Prioritization, delegation, and assignment : practice exercises for the NCLEX examination / Linda A. LaCharity, Candice K. Kumagai, Barbara Bartz; with an introduction by Ruth Hansten
Book | Elsevier | 2019 | 4th edition.
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Edition
4th edition.
Description
ix, 346 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
PART 1: INTRODUCTION
Guidelines for Prioritization, Delegation, and Assignment Decisions
PART 2: PRIORITIZATION, DELEGATION, AND ASSIGNMENT IN COMMON HEALTH SCENARIOS
Chapter 1: Pain
Chapter 2: Cancer
Chapter 3: Immunologic Problems
Chapter 4: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance Problems
Chapter 5: Safety and Infection Control
Chapter 6: Respiratory Problems
Chapter 7: Cardiovascular Problems
Chapter 8: Hematologic Problems
Chapter 9: Neurologic Problems
Chapter 10: Visual and Auditory Problems
Chapter 11: Musculoskeletal Problems
Chapter 12: Gastrointestinal and Nutritional Problems
Chapter 13: Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter 14: Other Endocrine Problems
Chapter 15: Integumentary Problems
Chapter 16: Renal and Urinary Problems
Chapter 17: Reproductive Problems
Chapter 18: Problems in Pregnancy and Childbearing
Chapter 19: Pediatric Problems
Chapter 20: Pharmacology
Chapter 21: Emergencies and Disasters
Chapter 22: Psychiatric-Mental Health Problems
PART 3: PRIORITIZATION, DELEGATION, AND ASSIGNMENT IN COMPLEX HEALTH SCENARIOS
Case Study 1: Chest Pressure, Indigestion, and Nausea
Case Study 2: Dyspnea and Shortness of Breath
Case Study 3: Multiple Clients on a Medical-Surgical Unit
Case Study 4: Shortness of Breath, Edema, and Decreased Urine Output
Case Study 5: Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Case Study 6: Home Health
Case Study 7: Spinal Cord Injury
Case Study 8: Multiple Patients With Adrenal Gland Disorders
Case Study 9: Multiple Clients With Gastrointestinal Problems
Case Study 10: Multiple Patients With Pain
Case Study 11: Multiple Clients With Cancer
Case Study 12: Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Case Study 13: Head and Leg Trauma and Shock
Case Study 14: Septic Shock
Case Study 15: Heart Failure
Case Study 16: Multiple Patients With Peripheral Vascular Disease
Case Study 17: Respiratory Difficulty After Surgery
Case Study 18: Long-Term Care
Case Study 19: Pediatric Clients in Clinic and Acute Care Settings
Case Study 20: Multiple Patients With Mental Health Disorders
Case Study 21: Childbearing
Summary
This is the original and most trusted NCLEX review book on the market that establishes your foundational knowledge in the NCLEX-RN Exam's management-of-care focus and then helps you build your prioritization, delegation, and patient assignment skills. Pharmacology chapter and expanded pharmacology questions throughout prepare you for the 17% to 19% of the latest NCLEX-RN Exam's focus on pharmacology. More than 60 pages of additional questions prepare you for prioritization, delegation, and patient assignment questions on the NCLEX-RN Exam. Emphasis on the NCLEX-RN Exam's management-of-care focus addresses the heavy emphasis on prioritizaton, delegation, and patient assignment in the current NCLEX-RN Examination. Three-part organization establishes foundational knowledge and then provides exercises of increasing difficulty to help you build confidence in your prioritization, delegation, and patient assignment skills.
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Kumagai, Candice K., author.
Bartz, Barbara, author.
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