Psychiatric Nursing: Assessment, Care Plans and Medications

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

ISBN: 978-0-80-364237-9
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 2
Book Status: Pending
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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