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Title Acute and chronic wounds : current management concepts / [edited by] Ruth A. Bryant, Denise P. Nix.

Imprint St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby Elsevier, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  617.106 Ac95 2007    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xiv, 674 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Principles for practice development / Ruth A. Bryant & Denise P. Nix -- Multidisciplinary team approach / Finn Gottrup, Denise P. Nix, & Ruth A. Bryant -- Anatomy and physiology of skin and soft tissue / Annette B. Wysocki -- Wound-healing physiology / Dorothy B. Doughty & Bonnie Sparks-DeFriese -- Molecular regulation of wound healing / Gregory Schultz -- Skin pathology and types of damage / Ruth A. Bryant & Richard A.F. Clark -- Patient assessment and evaluation of healing / Denise P. Nix -- Nutritional assessment and support / Nancy A. Stotts -- Wound infection: diagnosis and management / Nancy A. Stotts -- Wound debridement / Janet M. Ramundo -- Acute surgical and traumatic wounds / JoAnne D. Whitney -- Mechanical forces: pressure, shear, and friction / Barbara Pieper -- Support surfaces / Denise P. Nix -- Skin care needs of the obese patient / Susan Gallagher Camden -- Lower-extremity ulcers of vascular etiology / Dorothy B. Doughty & Rhonda Holbrook -- Neuropathic wounds: the diabetic wound / Vickie R. Driver, Mary Anne Landowski, & J.L. Madsen -- Foot and nail care / Tara L. Beuscher -- Massive tissue loss: burns / Jill Evans -- Principles of wound management / Bonnie Sue Rolstad & Liza G. Ovington -- Devices and technology in wound care / Rita A. Frantz ... [et al.] -- Role of surgery in wound healing / Joyce M. Black & Steven B. Black -- Oncology-related skin damage / Margaret T. Goldberg & Margaret McGinn-Byer -- Management of drain sites and fistulas / Ruth A. Bryant & Bonnie Sue Rolstad -- Management of gastrointestinal feeding tubes / Ruth A. Bryant -- Managing wound pain / Diane L. Krasner, Dag Shapshak, & Harriet W. Hopf -- Facilitating adaptation / Denise P. Nix & Ben Peire -- Billing, coding, and reimbursement / Ruth A. Bryant, Ben Peirce, & Kathleen D. Schaum -- Appendixes -- Glossary.
Subject Wounds and Injuries -- nursing.
Enterostomy -- nursing.
Patient Care Planning.
Wound Healing.
Surgical wound infections -- Nursing.
Skin -- Ulcers -- Nursing.
Wound healing.
Added Author Bryant, Ruth A.
Nix, Denise P.
ISBN 0323030742
Standard No. NLM 101284880
YDXCP 2415664
NZ1 10720443

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