Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing

This handbook is for nurses needing practical guidance in clinical situations, either as an aide memoire for the specialist nurse, or an essential reference source for newly qualified nurses caring for people with neurological problems for ...

Author: Sue Woodward

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199547343

Category: Medical

Page: 498

View: 632

A first reference for the clinical management of patients with neurological symptoms Covers all major neuroscience disciplines: neurology, neurosurgery, neuroscience critical care and neurorehabilitation Breaks down complex information into easy-to-use bulleted lists, conveying only what you need to know Developed within the context of the National Service FrameworkThe Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing is an invaluable resource when you need relevant and practical clinical guidance in dealing with complex clinical situations, or when caring for people with neurological problems for the first time. It will enable you to meet the needs of people with neurological problems wherever you encounter them, be it in a neurology, neurosurgery, critical care or rehabilitation setting, and will therefore enable you to meet the requirements of the National Service Framework.The book is organised in a way that separates the major neuroscience disciplines of neurology, neurosurgery, neuroscience critical care and neurorehabilitation, with extensive cross-referencing between sections. It will provide enough information to manage the initial care of the patient with most commonly encountered conditions. Practical guidance is also provided about neurological assessment and investigations, commonly used drugs in neuroscience practice, dealing with neurological emergencies, and the legal and ethical issues surrounding the profession. Complementary therapies applied to neuroscience practice are also discussed.Next time practical guidance is needed on the management of a particular patient, or information is required to manage a particular situation, then the Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing will provide you with the answers you need in a succinct and functional way. Readership: Neurology nurses, both specialist and newly qualified, specialist nurse practitioners, qualified nurses working in non-neurology settings who regularly care for patients with neurological problems. Nursing students undertaking neurological placements. Nurses involved in neurology, neurosurgery, intensive care related to brain and spinal injury, and all health care professionals with an interest in care and rehabilitation of patients with injuries or diseases of the neurological system.

Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing

This handbook is for nurses needing practical guidance in clinical situations, either as an aide memoire for the specialist nurse, or an essential reference source for newly qualified nurses caring for people with neurological problems for ...

Author: Sue Woodward

Publisher: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

ISBN: 0198831579

Category:

Page: 528

View: 556

This handbook is for nurses needing practical guidance in clinical situations, either as an aide memoire for the specialist nurse, or an essential reference source for newly qualified nurses caring for people with neurological problems for the first time.

Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing

Published and forthcoming Oxford Handbooks in Nursing Oxford Handbook of
Cancer Nursing Second edition Edited by ... Oxford Handbook of Musculoskeletal
Nursing Edited by Susan M. Oliver Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing ...

Author: Michael Tadman

Publisher: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

ISBN: 0198701101

Category: Cancer

Page: 704

View: 255

This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing is an essential aid to the practising cancer nurse. It provides a quick reference to the key issues in cancer nursing, and a concise and systematic account of all of the main areas of cancer nursing practice. Filled with key tips and reflection points, each chapter supports professional development for the reader. The patient, their family, and the experience of cancer are at the heart of this handbook. For the new edition there is a greater focus on survivorship, drawing on recent developments in the area. The Oxford Handbook of Cancer Nursing promotes a multidisciplinary approach to cancer care, with references to current best evidence and the latest developments in treatment. Detailed guidance on complex aspects of care are outlined, integrating both psychosocial and physical care to better treat the whole patient. Written by experienced nurses, the book is laid out to enable quick access to precise, targeted information on the vast majority of potential clinical scenarios.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills for Children s and Young People s Nursing

Written by experienced children's nurses working either within clinical paediatric settings or as educators in the field, this handbook is an essential, quick, and reliable practice reference tool for any clinical setting.

Author: Paula Dawson

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191629952

Category: Medical

Page: 648

View: 699

Children's nurses are faced with unique challenges when undertaking clinical skills, adapting their knowledge and practice for the physical and developmental age of their patients. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills for Children's and Young People's Nursing is a practical guide to both the most basic and the increasingly complex elements of caring for the health needs of children and young people. Focusing on the key principles underpinning all elements of care, it provides a solid, evidence-based framework which practitioners can use to develop their clinical knowledge, skills, and attitudes. It systematically covers the body systems and the clinical skills relating to them, and includes additional tips and suggested courses of action when encountering difficulties with a procedure, with practical advice from current practitioners. Written by experienced children's nurses working either within clinical paediatric settings or as educators in the field, this handbook is an essential, quick, and reliable practice reference tool for any clinical setting.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills in Adult Nursing

Author: Jacqueline Randle

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 679

View: 925

This handbook provides a practical and evidence-based guide to the essential elements of clinical skills for nursing practice. Taking a systems-based approach to the care of patients, it is an invaluable guide to the majority of clinical scenarios, helping nurses and other health care workers to perform clinical skills safely and competently.

Oxford Handbook of Developmental Behavioral Neuroscience

Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences , 16 ( 2 ) , 157 - 160 . ... Journal of
Neuroscience , 2 , 1424 - 1438 . ... Acute hunger of rat pups elicits increased
kyphotic nursing and shorter intervals between nursing bouts : Implications for ...

Author: Mark Samuel Blumberg

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Developmental psychology

Page: 769

View: 420


Neuroscience Nursing

A Handbook for Practitioners . Baillière Tindall ... Pain Research Group ,
Department of Neurology , University of WisconsinMadison Dartmouth
Cooperative Project ( 1995 ) COOP function and health status measure .
Dartmouth ... Heinemann , Oxford Nursing and Midwifery Council ( 2002 ) Code
of Professional Conduct .

Author: Sue Woodward

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Neurological nursing

Page: 397

View: 877

Considering aspects of assessment in neuroscience nursing, this text looks specifically at both the management of patients with acute neurological conditions and those with long-term conditions. This book is aimed at nurses working in specialist areas, as well as those working in acute and primary care settings.

Oxford Handbook of Methods in Positive Psychology

Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience , 13 ( 1 ) , 35 – 41 .
Hollingshead , A . B ... In W . C . Koller ( Ed . ) , Handbook of Parkinson ' s disease
( pp . 465 – 474 ) . ... Journal of Neuroscience Nursing , 23 , 325 – 330 . Marsh , L
 ...

Author: Anthony D. Van Dulmen Ong, Manfred

Publisher: Series in Positive Psychology

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 644

View: 648

Publisher description

AANN s Neuroscience Nursing

Phenomena and Practice : Human Responses to Neurologic Health Problems
American Association of Neuroscience ... New York : Oxford University Press . ...
In E . C . Carterette & M . P . Friedman ( Eds . ) , Handbook of perception ( Vol .

Author: American Association of Neuroscience Nurses

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Neurological nursing

Page: 539

View: 530


Oxford Handbook of Neonatology

The Oxford Handbook of Neonatology meets the needs of all healthcare professionals involved in the care of newborn babies.

Author: Grenville Fox

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199228841

Category: Medical

Page: 523

View: 555

The Oxford Handbook of Neonatology meets the needs of all healthcare professionals involved in the care of newborn babies. It delivers rapidly accessible and practical advice to the clinician in a user-friendly and convenient format that can be applied at the cot-side. This handbook covers guidance from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and other relevant bodies. Providing information on neonatal emergencies, good communication practice, common problems encountered on the ward, and procedures, it features diagrams, tables, and photos to support the text. Taking a family-centred approach, this is the essential resource for all healthcare professionals working within neonatology, from the undergraduate medical student, to the doctor on the ward.

Cumulative Book Index

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: American literature

Page:

View: 433

A world list of books in the English language.

The Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology

Language , music , syntax and the brain . Nature Neuroscience , 6 ( 7 ) , 674 -
681 . ... Advances in Nursing Science , 15 , 27 - 36 . Simons DG ( 1988 ) .
Myofascial pain ... Oxford University Press , Oxford . Sparks RW and Holland AL (
1976 ) .

Author: Susan Hallam

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 585

View: 877

The Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology is the definitive, comprehensive, and authoritative text on this burgeoning field. With contributions from over fifty experts in the field, the range and depth of coverage is unequalled. It will be an essential resource for students and researchers in psychology.

Neuroscience Nursing

Ackley BJ , Ladwig GB : Nursing diagnosis handbook : a guide to planning care ,
ed 5 , St Louis , 2002 , Mosby . 2. ... American Nurses Association - American
Association of Neuroscience Nurses : Neuroscience nursing practice process
and outcome criteria for selected diagnoses , Kansas City , 1985 ... Heilman KM ,
Valenstein E : Clinical neuropsychology , New York , 1979 , Oxford University
Press .

Author: Ellen M. Barker

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 858

View: 791

This text provides nurses and healthcare providers caring for neurologic patients with the in-depth knowledge of neurophysiology, neuroassessment, and neuromanagement needed to ensure that care is delivered in accordance with best practices. Focusing on the importance of an interdidisciplinary health care team, each neurologic condition or disorder is discussed in a comprehensive, logical format. The text emphasizes the all-important role of the neuroscience nurse and the critical aspects of the core knowledge required to function effectively in multiple clinical settings. The second edition includes a new chapter on critical care management. For each disorder, content has been added or expanded to cover Geriatric Considerations, Case Management, Patient/Family Teaching, Rehabilitation, Nutritional Considerations and Psychosocial Aspects of care. - Each disorder is discussed in a logical, streamlined format - Discussions of each major disorder conclude with a Continuum of Care section - Alerts and Tips are provided throughout to focus special attention on content that can help improve patient care - For each disorder, a special section on Case Management is provided to assist in determining patient needs - A totally revised chapter on the Neuroscience Patient with Pain and Headache focuses on acute and non-malignant chronic pain syndromes - In-depth and comprehensive coverage provides a strong foundation for understanding the complexities of neuroscience nursing today - A comprehensive review of diagnostic tools includes the most up-to-date technology and laboratory studies involved in neurologic diagnoses. - An interdisciplinary team approach to patient management addresses the complex needs of the neuroscience patient - Content for each major disorder offers a comprehensive approach to patient management - A complete chapter is devoted to Adult Neurologic Assessment

American Book Publishing Record

Contents : Selections from Philosophical foundations of neuroscience
Neuroscience and philosophy / Maxwell R . Bennett — Philosophy as ... ( Oxford
psychology series ; 43 ) Contents : Introduction : vision from a biological
viewpoint — Visual processing in the primate visual cortex ... Nursing -
Handbooks , manuals , etc .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: American literature

Page:

View: 960


Cumulative Book Index

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page:

View: 677


AANN s Neuroscience Nursing

In M . M . Mesulam ( Ed . ) , Principles of behavioral neurology ( pp . 125 – 168 ) .
... Helping head injury and stroke patients home : A handbook for families . San
Jose , CA : Author . ... Memory and brain . New York : Oxford University Press .

Author: Christina Stewart-Amidei

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 808

View: 394

The unique conceptual format of this book addresses neuroscience nursing from a phenomological approach. Each insightful chapter introduces aphenomenon from the perspective of how a neurologic disease affects the totality of human experience. It assists nurses in making the link between specialized aspects of caring for people with neurologic disorders and the human responses to actual or potential dysfunction. It discusses the theoretical basis for nursing interventions,integrating nursing research, nursing diagnoses,and case studies.

The British National Bibliography

Author: Arthur James Wells

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Bibliography, National

Page:

View: 722


Patient Care Standards

Author: Susan Martin Tucker

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Nursing

Page: 920

View: 746


Handbook on Dementia Caregiving

Oxford : Butterworth - Heinemann Ltd. Hulley , S. , & Cummings , S. ( 1988 ) .
Designing clinical research . ... Oncology Nursing Forum , 24 , 1705– 1711 .
Lawton , M.P. ... Journal of Neuroscience Nursing , 26 , 57–61 . Meichenbaum , D
.

Author: Richard Schulz

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 330

View: 886

cs.couns.agng_grnt

Handbook of Critical Care Neurology and Neurosurgery

Kalisch PA , Kalisch BJ : The Advance of American Nursing . ... New York : Oxford
Univerity Press , 1962 . 17 . Beeson BB : Jean Martin Charcot . Ann Med History
10 : 126 , 1928 . 18 . Vinken PJ , Bruyn GW : Handbook of Clinical Neurology .

Author: Robert J. Henning

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN:

Category: Critical care medicine

Page: 288

View: 979