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Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Mosby Inc
Publication date October 28, 2005
Pages 996
Binding Paperback
Edition 3
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780323032087
ISBN-10 0323032087
Dimensions 1.25 by 5 by 7.75 in.
Weight 1.65 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $54.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This practical resource provides instant access to a wealth of essential patient teaching information for patients with common diseases and disorders, as well as those who are undergoing diagnostic testing or a medical or surgical procedure. It features coverage of more than 200 diseases, disorders, and procedures - including 30 new or extensively revised in this edition. A special section on home care procedures provides comprehensive guidance on preparing a discharge teaching plan and providing care in the home.
  • A convenient alphabetical organization with colored A-Z thumb tabs for quick reference in the clinical setting.
  • Two-color design highlights important information.
  • Information on more than 200 diseases, disorders, and procedures - including 30 new or extensively revised in this edition.
  • Extensive home care content, including comprehensive guidelines for preparing a discharge teaching plan.
  • Helpful lists of diagnostic test results for specific diseases.
  • Clear explanations of therapeutic management, including surgery and medications.
  • Easy-to-understand language with no specific nursing terminology makes it ideal for a broad range of health professionals.
  • Features more than 30 new or extensively updated entries.
  • A Teaching Alert logo draws attention to essential information for the patient or caregiver on preventing or responding to a serious complication.
  • A Dangerous Complications logo identifies potentially life-threatening complications of a disease, disorder, or procedure.
  • An Elderly Alert logo explains how a specific teaching point may differ for the elderly patient.
  • An Elder Care heading identifies how you can adapt teaching for elderly patients.


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Book cover for 9780323011037 Book cover for 9780323032087 Book cover for 9780815115373
 
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3 edition from Mosby Inc (October 28, 2005); titled "Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching"
9780323032087 | details & prices | 996 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $54.95
About: This practical resource provides instant access to a wealth of essential patient teaching information for patients with common diseases and disorders, as well as those who are undergoing diagnostic testing or a medical or surgical procedure.
3 pap/psc edition from Mosby Inc (October 25, 2005); titled "Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching"
9780323059480 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.50 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $66.95
from Mosby Inc (July 1, 2000); titled "Mosby's Handbook of Patient Teaching"
9780323011037 | details & prices | 822 pages | 4.25 × 7.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $32.95
About: Thoroughly revised and updated, MOSBY'S HANDBOOK OF PATIENT TEACHING is a comprehensive resource of information for patient teaching, covering more than 200 major diseases, disorders, and procedures.
from Mosby Inc (June 1, 1996)
9780815115373 | details & prices | 723 pages | 4.75 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $27.95
About: This guide to patient teaching covers the major disorders, diseases and procedures, with each entry providing the following information: definition, signs and symptoms, complications, diagnostic tests, treatment (including medication, activity and surgical procedures), and home care.

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