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PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR ACUTE CARE NURSE PRACTITIONERS, 2nd Edition is the only comprehensive clinical reference tailored to the needs of advance practice nurses. With discussions of more than 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in acute care, this reference includes everything you need on a day-to-day basis. Plus, quick reference is easy with a spiral binding and content organized by body system. Each condition lists a concise outline of defining terms, incidence/predisposing factors, subject and physical examination findings, diagnostic tests, and management strategies so you can find everything you need to know quickly. Includes discussion of body systems, nutritional considerations, fluid/electrolyte imbalances, shock, trauma, gerontological concerns, professional issues, and trends in advanced practice.


Key Features:-

  • Nursing guidelines for more than 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in
  • Conditions are organized by body system for quick reference when treating patients.
  • Each condition lists defining terms, incidence/predisposing factors, subjective and physical examina
  • Coverage also includes discussion of body systems, nutritional considerations, fluid/electrolyte imb
  • An entire chapter dedicated to congestive heart failure gives you a deeper look at the disease.
  • Specific content, as well as online references, for diseases such as SARS and West Nile Virus give y

More Details about Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners 2nd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Barkley
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition2
ISBN9781416003038
Pages1024
BindingSpiral-bound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2007