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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jane Carmel; Janice Colwell; Margaret T Goldberg; Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society,
|Description:||xiv, 290 pages ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||Anatomy & physiology of GI tract / Debra Netsch --
Anatomy & physiology of urinary tract / JoAnn Ermer-Seltun --
Disease states that lead to a fecal stoma : colorectal cancer / Alessandro Fichera, Greta Bernier --
Disease states that lead to a fecal stoma : inflammatory bowel disease / Michele Rubin, Russell Cohen, Adam Stein --
Other conditions that lead to a fecal diversion / Janice M. Beitz --
Disease states that lead to creation of a urinary stoma / Gary Steinberg, Sanjay Patel, Joseph Pariser --
Fecal/urinary stoma construction / Linda Stricker, Barbara Hocevar, Jean Ashburn --
Preoperative preparation of patients undergoing fecal and/or urinary diversion / Mary Mahoney --
Post-operative nursing assessment and management / Jan Colwell --
Selection of pouching system / Jan Colwell --
Patient education following urinary/fecal diversion / Margaret Goldberg --
Diversion-specific patient management issues / Jane Carmel --
Rehabilitation issues and special ostomy patient needs / Jane Carmel, Jody Scardillo --
Assessment and management of pediatric patients / Kimberly McIltrot --
Peristomal skin conditions / Ginger Salvadalena --
Stomal complications / Joy Pittman --
Nursing management of the patient with a fistula / Ruth Byrant, DeeDee Nix --
Nursing management of the patient with percutaneous tubes / Jane Fellows, Michelle Rice.
|Other Titles:||Ostomy management|
|Responsibility:||edited by Jane E. Carmel, Janice C. Colwell, Margaret T. Goldberg.|
"This volume in the new Core Curriculum series from the WOCN(r) Society covers ostomy management, and is the crucial text for nurses practicing or studying ostomy patient care. It offers pathology and physiology basics in easy-to-grasp terms, while providing expert guidance on patient management. This is a study guide for the wound, ostomy and continence (WOC) certification exams and provides step-by-step direction on essential nursing procedures. Let this evidence-based guide lead you through all of the vital nursing topics. It is the official guide for students in wound, ostomy and continence nursing education programs"--Provided by publisher.
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