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Test Bank for Priorities in Critical Care Nursing 8th Edition by Linda Urden

By: Linda Urden, Mary Lough, Kathleen Stacy
ISBN-10: 0323531997
/ ISBN-13: 9780323531993

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Edition: 8th Edition
Authors: Linda Urden, Mary Lough, Kathleen Stacy
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Cover image

Title Page

Table of Contents

Copyright

Contributors

Reviewer

Dedication

Acknowledgments

Preface

    • Organization
    • Evidence-Based Practice and Research
    • Eighth Edition Continuing Features
    • New to This Edition
    • Evolve Resources for Critical Care Nursing

Unit One Foundations in Critical Care Nursing

    • 1 Caring for the Critically Ill Patient
    • Contemporary Critical Care
    • Critical Care Nursing Roles
    • Critical Care Professional Accountability
    • Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
    • Holistic Critical Care Nursing
    • Complementary and Alternative Therapies
    • Technology in Critical Care
    • Interprofessional Collaborative Practice
    • Quality, Safety, and Regulatory Issues in Critical Care
    • Privacy and Confidentiality
    • Healthy Work Environment
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 2 Ethical and Legal Issues
    • Differences Between Morals and Ethics
    • Conflicting Principles, Paternalism, and Medical Futility
    • Professional Nursing Ethics and the Nursing Code of Ethics
    • Legal Issues
    • Tort Law: Negligence and Professional Malpractice, Intentional Torts
    • Constitutional Law: Patient Decision Making
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 3 Patient and Family Education
    • The Education Process
    • Step 1: Assessment
    • Step 2: Education Plan Development
    • Step 3: Implementation
    • Step 4: Evaluation
    • Step 5: Documentation
    • Informational Needs of Families in Critical Care
    • Preparation of the Patient and Family for Transfer From Critical Care
    • Additional Resources
    • References

Unit Two Common Problems in Critical Care

    • 4 Psychosocial Alterations
    • Stress
    • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    • Anxiety
    • Spiritual Challenges in Critical Care
    • Coping With Stress and Illness
    • Useful Psychosocial Skills
    • Patients With Other Psychiatric Disorders
    • Nurse Self-Care
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 5 Nutritional Alterations
    • Nutrient Metabolism
    • Assessing Nutritional Status
    • Implications of Undernutrition for the Sick or Stressed Patient
    • Nutrition Support
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 6 Gerontologic Alterations
    • Overview
    • Cardiovascular System
    • Pulmonary System
    • Renal System
    • Gastrointestinal System
    • Central Nervous System
    • Immune System
    • Integumentary and Musculoskeletal Systems
    • Pharmacologic Therapy in Older Adults
    • Hospital-Associated Risk Factors for Older Adults
    • References
    • 7 Pain and Pain Management
    • Importance of Pain Assessment
    • Definition and Description of Pain
    • Pain Assessment
    • Pain Management
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 8 Sedation and Delirium Management
    • Sedation
    • Agitation
    • Delirium
    • Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome and Delirium Tremens
    • Collaborative Management
    • References
    • 9 End-of-Life Care
    • End-of-Life Experience in Critical Care
    • Decision Making
    • Withdrawal or Withholding of Treatment
    • Palliative Care
    • Professional Issues
    • Family Care
    • Collaborative Care
    • References

Unit Three Cardiovascular Alterations

    • 10 Cardiovascular Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    • Cardiovascular Clinical Assessment
    • Physical Examination
    • Hemodynamic Monitoring
    • Electrocardiography
    • Laboratory Tests
    • Diagnostic Procedures
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 11 Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • References
    • Myocardial Infarction
    • References
    • Cardiac Arrest and Sudden Cardiac Death
    • Heart Failure
    • References
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Endocarditis
    • References
    • Valvular Heart Disease
    • References
    • References
    • 12 Cardiovascular Therapeutic Management
    • Temporary Pacemakers
    • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators
    • Fibrinolytic Therapy
    • Eligibility Criteria
    • Catheter-Based Interventions for Coronary Artery Disease
    • Catheter Interventions for Valve Repair
    • Cardiac Surgery
    • Intraaortic Balloon Pump
    • Pharmacologic Management
    • Additional Resources
    • References

Unit Four Pulmonary Alterations

    • 13 Pulmonary Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    • History
    • Focused Clinical Assessment
    • Laboratory Studies
    • Diagnostic Procedures
    • Bedside Monitoring
    • References
    • 14 Pulmonary Disorders
    • Acute Lung Failure
    • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    • Pneumonia
    • Aspiration Pneumonitis
    • Acute Pulmonary Embolism
    • Status Asthmaticus
    • Long-Term Mechanical Ventilator Dependence
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 15 Pulmonary Therapeutic Management
    • Oxygen Therapy
    • Artificial Airways
    • Invasive Mechanical Ventilation
    • Noninvasive Ventilation
    • Positioning Therapy
    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Pharmacology
    • Additional Resources
    • References

Unit Five Neurological Alterations

    • 16 Neurologic Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    • History
    • Focused Clinical Assessment
    • Laboratory Studies
    • Diagnostic Procedures
    • References
    • Multimodal Bedside Monitoring
    • References
    • 17 Neurologic Disorders and Therapeutic Management
    • Stroke
    • Coma
    • Guillain-Barré Syndrome
    • Craniotomy
    • Intracranial Hypertension
    • Pharmacologic Agents
    • Additional Resources
    • References

Unit Six Kidney Alterations

    • 18 Kidney Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    • History
    • Focused Clinical Assessment
    • Fluid Balance Assessments
    • Laboratory Assessment
    • Urinalysis
    • Imaging Studies
    • Kidney Biopsy
    • References
    • 19 Kidney Disorders and Therapeutic Management
    • Acute Kidney Injury
    • Assessment and Diagnosis
    • At-Risk Disease States and Acute Kidney Injury
    • Renal Replacement Therapy: Dialysis
    • Additional Resources
    • References

Unit Seven Gastrointestinal Alterations

    • 20 Gastrointestinal Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    • History
    • Focused Clinical Assessment
    • Laboratory Studies
    • Diagnostic Procedures
    • References
    • 21 Gastrointestinal Disorders and Therapeutic Management
    • Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
    • Severe Acute Pancreatitis
    • Acute Liver Failure
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Therapeutic Management
    • Additional Resources
    • References

Unit Eight Endocrine Alterations

    • 22 Endocrine Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures
    • History
    • Pancreas
    • Pituitary Gland
    • Thyroid Gland
    • References
    • 23 Endocrine Disorders and Therapeutic Management
    • Neuroendocrine Stress of Critical Illness
    • References
    • Diabetes Mellitus
    • Hyperglycemic Emergencies
    • Reference
    • Reference
    • Diabetes Insipidus
    • Syndrome of Inappropriate Secretion of Antidiuretic Hormone
    • Thyroid Storm
    • Myxedema Coma
    • References

Unit Nine Multisystem Alterations

    • 24 Trauma
    • Domestic Violence and Trauma
    • Alcohol and Substance Abuse and Trauma
    • Mechanism of Injury
    • Phases of Trauma Care
    • Specific Trauma Injuries
    • Complications of Trauma
    • Special Considerations
    • References
    • 25 Burns
    • Anatomy and Functions of the Skin
    • Pathophysiology and Etiology of Burn Injury
    • Classification of Burn Injury
    • Initial Emergency Burn Management
    • Special Burn Management Considerations
    • Burn Injury Clinical Course
    • Stressors of Burn Nursing
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 26 Shock, Sepsis, and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
    • Shock Syndrome
    • Hypovolemic Shock
    • Cardiogenic Shock
    • Anaphylactic Shock
    • Neurogenic Shock
    • Sepsis and Septic Shock
    • Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
    • Additional Resources
    • References
    • 27 Hematologic Disorders and Oncologic Emergencies
    • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
    • Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
    • Sickle Cell Anemia
    • Tumor Lysis Syndrome
    • References

Appendix A Patient Management Plans

Appendix B Physiologic Formulas for Critical Care

    • Hemodynamic Equations
    • Pulmonary Formulas
    • Neurologic Formulas
    • Endocrine Formulas
    • Kidney Formulas
    • Nutritional Formulas
    • Reference

Index

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