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
FSTA® Food Science and Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, and nutrition.
JOTM
Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts This grey literature database provides unique access to 2.5 million abstracts and posters from medical and life sciences conferences from across the globe.
JOTM
JBJS Case Connector This cross-referenced online journal compiles symptoms, conditions, and demographic details to empower surgeons to find cases similar to theirs and to mine the database to reveal emerging trends and identify patterns.
JOTM
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Recognized as the authority in conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus this journal includes peer-reviewed original research, reviews, selected abstracts of the literature, and more.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department
Covers 400 errors commonly made by residents, medical students, attendings, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in the emergency department, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls.

A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy
Helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz’s unique, “color wheel” approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, expediting effective treatment.