Nursing diagnosis handbook : an evidence-based guide to planning care / [edited by] Betty J. Ackley, Gail B. Ladwig, Mary Beth Flynn Makic
Book | 2017 | Eleventh edition.
Available at Gateway-Elkhorn Campus Teacher Reserve (RT 48.6 A1.82 L1.53 2017) plus 3 more

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Eleventh edition.
xix, 988 pages ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Section I: Nursing Process, Clinical Reasoning, Nursing Diagnosis, and Evidence-Based Nursing -- An explanation of how to make nursing diagnosis using diagnostic reasoning, which is critical thinking. Then information on how to plan care using the nursing process, standardized nursing language, and evidence-based nursing
Section II: Guide to Nursing Diagnosis -- An alphabetized list of medical, surgical, and psychiatric diagnoses; diagnostic procedures, clinical states, symptoms, and problems, with suggested nursing diagnoses. This section enables the nursing student as well as the practicing nurse to make a nursing diagnosis quickly, to save time.
Section III: Guide to Planning Care -- Section III contains the actual nursing diagnosis care plans for each accepted nursing diagnosis of the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association-International (NANDA-I): the definition, defining characteristics, risk factors, related factors, suggested NOC outcomes, client outcomes, suggested NIC interventions, interventions with rationales, geriatric interventions, pediatric interventions, critical care interventions (when appropriate), home care interventions, culturally competent nursing interventions (when appropriate), and client/family teaching and discharge planning for each alphabetized nursing diagnosis.
Appendix A: Nursing Diagnoses Arranged by Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs -- Appendix B: Nursing Diagnoses Arranged by Gordon's Functional Health Patterns -- Appendix C: Motivational Interviewing for Nurses -- Appendix D: Wellness-Oriented Diagnostic Categories -- Appendix E: Nursing Care Plans for Hearing Loss and Vision Loss
Ackley’s 'Nursing Diagnosis Handbook: An Evidence-Based Guide to Planning Care', 11th Edition helps practicing nurses and nursing students select appropriate nursing diagnoses and write care plans with ease and confidence. This convenient handbook shows you how to correlate nursing diagnoses with known information about clients on the basis of assessment findings, established medical or psychiatric diagnoses, and the current treatment plan. Extensively revised and updated with the new 2015-2017 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses, it integrates the NIC and NOC taxonomies, evidence-based nursing interventions, and adult, pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, and client/family teaching and discharge planning considerations to guide you in creating unique, individualized care plans.
61.00 AD NURS (10-543-1)
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Ackley, Betty J., editor.
Ladwig, Gail B., editor.
Makic, Mary Beth Flynn, editor.
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