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Primary care: an interprofessional perspective

Primary care: an interprofessional perspective

Faber, Eve S., editor; Green-Hernandez, Carol, editor; Singleton, Joanne K., editor; Slyer, Jason T., editor; DiGregorio, Robert V., editor; Ferrara, Lucille R., editor; Holzemer, Stephen P. (Stephen Paul), editor

A complete, state-of-the-art reference of interprofessional primary care in one easy-to-use resource This second edition of Primary Carecontinues to deliver succinct, current, and integrated information on the assessment, differential diagnosis, treatment, and management of individuals with commonly seen conditions in primary care settings. Written and edited by APNs in a wide range of specialties and other health professionals, it has been updated to place greater emphasis on guidance for differential diagnosis and on interprofessional primary care, lifestyle management, health promotion, risk reduction, and prevention. Also featured is extensive coverage of elderly/geriatric primary care, age, gender, and occupational considerations, palliative care, and evidence-based practice guidelines. This comprehensive text distills and integrates required information from all arenas of primary care, so readers will find all the information they need in one easy-to-use resource. It presents current diagnostic criteria for each condition and includes relevant anatomy, pathology, and physiology. Epidemiology of the condition, including cultural and economic factors, is included as is prevention, risk identification, and screening. Also covered are related laboratory studies, the physical exam, wellness coaching, treatment options, potential pitfalls, and much more. Additionally, the book includes clinical "pearls," references, and chapter review by experts in each field. It will be of value to all interprofessional primary care providers, with a special focus on the needs of advanced practice MSN and DNP students, and as a course textbook for teaching primary health care topics. New to the Second Edition: Increased focus on interprofessional primary care, including community care, team work, and wellness coaching Strong guidance on differential. Diagnosis Broader team of interprofessional authors and editors Emphasis on lifestyle management, health promotion, risk reduction, and disease prevention Special focus on elder/geriatric primary care and palliative care Evidence-based practice guidelines Focus on age, gender, and occupational considerations

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Published New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, LLC 2014, 2015
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Statement of responsibility: editors, Joanne K. Singleton, Robert V. DiGregorio, Carol Green-Hernandez, Stephen Paul Holzemer, Eve S. Faber, Lucille R. Ferrara, Jason T. Slyer
ISBN: 0826171486, 9780826171474, 9780826171481
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Print version record.
Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Subject: MEDICAL Diseases.; Primary Health Care.; Interprofessional Relations.; MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.; MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.; HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.; MEDICAL Internal Medicine.; Patient-Centered Care.; Primary care (Medicine)
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  1. Cover
  2. Title
  3. Copyright
  4. Contents
  5. List of Disorders
  6. Contributors
  7. Preface
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. Contributors to the First Edition
  10. Share Primary Care, Second Edition: An Interprofessional Perspective
  11. Unit I: The Context of Interprofessional Primary Care
  12. Chapter 1: The Structure of Primary Care
  13. Health Care Redesign
  14. Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality
  15. Health: A Dynamic State of Being
  16. Educating for Patient-Centered Care
  17. Global Initiatives
  18. The Foundation of Patient-Centered Care in Primary Care: Caring and Trust
  19. Trust
  20. The Framework for Primary Care
  21. Summary
  22. References
  23. Chapter 2: Family and Culture Within the Context of Primary Care
  24. The Family-Culture Relationship
  25. Emerging Family Structures
  26. Provider and Patient Bias
  27. Value Orientation and Healthy Functioning in the Family
  28. Family-Centered Practice
  29. Preferred Support Network
  30. Cultural Competence
  31. Using Value Orientation Data in Cultural Assessment
  32. Essential Questions Relating to Aspects of Cultural Assessment
  33. Summary
  34. References
  35. Chapter 3: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  36. Health Promotion in Patient-Centered Care
  37. Evidence-Based Health Screening
  38. Screening
  39. Growth and Aging in Health Promotion
  40. Nutritional Screening and Assessment
  41. Adult Immunizations
  42. Identifying and Modifying High-Risk Behaviors
  43. Injury Prevention
  44. Complementary Health Care Approaches
  45. Conclusion
  46. References
  47. Chapter 4: Primary Care in the Community: Assessment and Use of Resources
  48. Strategic Use of Resources
  49. Patient (Relationship)-Centered Care in the Community
  50. Situation 1: MS. Daren is Ready to Die
  51. Situation 2: Mr. White Chooses to Keep Injecting Drugs
  52. Role of Community Assessment in Primary Care
  53. The Relationship Between the Alliance for Health Model and Evidence-Based Care.
  54. Comparison of Two Communities
  55. Using Community Resources to Improve the Health of the Public
  56. Medicare and Medicaid-Government Assistance
  57. Needed Resources Change Over Time
  58. Summary
  59. References
  60. Chapter 5: Palliative Care
  61. Introduction
  62. Giving Bad News and Prognostication
  63. Advance Care Planning
  64. Physical Symptoms
  65. Psychological Symptoms
  66. Social Stressors and Support
  67. Spiritual Symptoms
  68. Coordination of Care
  69. The Role of Hospice
  70. Conclusion
  71. References
  72. Internet References
  73. Chapter 6: Appraising Clinical Practice Guidelines
  74. Defining Clinical Practice Guidelines
  75. Searching for Clinical Practice Guidelines
  76. Appraising CPGs
  77. Applying Evidence to Practice
  78. Deviating from CPGs
  79. Summary
  80. References
  81. Unit II: Cardiovascular Conditions
  82. Chapter 7: Arrhythmia
  83. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  84. Supraventricular Arrhythmia
  85. Ventricular Arrhythmias
  86. Epidemiology
  87. Diagnostic Criteria
  88. History and Physical Examination
  89. Diagnostic Studies
  90. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management Recommendations
  91. Nonpharmacological Intervention
  92. Teaching and Self-Care
  93. Community Resources
  94. References
  95. Chapter 8: Coronary Artery Disease
  96. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  97. Epidemiology
  98. Diagnostic Criteria
  99. History and Physical ExaminatIon
  100. Diagnostic Studies
  101. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  102. Acute Myocardial Infarction
  103. Teaching and Self-Care
  104. Community Resources
  105. References
  106. Chapter 9: Dyslipidemias
  107. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  108. Epidemiology
  109. Diagnostic Criteria
  110. History and Physical Examination
  111. Diagnostic Studies
  112. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  113. Teaching and Self-Care
  114. Community Resources
  115. Summary
  116. References
  117. Chapter 10: Heart Failure.
  118. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  119. Epidemiology
  120. Diagnostic Criteria
  121. History and Physical Examination
  122. Diagnostic Studies
  123. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  124. Teaching and Self-Care
  125. General Management Summary
  126. Community Resources
  127. References
  128. Chapter 11: Hypertension
  129. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  130. Epidemiology
  131. Diagnostic Criteria
  132. History and Physical Examination
  133. Diagnostic Studies
  134. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  135. Teaching and Self-Care
  136. Community Resources
  137. References
  138. Chapter 12: Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  139. Atherosclerosis
  140. Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger's Disease)
  141. Aortic Aneurysms
  142. Giant Cell (Temporal) Arteritis
  143. Frostbite
  144. Chronic Venous Insufficiency
  145. Varicose Veins
  146. Lymphedema
  147. Community Resources
  148. References
  149. Chapter 13: Valvular Heart Disease
  150. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  151. Epidemiology
  152. History and Physical Examination
  153. Diagnostic Studies
  154. Treatment Options, Expected Outcome, and Comprehensive Management
  155. Teaching and Self-Care
  156. Community Resources
  157. References
  158. Unit III: Dermatologic Conditions
  159. Chapter 14: Common Dermatologic Conditions
  160. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  161. Diagnostic Criteria
  162. History and Physical Examination
  163. Diagnostic Studies
  164. Common Skin Conditions
  165. Psoriasis
  166. Plaque Psoriasis
  167. Pustular Psoriasis
  168. Guttate Psoriasis
  169. Inverse Psoriasis
  170. Erythrodermic Psoriasis
  171. Psoriatic Arthritis
  172. Pityriasis Rosea
  173. Seborrheic Dermatitis
  174. Contact Dermatitis
  175. Atopic Dermatitis
  176. Dermatophyte Infections
  177. Tinea Infections and Their Treatments
  178. Viral Infections
  179. Skin Cancer
  180. Community Resources
  181. References
  182. Unit IV: Endocrine Conditions
  183. Chapter 15: Diabetes Mellitus
  184. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology.
  185. Pathology of Complications Seen in Diabetes
  186. Vascular Changes
  187. Retinopathy
  188. Epidemiology
  189. Diagnostic Criteria
  190. History and Physical Examination
  191. Diagnostic Studies
  192. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  193. Common Myths in Diabetic Meal Planning
  194. Problems Associated with Insulin Therapy
  195. Hypoglycemia
  196. Clinical Alert
  197. Clinical Advice
  198. Office Management
  199. Management of Diabetic Complications
  200. Antihypertensive Medications
  201. Teaching and Self-care
  202. Community Resources
  203. References
  204. Chapter 16: Common Endocrine Disorders: Diseases of the Adrenal, Thyroid, and Parathyroid Glands
  205. The Adrenal Glands
  206. Adrenal Insufficiency
  207. Adrenal Overactivity
  208. Increased Production of Mineralocorticoids
  209. Hypoaldosteronism
  210. Pheochromocytoma
  211. Diseases of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
  212. The Thyroid Gland
  213. Parathyroid Glands
  214. Community Resources
  215. References
  216. Unit V: Gastroenterologic Conditions
  217. Chapter 17: Bowel Obstruction
  218. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  219. Epidemiology
  220. Diagnostic Criteria
  221. History and Physical Examination
  222. Diagnostic Studies
  223. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  224. Teaching and Self-Care
  225. Community Resources
  226. References
  227. Chapter 18: Cirrhosis of the Liver
  228. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  229. Epidemiology
  230. Diagnostic Criteria
  231. History and Physical Examination
  232. Diagnostic Studies
  233. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  234. Teaching and Self-Care
  235. Community Resources
  236. References
  237. Chapter 19: Gallbladder
  238. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  239. Epidemiology
  240. Diagnostic Criteria
  241. History and Physical Examination
  242. Diagnostic Studies
  243. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  244. Teaching and Self-Care
  245. Community Resources
  246. References.
  247. Chapter 20: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  248. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  249. Epidemiology
  250. Diagnostic Criteria
  251. History and Physical Examination
  252. Diagnostic Studies
  253. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  254. Teaching and Self-Care
  255. Community Resources
  256. References
  257. Chapter 21: Gastroenterologic Cancers
  258. Esophageal Cancer
  259. Gastric Cancer
  260. Gallbladder Cancer
  261. Primary Liver Cancer
  262. Pancreatic Cancer
  263. Colorectal Carcinoma
  264. Overview of Teaching and Self-Care for Gastroenterologic Cancers
  265. Community Resources
  266. References
  267. Chapter 22: Hepatitis
  268. Hepatitis A (Infectious Hepatitis)
  269. Hepatitis B (Serum Hepatitis)
  270. Hepatitis C (Parenterally Transmitted Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis)
  271. Hepatitis D (Delta Hepatitis)
  272. Hepatitis E (Enterically Transmitted Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis)
  273. Hepatitis G
  274. Autoimmune Hepatitis
  275. Teaching and Self-Care
  276. Community Resources
  277. References
  278. Chapter 23: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  279. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  280. Epidemiology
  281. Diagnostic Criteria
  282. History and Physical Examination
  283. Diagnostic Studies
  284. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Treatment
  285. Teaching and Self-care
  286. Community Resources
  287. References
  288. Chapter 24: Pancreatitis: Acute and Chronic
  289. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  290. Acute Pancreatitis
  291. Chronic Pancreatitis
  292. Community Resources
  293. References
  294. Chapter 25: Peptic Ulcer Disease
  295. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
  296. Epidemiology
  297. Diagnostic Criteria
  298. History and Physical Examination
  299. Diagnostic Studies
  300. Treatment Options, Expected Outcomes, and Comprehensive Management
  301. Teaching and Self-care
  302. Community Resources
  303. References
  304. Unit VI: Genitourinary Conditions
  305. Chapter 26: Acute Kidney Injury
  306. Definitions
  307. Epidemiology
  308. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology.