Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing Book

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing

  • Author : Gail Wiscarz Stuart
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-04-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 832
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323294126

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing Book Description :

Using the latest clinical research and diagnoses, Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing, 10th Edition provides a holistic, biopsychosocial approach to psychiatric nursing care. It follows the popular Stuart stress-adaptation framework and includes comprehensive coverage to simplify important nursing and medical concepts, promote quality and safety in care, and address psychobiology and psychopharmacology topics integral to today’s psychiatry. New to this edition is a chapter on psychiatric care of military personnel, plus the latest on health care reform, prescription abuse, and obesity issues. Written by psychiatric nursing expert Gail W. Stuart, this market-leading text makes it easy to apply classroom theory to clinical practice. An easy-to-follow writing style makes it easy to understand both simple and complex topics. A well-rounded, collaborative approach provides coverage of all major psychiatric disorders from nursing and medical perspectives. The Stuart Stress Adaptation Model of health and wellness provides a consistent nursing-oriented framework, with clear explanations of biological, psychological, sociocultural, environmental, and legal-ethical components. An evidence-based practice approach bridges the gap between clinical research and everyday practice. Learning from a Clinical Case boxes begin disorders chapters with thought-provoking questions and end chapters with answers and feedback. Summarizing the Evidence boxes in the disorders chapters examine the research and findings that support psychiatric nursing care. A family focus and discussions of outpatient care reflect current trends in psychiatric nursing. A Patient Speaks and A Family Speaks boxes present short vignettes with the patient’s and family’s perspectives of the caregiving process. Competent Caring: A Clinical Exemplar of a Psychiatric Nurse boxes feature the experiences and personal insights of practicing psychiatric nurses. Medical and Nursing Diagnoses boxes and Detai

Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing Book
Score: 2
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Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

  • Author : Janet L. Davies
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 760
  • ISBN 10 : 0867204427

Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing Book Description :

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Psychiatric Nursing Skills Book

Psychiatric Nursing Skills

  • Author : Graham Dexter
  • Publisher : Nelson Thornes
  • Release Date : 2000-07
  • Genre: Nurse and patient
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 10 : 0748735666

Psychiatric Nursing Skills Book Description :

The most important feature of this book is the detailed insight into how the mentally ill might feel, providing pointers to problems and needs and the appropriate nursing therapeutic response. The text is divided into three equal parts, each with clinical examples and exercises.

Psychiatric Nursing Made Incredibly Easy  Book
Score: 5
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Psychiatric Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

  • Author :
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 566
  • ISBN 10 : 1582552703

Psychiatric Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Book Description :

CD: 1,000 review questions for nursing students and practicing nurses who are seeking advanced certification in psychiatric nursing.

Psychiatric Nursing Book

Psychiatric Nursing

  • Author : Mary Ann Boyd
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 950
  • ISBN 10 : 0781749166

Psychiatric Nursing Book Description :

AJN Book of the Year Based on the biological-psychological-sociological aspects of mental illness, this comprehensive textbook maintains its grounded focus in current research and continues to reflect current practice. The Third Edition includes a new NCLEX Tips box, more patient teaching points, highlighted nursing interventions, and more health promotion. The free CD-ROM features a new clinical simulation and other student learning activities. The ancillary package includes an Instructor’s Resource CD-ROM with a Test Generator, Powerpoint slides, and Instructor’s Manual.

Psychiatric mental Health Nursing Book
Score: 5
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Psychiatric mental Health Nursing

  • Author : Sheila L. Videbeck
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2010-02-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 530
  • ISBN 10 : 9781605478616

Psychiatric mental Health Nursing Book Description :

This fully updated Fifth Edition explores the full psychiatric nursing curriculum, from theoretical foundations to application of interventions for commonly encountered disorders. The focus is on treatment modalities, nursing care, therapeutic communication, and self-awareness. The built-in study guide helps reinforce student learning and knowledge retention. Abundant features highlight the most pertinent learning concepts.

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Skills Book

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Skills

  • Author : Sudha C. Patel
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-02-11
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 544
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449613563

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Skills Book Description :

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Skills guides nursing students and practicing nurses towards enhancing fundamental psychiatric nursing skills competency in specific assessment and interventions for the selected psychiatric disorders. A nursing skill book in a manual format, this text is handy at the clinical site and encourages readers to translate their theoretical knowledge and psychiatric nursing skills into clinical practice. Topics include therapeutic communication techniques, assessment and interventions for depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and suicide attempts, and crisis management skills for psychiatric emergencies. Included in the appendices are essential insights into ego defense mechanisms, Erickson’s Psychosocial Developmental Stages, Freud’s Stages of Psychosexual Development, and Piaget’s Stages of Cognitive Development.

Psychiatric Nursing   eBook Book

Psychiatric Nursing eBook

  • Author : Norman L. Keltner
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2018-06-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 520
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323528740

Psychiatric Nursing eBook Book Description :

Covering the field’s latest trends and treatments, Psychiatric Nursing, 8th Edition provides you with the solid, therapeutic skills you need to deliver safe and effective psychiatric nursing care. This new edition features a unique, three-pronged approach to psychotherapeutic management which emphasizes the nurse’s three primary tools: themselves and their relationship with patients, medications, and the environment. Written in a friendly, approachable style, this text clearly defines the nurse’s role in caring for individuals with psychiatric disorders like no other book on the market! Unique! A practical, three-pronged approach to psychotherapeutic management includes: 1) the therapeutic nurse-patient relationship, 2) psychopharmacology, and 3) milieu management. Unique! Norm’s Notes offer helpful tips from the lead author, Norman Keltner, at the beginning of each chapter, making it easier to understand difficult topics DSM-5 information is integrated throughout the text, along with updated content and NANDA content. Patient and Family Education boxes highlight information that the nurse should provide to patients and families. Nursing care plans highlight the nurse’s role in psychiatric care, emphasizing assessment, planning, nursing diagnoses, implementation, and evaluation for specific disorders. Case studies depict psychiatric disorders and show the development of effective nursing care strategies. NEW! Chapter on Models for Working with Psychiatric Patients revised as new chapter on Emotional Focused Model of Behavior. NEW! Update to various chapters within Unit III: Medication: Psychopharmacology, include the latest drugs used for managing psychiatric disorders. NEW! Update to Communicate Professionally chapter includes methods of communication including social media and other current forms of technology. NEW! Update to Variables Affecting The Therapeutic Environment: Violence and Suicide chapter reorganizes how the five-phase assault cycle is pres