Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Diagnoses, Clinical Tools, and Psychopharmacology

Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 816

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This handy pocket guide is designed to assist in the assessment of psychiatric nursing clients, the formulation of nursing diagnoses, and the design of psychiatric nursing care plans. The book contains practical, clinically-oriented information.

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning

Assessment Guides, Diagnoses, Psychopharmacology

Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 768

View: 693

A pocket-sized clinical companion, Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning, 5th Edition supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available, including the DSM-5, for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. It offers quick and easy access to plans of care for a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Expert author Elizabeth Varcarolis, provides a clinically-based focus with the latest guidelines to psychiatric nursing care. Designed to accompany Foundations of Mental Health Nursing, this book is a perfect reference for creating care plans and for clinical use. The latest diagnoses, assessment and treatment strategies, and psychotropic drug information keep you up-to-date with the most current information. Care plans containing nursing diagnosis, etiology, assessment findings/diagnostic cues, outcome criteria, long- and short-term goals, and interventions and rationales offer plans of care for a wide range of psychiatric nursing diagnoses. A focus on clinical information furnishes you with information on providing patient care in a range of settings. Assessment Guides, including tables, charts, and questionnaires facilitate patient diagnosis and care. A chapter on Major Psychotropic Interventions and Patient and Family Teaching, in addition to the content found in each disorder chapter, helps you better understand the uses and workings of the psychotropic agents. Coverage of major disorders exposes you to a wide range of disorders within psychiatric nursing. NEW! The most recent information in the field, including the DSM-5, supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. NEW! 2007 ANA Psychiatric Mental-Health Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice familiarize you with the current guidelines for the practice of psychiatric nursing. NEW! Updated 2012-2014NANDA-I Nursing Diagnoses present information on the latest nursing diagnoses related to psychiatric nursing. NEW! Updated medications equip you with the latest information on medications used with psychiatric patients.

Lippincott's Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Author: Judith M. Schultz

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 439

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Accompanying CD-ROM has nursing care plans, a customizable psychosocial assessment tool, and monographs about psychotropic drugs.

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning

Assessment Guides, Diagnoses, Psychopharmacology

Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 755

View: 873

A pocket-sized clinical companion, Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning, 4th Edition helps you assess psychiatric nursing clients, formulate nursing diagnoses, and design psychiatric nursing care plans. It offers quick and easy access to information on care in a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Expert author Elizabeth M. Varcarolis, RN, MA, provides a clinically based focus with the latest guidelines to psychiatric nursing care. Designed to accompany Foundations of Mental Health Nursing, this book is a perfect reference for creating care plans and for clinical use. Current coverage includes the latest diagnoses, assessment and treatment strategies, and psychotropic drug information relevant to nursing care of patients with psychiatric disorders. Clinically based information helps you provide patient care in a range of environments including the inpatient unit, community mental health setting, or home care setting. Coverage of all major disorders includes those commonly encountered in a clinical setting. A consistent format for each care plan includes a nursing diagnosis, etiology, assessment findings/diagnostic cues, outcome criteria, long-term goals, short-term goals, and interventions and rationales. Assessment tools such as tables, charts, and questionnaires are provided in an appendix for quick reference. A Major Psychotropic Interventions and Client and Family Teaching chapter describes the uses and workings of psychotropic agents. The latest diagnostic information includes the DSM-IV-TR taxonomy with diagnostic criteria for mental disorders, to enable accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. Current psychiatric nursing guidelines are based on ANA's 2007 Psychiatric Mental-Health Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice. Updated 2009-2011 NANDA-I nursing diagnoses assist with accurate diagnoses by including the latest nursing diagnoses related to psychiatric nursing. Updated drug information includes the latest on medications used with psychiatric patients, for optimal drug therapy.

Lippincott's Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Author: Judith M. Schultz

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN:

Category: Medical protocols

Page: 435

View: 306

With this classic text, you'll discover the essential care plan models you need to enhance the consistency and effectiveness of your nursing care and to improve communication among the health care team. Complete coverage addresses the basic concepts, issues, and interventions that provide the foundation for psychiatric nursing practice; more than 50 psychiatric nursing care plans apply theory to real-world practice; behavioral approach addresses commonly encountered challenges and makes the text equally useful inside and outside the clinical setting; nursing process focus includes the latest NANDA diagnostic criteria; therapeutic goals link assessment data to expected outcomes; assessment parameters sharpen essential diagnostic skills; rationale for interventions provides the how and why for specific actions. New sections address guidelines for delivering culturally competent care and health promotion and early interventions for care-givers; outcomes-focused care sets specific goals for nursing interventions; multiplicity of care settings, including home care and partial hospitalization discuss the growing trend away from full-time hospital care; transitions into the community reflect today's changing health care environment; psychopharmacology content is fully updated to include the latest therapeutic agents and data.

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Diagnoses, Clinical Tools, and Psychopharmacology

Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 756

View: 145

This handy pocket guide, created by Elizabeth Varcarolis, is designed to help you create effective and complete care plans in the clinical setting. It covers all of the major disorders and contains the detailed and practical information you need. In addition, the format makes it easy to consult anywhere: inpatient unit, community mental health setting, or home care setting.

Varcarolis' Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning

Assessment Guides, Diagnoses, Psychopharmacology

Author: Margaret Jordan Halter

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 768

View: 271

A thoughtful, portable clinical companion, Varcarolis' Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning: An Interprofessional Approach, 6th Edition, provides you with the latest diagnostic information available, including the DSM-5 and patient problems, for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. This clinically-based guide offers quick and easy access to the latest psychiatric nursing care planning guidelines for a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Designed to accompany Foundations of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, the refreshed and updated edition is a perfect reference for learning to create psychiatric nursing care plans. A thoroughly revised patient centered assessment, including the DSM-5, supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. The latest patient problems, assessment and treatment strategies, and psychotropic drug information keep you up-to-date with the most current information. Care plans containing patient problems, etiology, assessment findings/diagnostic cues, outcome criteria, long- and short-term goals, and interventions and rationales offer plans of care for a wide range of psychiatric nursing diagnoses. Talk-based therapies covered and referred to in a dedicated chapter on psychotherapeutic models. Promising brain stimulation therapies are addressed in a separate chapter NEW! A separate sleep disorder chapter addresses alterations present in all psychiatric disorders. NEW! Updated medications equip you with the latest information on medications used with psychiatric patients. NEW! Updated, refreshed, and refined Manual improves overall design and reduces extraneous content to focus on essential clinical information.

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning - E-Book

An Interprofessional Approach

Author: Margaret Jordan Halter

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 536

View: 714

A thoughtful, portable clinical companion, Varcarolis’ Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning: An Interprofessional Approach, 6th Edition, provides you with the latest diagnostic information available, including the DSM-5 and patient problems, for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. This clinically-based guide offers quick and easy access to the latest psychiatric nursing care planning guidelines for a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Designed to accompany Foundations of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, the refreshed and updated edition is a perfect reference for learning to create psychiatric nursing care plans. A thoroughly revised patient centered assessment, including the DSM-5, supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. The latest patient problems, assessment and treatment strategies, and psychotropic drug information keep you up-to-date with the most current information. Care plans containing patient problems, etiology, assessment findings/diagnostic cues, outcome criteria, and interventions and rationales provide guidance for supporting patients with a wide range of psychiatric alterations. Talk-based therapies covered and referred to in a dedicated chapter on psychotherapeutic models. Promising brain stimulation therapies are addressed in a separate chapter NEW! A separate sleep disorder chapter addresses alterations present in all psychiatric disorders. NEW! Updated medications equip you with the latest information on medications used with psychiatric patients. NEW! Updated, refreshed, and refined Manual improves overall design and reduces extraneous content to focus on essential clinical information.