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The clinical practice of neurological and neurosurgical nursing

The clinical practice of neurological and neurosurgical nursing

Hickey, Joanne V., author

This publication is included on the ANCC: American Nurses Credentialing Center's reference list. The new Seventh Edition of the award-winning classic prepares its users to deliver expert care in this most challenging nursing specialty. It addresses neuroanatomy, assessment, diagnostic evaluation and management of the complete range of neurological disorders for which nurses provide patient care, including trauma, stoke, tumors, seizures, headache, aneurysms, infections, degenerative disorders and features new chapters on neurological critical care and peripheral neuropathies. The new edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect standards of care based on evidence-based practice. It now includes separate pathophysiology sections in each chapter, new resource guides, such as internet sites and professional and patient information sources, key points summaries, evidence-based boxes, and nursing research features. - Publisher. This text prepares its users to deliver expert care in this most challenging nursing specialty. It addresses neuroanatomy, assessment, diagnostic evaluation and management of the complete range of neurological disorders for which nurses provide patient care, including trauma, stoke, tumors, seizures, headache, aneurysms, infections, degenerative disorders and features new chapters on neurological critical care and peripheral neuropathies. The new edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect standards of care based on evidence-based practice. It now includes separate pathophysiology sections in each chapter, new resource guides, such as internet sites and professional and patient information sources, key points summaries, evidence-based boxes, and nursing research features

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Seventh edition.
Published Philadelphia, Pennsylavania : Wolters Klower Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2014
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Statement of responsibility: Joanne V. Hickey, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, FAAN, FCCM
ISBN: 1469832313, 1469832321, 9781451172676, 9781469832319, 9781469832326
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Previous edition: 2009.
Note: Print version record.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 783 pages) : color illustrations
Subject: MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.; Neurological nursing.; Neurosurgery nursing.; MEDICAL Internal Medicine.; MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.; Nervous System Diseases nursing.; Neurosurgical Procedures nursing.; MEDICAL Diseases.; HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.
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Contents

  1. The state of the science of neuroscience nursing practice / Joanne V. Hickey
  2. Care settings and transitions in care / Susan B. fowler and Joanne V. Hickey
  3. Ethical perspectives and end-of-life care / Shannon E. Pearce and Joanne V. Hickey
  4. Organ donation and donor management / Maureen T. Smith and Joanne V. Hickey
  5. Overview of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology / Joanne V. Hickey and Joseph T. Kanusky
  6. Diagnostics for patients with neurological disorders / Joanne V. Hickey
  7. Comprehensive neurological examination / Joanne V. Hickey
  8. Neurological assessment / Joanne V. Hickey
  9. Nutritional support for neuroscience patients / Joanne V. Hickey and Elizabeth O. Jacobs
  10. Neuroendocrine disorders in neuroscience patients / Laura J. Griffin and Joanne V. Hickey
  11. Rehabilitation of patients with neurological disorders / Joanne V. Hickey and Emily C. Bonvillain
  12. Pharmacologic management of neuroscience patients / Timothy F. Lassiter and Amy I. Henkel
  13. Intracranial hypertension : theory and management of increased intracranial pressure / Karen S. March and Joanne V. Hickey
  14. Management of patients undergoing neurosurgical procedures / Lori K. Madden, Peter K. Tham, and Kiarash Shahlaie
  15. Management of patients with a depressed level of consciousness / Joanne V. Hickey and Bahia Elkamand
  16. Craniocerebral injuries / Karen S. March and Joanne V. Hickey
  17. Spine and spinal cord injuries / Andrea L. Strayer and Joanne V. Hickey
  18. Back pain and spinal disorders / Andrea L. Strayer and Joanne V. Hickey
  19. Traumatic peripheral nerve injuries / Andrea L. Strayer and Joanne V. Hickey
  20. Brain tumors / Jennifer E. Cahill and Terri S. Armstrong
  21. Spinal cord tumors / Gisela Sanchez-Williams and Terri S. Armstrong
  22. Transient ischemic attacks and acute ischemic stroke / Sarah L. Livesay and Joanne V. Hickey
  23. Intracerebral hemorrhagic stroke / Joanne V. Hickey and Sarah L. Livesay
  24. Cerebral aneurysms / Deidre A. Buckley and Joanne V. Hickey
  25. Arteriovenous malformations and other cerebrovascular anomalies / Deidre A. Buckley and Joanne V. Hickey
  26. Chronic pain / Maureen F. Cooney
  27. Headaches / Joanne V. Hickey and Amy F. Larson
  28. Seizures and epilepsy / Kathy M. England and Madona D. Plueger
  29. Infections of the central nervous system / Michelle VanDemark and Joanne V. Hickey
  30. Mild cognitive impairment, dementias, and Alzheimer's disease / Vaunette P. Fay and Christine St. Michel
  31. Parkinson's disease / Joanne V. Hickey
  32. Multiple sclerosis / Megan R. Weigel and Joanne V. Hickey
  33. Myasthenia gravis / Wilma J. Koopman and Joanne V. Hickey
  34. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis / Joanne V. Hickey
  35. Peripheral neuropathies / Joanne V. Hickey
  36. Cranial nerve diseases / Mary M. Guanci.