Lubkin's Chronic Illness, Ninth Edition is an essential text for nursing students who seek to understand the various aspects of chronic Illness affecting both patients and families. This is the only text of it's kinds that truly addresses not only the physical aspects but the important psychosocial issues that individuals and families deal with on a daily basis. The text takes an application to practice-based approach by covering impact/issues, interventions and outcomes. The Ninth Edition has been heavily revised to include updated and expanded content on the illness experience, health policy, uncertainty and the advanced practice nurse in chronic illness. Each chapter employs a theoretical approach to the concept followed by the impact or issues of the concept, nursing interventions and potential outcomes. Two new chapters focused on Loss and Spirituality have also been included. New to the Ninth Edition: Expanded personal and real-life comments from the perspective of the caregMedicare hospice benefits. http://www .medicare.gov/publications/pubs/pdf/ 02154.pdf Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). (2010). State operations manual. http://www.cms.gov /manuals/downloads/som107c01.pdf Centers foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Lubkin's Chronic Illness|
|Author||:||Fngna Associate Dean and Professor Fay W Whitney School of Nursing University of Wyoming Laramie Wyoming Pamala D Larsen|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2014-11-01|