical Nursing as a quick reference to disease conditions and their etiology, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnostic studies, medical and nursing management. 

• Also includes a free companion practice workbook of Medical Surgical Nursing to be used as clinical record of medical surgical nursing to understand, comprehend, and to correlate theory with practice. 

• Must-have book for nursing undergraduate and postgraduate students.

More Details about Medical Surgical Nursing 2 Volumes

General Information  
Author(s)BT Basavanthappa
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Edition3
ISBN9789351524076
Pages1490
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2015