Psychiatric Nursing: Assessment, Care Plans and Medications

Editor/Author Townsend, Mary C.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $44.95
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: Not Available
ISBN: 978-0-80-364237-9
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 2
Book Status: Available
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Heres the most complete and easy-to-use resource on how to develop practical, individualized plans of care for psychiatric and mental health patients. The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe prescription and administration of psychotropic medications.

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Table of Contents

  • Index of DSM-5 Psychiatric Diagnoses
  • How to Use This Book
  • UNIT ONE THE FOUNDATION FOR PLANNING PSYCHIATRIC NURSING CARE
  • CHAPTER 1 The Nursing Process in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
  • UNIT TWO ALTERATIONS IN PSYCHOSOCIAL ADAPTATION
  • CHAPTER 2 Disorders Commonly Associated with Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence
  • CHAPTER 3 Neurocognitive Disorders
  • CHAPTER 4 Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
  • CHAPTER 5 Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
  • CHAPTER 6 Depressive Disorders
  • CHAPTER 7 Bipolar and Related Disorders
  • CHAPTER 8 Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Related Disorders
  • CHAPTER 9 Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders
  • CHAPTER 10 Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders
  • CHAPTER 11 Dissociative Disorders
  • CHAPTER 12 Sexual Disorders and Gender Dysphoria
  • CHAPTER 13 Eating Disorders
  • CHAPTER 14 Personality Disorders
  • UNIT THREE SPECIAL TOPICS IN PSYCHIATRIC/ MENTAL HEALTH NURSING
  • CHAPTER 15 Problems Related to Abuse or Neglect
  • CHAPTER 16 Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • CHAPTER 17 Homelessness
  • CHAPTER 18 Psychiatric Home Nursing Care
  • CHAPTER 19 Forensic Nursing
  • CHAPTER 20 Complementary Therapies
  • CHAPTER 21 Loss and Bereavement
  • CHAPTER 22 Military Families
  • UNIT FOUR PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATIONS
  • CHAPTER 23 Antianxiety Agents
  • CHAPTER 24 Antidepressants
  • CHAPTER 25 Mood-Stabilizing Agents
  • CHAPTER 26 Antipsychotic Agents
  • CHAPTER 27 Antiparkinsonian Agents
  • CHAPTER 28 Sedative-Hypnotics
  • CHAPTER 29 Agents Used to Treat Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder
  • APPENDICES
  • A. Comparison of Developmental Theories
  • B. Ego Defense Mechanisms
  • C. Levels of Anxiety
  • D. Stages of Grief
  • E. Relationship Development and Therapeutic Communication
  • F. Psychosocial Therapies
  • G. Electroconvulsive Therapy
  • H. Medication Assessment Tool
  • I. Cultural Assessment Tool
  • J. DSM-5 Classification
  • K. Mental Status Assessment
  • L. Assigning Nursing Diagnoses to Client Behaviors
  • M. Brief Mental Status Evaluation
  • N. FDA Pregnancy Categories
  • O. DEA Controlled Substances Schedules
  • P. Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale (AIMS)
  • Q. Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS)
  • R. Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (HAM-A)
  • S. NANDA Nursing Diagnoses: Taxonomy II
  • Bibliography
  • Subject Index
  • Drug Index
  • Nursing Diagnoses Index