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Chronic Illness

Chronic Illness

Author: Ilene Morof Lubkin

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 9780763799663

Category: Medical

Page: 738

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The newest edition of best-selling Chronic Illness continues to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families. Topics include the sociological, psychological, ethical, organizational, and financial factors, as well as individual and system outcomes. This book is designed to teach students about the whole client or patient versus the physical status of the client with chronic illness. The study questions at the end of each chapter and the case studies help the students apply the information to real life. Evidence-based practice references are included in almost every chapter.

Chronic Illness

Chronic Illness

Author: Pamala D. Larsen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 076375126X

Category: Medical

Page: 658

View: 296

Noting that chronic disease accounts for about 75% of the high health care costs in the US, Larsen (nursing, University of Wyoming) and Lubkin (emeritus, California State U., Hayward) introduce the definitional, sociological, psychological, organizational, and financial aspects of chronic disease/illness, and the national Healthy People 2010 approach to their prevention and management. In this update of the 2006 edition, contributors treat the impact of the disease on the client and family, and the impact of health professionals and the system. The 24 chapters-- new ones cover models of care, culture, psychosocial adjustment, self-care, health promotion, and symptom management--include case studies, study questions, Internet resources, and references for nurses, social workers, and rehabilitation professionals. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (book news.com).

Lubkin's Chronic Illness

Lubkin's Chronic Illness

Author: Larsen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9781284128857

Category: Medical

Page: 622

View: 789

Lubkin's Chronic Illness, Tenth Edition is an essential text for nursing students who seek to understand the various aspects of chronic Illness affecting both patients and families. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Lubkin's Chronic Illness

Lubkin's Chronic Illness

Author: Pamala D. Larsen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1284049000

Category: Medical

Page: 636

View: 132

Heavily revised to include updated and expanded content on the illness experience, health policy, uncertainty and the advanced practice nurse in chronic illness, this is an essential text for nursing students who seek to understand the various aspects of chronic illness affecting both patients and families.

Chronic Illness

Chronic Illness

Author: Pamala D. Larsen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763715700

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 634

View: 125

Focuses on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families. Topics include the sociological, psychological, ethical, organizational, and financial factors, as well as individual and system outcomes.

Chronic Illness

Chronic Illness

Author: Ilene Morof Lubkin

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: UOM:39015040167358

Category: Chronic Disease

Page: 654

View: 620

Examines factors influencing clients and families dealing with chronic illness, including sociological, psychological, ethical, organizational, and financial aspects. Looks at the client and family, and the impact of the health professional and the system, with updated content and a new chapter on advocacy in this edition. Contains chapter summaries, study questions, and case studies, plus a list of related organizations. For upper-level undergraduates and graduate students in nursing, social work, and rehabilitation. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Gerontologic Nursing - E-Book

Gerontologic Nursing - E-Book

Author: Sue E. Meiner

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323266277

Category: Medical

Page: 707

View: 899

Covering both disorders and wellness, Gerontologic Nursing provides the essential information you need to provide the best nursing care to older adults. A body-system organization makes information easy to find, and discussions include health promotion, psychologic and sociocultural issues, and the common medical-surgical problems associated with aging adults. Written by expert educator and clinician Sue Meiner, EdD, RN, CS, GNP, this book also emphasizes topics such as nutrition, chronic illness, emergency treatment, patient teaching, home care, and end-of-life care. Comprehensive assessment guidelines identify findings that are normal, deviate from normal, and abnormal. A separate Health Promotion chapter and specialty boxes provide information related to promoting healthy lifestyles and preventing disease. Detailed coverage of pain, infection, cancer, chronic illness, loss, death and dying, and substance abuse explains the complex aspects of aging and related care. Cultural Influences chapter and Cultural Awareness boxes focus on clients' specific customs and how they affect your nursing care. Client/Family Teaching boxes help you communicate effectively on self-care. Home Care Tips boxes promote practical, effective care for the homebound older client. Emergency Treatment boxes highlight critical care in emergency situations. Nutrition boxes discuss the special nutritional needs and concerns of an aging population. Key points help you remember what you've read, and critical thinking activities help expand learned concepts. Up-to-date content includes the latest on hip and knee replacement, Lyme disease, lactose intolerance, upper respiratory infections, current arthritis therapies and treatments, and expanded information on abuse of older adults. Unique! Nursing Care Plans link NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, NIC priority interventions for specific conditions, and NOC suggested outcomes for guidance in providing appropriate care. Unique! Evidence-Based Practice boxes help you apply the research leading to better outcomes of nursing care. Unique! Nursing Process boxes provide quick and easy access to care information.

Living with Chronic Illness and Disability

Living with Chronic Illness and Disability

Author: Esther Chang

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780729588270

Category: Medical

Page: 600

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Living with Chronic Illness and Disability: Principles for Nursing Practice provides the knowledge and skills necessary for nursing and allied health students to provide quality, competent care to people living with a chronic illness or disability. The text has a strong evidence base, but is founded in reality. It includes practical, useful principles for holistic care, self-management, and a multidisciplinary approach. It also covers a range of issues affecting patients, carers and families, with a focus on empowering individuals as they adjust to the life-changing journey of chronic disease and disability. Edited by Esther Chang and Amanda Johnson, and written by a multidisciplinary team of expert clinicians and academics, this book will enhance your confidence when caring for people with a range of major and common conditions, including heart disease, stroke, cancer, asthma, diabetes, obesity, dementia, mental illness and palliative care. Case studies and accompanying exercises give insights into lived experience Links to latest journal articles, media, further reading and online resources to enhance learning Questions to help you reflect on your practice Exercises and learning activities to understand contex eBook included with every print purchase Additional resources on Evolve eBook on VitalSource Student and instructor resources Links to multimedia resources and reflective questions to assist learning and promote self-inquiry Fully updated and refreshed to reflect current knowledge, data and perspectives

Chronic Illness in Canada

Chronic Illness in Canada

Author: Joseph Osuji

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 9781449681944

Category: Medical

Page: 593

View: 474

Adapted from our best-selling text, Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Eighth Edition by Pamala D. Larsen and Ilene Morof Lubkin, this text includes recent definitions and models of care aimed towards chronic disease management (CDM) currently used in Canada. Canadian and global perspectives on chronic illness management are addressed throughout the text, and chapters on the role of primary health care in chronic care, family nursing, global health, and chronic illness are included to address the needs of nursing curriculum standards in Canada. Key Features *Chapter on complementary therapies within a Canadian health context *Every chapter is updated to include Canadian content and an emphasis on global healthcare *Contains theoretical and practical perspectives to address the continuing emergence of chronic illness in Canada and the world