Clinical Companion for Psychiatric-Mental Health Palms Os Publisher's description
The Clinical Companion for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing provides essential clinical information for the practice of psychiatric nursing in a variety of settings.
The Clinical Companion for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing provides essential clinical information for the practice of psychiatric nursing in a variety of settings. It includes standards of practice, diagnostic studies, DSM-IV-TR diagnoses, legal issues, drug information, and standard precautions. Users can easily link to other selective products in the MyNursingPDA series if they have been downloaded to the userвЂ™s device by clicking on drugs, diagnostic tests, and more (if applicable).
-Nursing Process section reviews Assessment, North American Nursing Diagnosis Association (NANDA) Diagnoses, and Planning through using Nursing Outcome Classifications (NOC). Implementation is based on Nursing Intervention Classifications (NIC). Various types of therapies are highlighted under nursing interventions.
-Psychotropic medications are presented clearly and concisely to provide a quick reference while in the clinical setting.
-Clinical Applications section covers 24 of the most common problematic behaviors and client experiences in a searchable, alphabetical format.
Each behavior adheres to the following format:
-Interventions and rationales
-Client illustration, featuring a statement by the client followed by two possible responses on the part of the nurse. Includes rationales for each response.
Every effort has been made to ensure that this resource is as accurate, current, and practical as possible so that users can find ready answers to clinical problems.
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall