Diseases & Disorders: Nursing

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About this app

Diseases and Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual
Based on 6th print ed. 250+ diseases & disorders. Primary nursing diagnoses with outcomes & interventions. Patient teaching checklists.

Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked content will launch the in-app purchase screen).

Based on: 6th edition
Author: Marilyn Sawyer Sommers PhD, RN, FAAN
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-3855-6

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Everything you need to know about caring for patients—in one portable "must have" handbook! Clear, but comprehensive discussions of pathophysiology, with rationales in the medications and laboratory sections, explain the scientific basis for the nursing care. Thoroughly revised and updated throughout, the 6th Edition incorporates the latest scientific advances and the practice of nursing today.

KEY FEATURES

-Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) for each disorder
-The primary nursing diagnosis for each disease and disorder
-Diagnostic tables that make test results easy to reference
-The newest information available on the genetic basis of the diseases and disorders
-Up-to-date explanations of the physiology of the disorders and how it related to risks and complications
-Collaborative and independent interventions
-Pharmacological tables that outline the dosages, mechanisms of action, and rationales of the drugs most commonly used for a disorder
-Separate headings for psychosocial issues
-Outlines for required documentation
-Home care and discharge guidelines and patient teaching checklists
-Evidence-based practice section
-Global health considerations that reflect the issues that transcend national borders

New to this Edition
- Must-know information on nearly 240 disorders.
-Coverage for each disorder, including causes, pertinent physical and psychosocial findings, primary nursing diagnoses, and collaborative and independent nursing interventions
-Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG) for each disorder, plus documentation information on average length of stay and home healthcare guidelines
-Lifespan considerations.
-Information on genetics differences in health and disease conditions and considerations based on ethnicity and ancestry.

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Voice Notes
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now.
Updated on
Apr 17, 2022

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4.3
79 reviews
A Google user
July 12, 2019
this app are really really good, very acurate, well description written, and its a big help to all medical courses, and it will help all people in this world to be knowledgeable enough to our health, this book are so amazing...
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July 13, 2019
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nuur Faarax Fiqiih
June 14, 2020
Great helpful app for all midical level, thanks a lot
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Jerry Mesfin
May 18, 2020
Great app and helpfull, i love it.
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