Tables and diagrams further illustrate and reinforce the content, and numerous web addresses are provided. Appendices containing abundant clinical resources and valuable patient teaching information, and comprehensive bibliographies, are also extensively revised and rewritten. Breast Conditions Abnormal Breast Discharge Breast Mass Breast Pain 10. This book will be of value to graduate nursing programs, all nurse practitioners, and nurse midwives. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, for example, provides clinical guidelines on topics such as immunizations, conception, contraception and basic gynecological care. Abstract: This authoritative guide for the nursing management of common gynaecological conditions is updated with cutting-edge topics and new evidence-based guidelines and patient teaching materials to enhance excellence in clinical practice. It could also be used as a protocol manual for small practices.
Also included in the appendices are Developmental Milestones at a Glance chart, Recommended Medical Screenings chart for infancy through adolescence, Sexual Maturity Ratings scale, and much more! The fully revised new edition provides well-organized, concise, and easier-to-access evidence-based practice guidelines for use in community and ambulatory settings. Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and Vulvar Dermatology Pelvic Floor Dysfunction Vulvar Dermatology 15. Roberto-Nichols, she co-developed and implemented a 24-hour sexual assault crisis service for physically abused and sexually assaulted women students. The text features ërelationship-centered care, extensive coverage of age, gender, and occupational considerations; complementary approaches; nutritional assessment; violence exposure and vulnerability assessment; family, community, and cultural assessment; palliative care; and evidence-based practice guidelines. Updated content throughout reflects the latest developments in our understanding of disease processes, disease management in children, and current trends in pediatric healthcare. In this new edition, all content has been reviewed and expanded to reflect the most updated evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Expert contributors include prominent specialists from all arenas of gynecological health.
In-depth guidance on assessing and managing pediatric health problems covers patients from infancy through adolescence. Includes every visit from birth through age 21. Clinical guidelines are the one of the best ways for clinicians to stay up-to-date in practice and to apply the best available evidence to their care of patients. Along with her longtime colleague and co-author, Diane M. Currently, in addition to her clinical practice, she supports and works with several organizations that advocate for women and girls. Appendices containing abundant clinical resources and valuable patient teaching information, and comprehensive bibliographies, are also extensively revised and rewritten.
This textbook provides the busy clinician with a 'one stop' comprehensive guide to women's health that includes essential components of the history, diagnostic workup, treatment, and management guidelines for most common health issues and problems specific to providing gynecologic care to women. Comprehensive content provides a complete foundation in the primary care of children from the unique perspective of the Nurse Practitioner and covers the full spectrum of health conditions seen in the primary care of children, emphasizing both prevention and management. Clinical guidelines and recommendations encompass all facets of gynecologic care, from the frequency of physical exams to managing sexually transmitted diseases. It encompasses issues of weight management, osteoporosis, smoking cessation, stress management, changes in sexuality, and health risks. A consistent format in each chapter is used to describe disorders, facilitating easier learning and quick clinical reference. Complementary and alternative therapies are addressed where supported by solid research evidence. Since leaving the university, she has worked to implement and manage, as well as maintain, a practice in state-funded, school-based health clinics.
Appendices containing abundant clinical resources and valuable patient teaching information, and comprehensive bibliographies, are also extensively revised and rewritten. Full-color design and illustrations improve usability and learning. It has been written by nurse practitioners with over 90 years of combined experience in women's health, and integrates the knowledge of noted experts for each topic. From 2008 to the present, she has been writer-in-residence, Simmons College School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Boston, and from 2013 to the present, she has been an editor of faculty manuscripts prior to their submission to a journal and editor of book chapters written by faculty members of the College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Delivered in a convenient, spiral-bound format for health professionals in a busy clinical practice setting, this guide addresses clinical topics and practice standards regarding preconception, prenatal, and postpartum nursing care. It has been written by nurse practitioners with over 90 years of combined experience in women's health, and integrates the knowledge of noted experts for each topic. Content progresses from simple to complex, covering basic assessment and physiology, health history, physical examination, and specific investigative procedures.
Guidelines reflect best-practice standards of care that are culled from literature on evidence-based practice and help to ensure improved patient outcomes. She can order lab work and diagnostic tests, interpret the results and prescribe medications. Tables and diagrams further illustrate and reinforce the content, and numerous web addresses are provided. The guide addresses common gynecologic concerns including infections and sexually transmitted diseases, navigating life transitions, and menopause and incontinence. Offering expert perspectives from a variety of primary care and nurse practitioners, Primary Care: A Collaborative Practice, 5th Edition helps you diagnose, treat, and manage hundreds of adult disorders. Currently, she is Writer in Residence at Simmons College, Department of Nursing, Boston. Key Features Author s Diane M.
New to the Second Edition: Three new chapters, Obesity in Pregnancy, Dermatological Concerns, and Preventing Zika in Pregnancy New and updated guidelines from the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses; American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; American Academy of Pediatricians; and the U. Menstrual Disorders Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding Amenorrhea Dysmenorrhea Endometrial Biopsy Premenstrual Syndrome 17. Medical Abortion Postabortion Care: Medical and Surgical Postabortion Complications 16. She also co-developed a protocol and implemented an assault crisis center for sexually and physically abused students at the university, as well as co-authored the protocols that served as the prototype for this book. Concise and well organized, this authoritative resource features an outline format that provides speedy access to critical information across womenís age span. Algorithms are used throughout the book to provide a concise overview of the evaluation and management of common disorders. Complementary and Alternative Therapies 4.
The Informatics competency is addressed with new informatics content in a refocused Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter. From the Forward by R. Basic techniques are augmented by the inclusion of possible alterations for a particular procedure. Key topics include developmental theory, issues of daily living, the health status of children today, and diversity and cultural considerations. Guidelines reflect best-practice standards of care culled from literature on evidence-based practice that help ensure improved patient outcomes.