By Mary, Dr., PhD, APRN, BC, Wyckoff,Douglas, Mr., MSN, ARNP, CCRN Houghton,Carolyn Therese, PhD LePage
Named a 2013 Doody's center Title!
Winner of an AJN booklet of the yr Award of 2009!
"There is little question that each ACNP in perform or in education will desire a reproduction of this reference of their lab coat pocket."
--Ric Cuming, RN, MSN, EdD (c), CNOR, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
Jackson Memorial Hospital
"Long overdue-This complete severe care textual content will fill the void, specifically for nurses advancing from BSN to complex perform. The authors have coated the entire fundamentals and produced a textual content that offers a well-rounded wisdom base for severe care."
-Jeanne H. Siegel, PhD, ARNP
University of Miami university of Nursing and overall healthiness Studies
This booklet defines what it skill to be a nurse in severe care. With this article, Acute Care Nurse Practitioners (ACNPs) will research what to anticipate within the serious care unit, and the way to control quite a few issues with sufferers in acute and extensive care settings.
Significant emphasis is given to the advanced pathophysiology and applicable administration of universal difficulties encountered within the severe care surroundings, together with trauma, infections, and disorder. One bankruptcy is additionally devoted to the scientific, felony, and moral features of severe care. Critical Care is hence the must-have reference for graduate scholars in addition to for working towards ACPNs.
Key themes include:
- The position of the ACPN in acute and demanding care
- Pulmonary administration
- Cardiac innovations in acute care settings
- Managing liver, kidney, and kidney pancreas transplant within the ICU
- Burn administration
- Multisystem organ failure
- End-of-life and palliative care
- Family-centered care
Winner of an AJN ebook of the 12 months Award for 2009!
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Critical Care: Concepts, Role, and Practice for the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner by Mary, Dr., PhD, APRN, BC, Wyckoff,Douglas, Mr., MSN, ARNP, CCRN Houghton,Carolyn Therese, PhD LePage