Home > Books > Cardiac Nursing
Cardiac Nursing
View PDF

Cardiac Nursing

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 6th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Woods, Susan L.; Froelicher, Erika S.; Motzer, Sandra A.; Bridges, Elizabeth J.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-79280-6
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

Cardiac Nursing is recognized as "The Red Reference Book" for nurses caring for patients who have, or are at risk for developing, cardiac diseases.

The book provides both basic and advanced content in evidence-based care and emphasizes health promotion, health maintenance, and disease management. The five-part organization consists of anatomy and physiology; physiologic and pathophysiologic responses; assessment of heart disease; pathophysiology of heart disease; and health promotion and disease prevention.

This edition has a new Global Perspective feature in most chapters, which reflects the rich cultural mix of patient populations and helps to determine appropriate care. A new chapter on Global Health reflects WHO commitments to reducing heart disease worldwide.

There are seven brand-new chapters on inflammation, atherosclerosis, genetics, heart rate variability, complementary and alternative medicine, disease management models, and nuclear and other scans. Boxes of evidence-based content have been added within chapters where appropriate.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Woods, Susan L.; Froelicher, Erika S.; Motzer, Sandra A.; Bridges, Elizabeth J.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-79280-6
  • Specialty:
    Cardiology
    Critical Care
    Critical Care Medicine
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Pathophysiology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 6th Ed.
  • Pages: 960
  • Illustrations: 475
  • Year: 2009

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
CAB Abstracts Covering applied life sciences, CAB Abstracts gives researchers instant access to over 8.4 million records from 1973 onwards, with over 360,000 abstracts added each year.
JOTM
Maternity and Infant Care A key information resource used by maternity health care professionals and student midwives worldwide to support their research, practice, and study requirements.
JOTM
Academic Medicine The journal serves as an international forum to address the major challenges facing the academic medicine community as it strives to carry out its missions in the public interest.
JOTM
Canadian Journal of Addiction The journal provides a forum for presentation of evidence-based, peer-reviewed clinical information and scientific materials to clinicians working in the field of Addiction Medicine.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Washington Manual of Pediatrics
This book provides concise rapid-access information to be used while on call, in a critical care setting, in the emergency unit, and in subspecialty outpatient clinics.

Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management
This book's practical, hands-on approach provides all the concrete guidance you need to effectively respond to any airway emergency.