Pearson Reviews & Rationales: Mental Health Nursing With Nursing Reviews & Rationales

Paperback | February 23, 2012

byMaryann Hogan

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This text provides a clear, concentrated, and up-to-date review of today’s “need to know” knowledge for effective psychiatric and mental health nursing. Developed and reviewed by a large team of nurse educators, PEARSON REVIEWS & RATIONALES: MENTAL HEALTH NURSING WITH NURSING REVIEWS & RATIONALES, 3/e fully reflects the current (2010) NCLEX-RN® Test Plan. The text thoroughly covers mental health nursing, including every major diagnostic category. Additional chapters focus on crisis intervention and suicide; family violence and sexual assault, loss and grief; and the psychological adaptation to medical illness. Since mental health questions are unique and distress many students, Chapter 1 presents specific techniques and strategies for answering the NCLEX-RN® exam’s psychosocial integrity questions. A complete support package includes access to additional questions and the complete eText online, and a tear-out NursingNotes card for clinical reference and quick review.  Hundreds of practice questions in the book and online at www.nursingreviewsandrationales.com help students measure their readiness for the NCLEX-RN®. In addition, you can access an eText version of this book on this website

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This text provides a clear, concentrated, and up-to-date review of today’s “need to know” knowledge for effective psychiatric and mental health nursing. Developed and reviewed by a large team of nurse educators, PEARSON REVIEWS & RATIONALES: MENTAL HEALTH NURSING WITH NURSING REVIEWS & RATIONALES, 3/e fully reflects the current (2010)...

MaryAnn Hogan, MSN, RN has been a Professor at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has taught in diploma, associate degree, and baccalaureate nursing programs. A former item writer for the CAT NCLEX-RN® exam, Ms. Hogan has been teaching review courses throughout to a number of publications in the areas of adult health, pharm...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.9 × 7.9 × 0.8 inPublished:February 23, 2012Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:013295687X

ISBN - 13:9780132956871

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Table of Contents

Preface           

1. Overview of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing

2. Crisis Intervention and Suicide

3. Infancy, Childhood, Adolescence, and Developmental Disabilities

4. Mood Disorders

5. Anxiety Disorders

6. Somatoform Disorders

7. Dissociative Disorders

8. Personality Disorders

9. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders

10. Delirium, Dementia, and Other Cognitive Mental Disorders

11. Substance Use Disorders

12. Family Violence and Sexual Assault

13. Loss, Grief, and Death

14. Psychological Adaptation to Medical Illness

Appendix. Practice to Pass & Case Studies Suggested Answers

Index