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Core Curriculum for Vascular Nursing : An Official Publication of the Society for Vascular Nursing (SVN).

Author/Creator:
Christensen, Cynthia Rebik.
Publication:
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (572 pages)
Edition:
2nd ed.
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Subjects:
Blood-vessels -- Diseases -- Nursing.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
An official publication of the Society for Vascular Nursing, the Second Edition of the Core Curriculum for Vascular Nursing provides the core knowledge needed by the novice entering the specialty. It also serves as a manual for the nursing instructor, a study guide for cardiovascular certification, and a reference for the experienced vascular clinician caring for the challenging vascular patient. Topics include the evolution of vascular nursing, vascular assessment and diagnosis, vascular nursing research, and guideline-directed medical, endovascular and surgical therapy for the treatment of carotid artery stenosis, aortic aneurysm, renal artery stenosis, vascular access, venous disease, vascular trauma, amputations, and lymphedema.
Contents:
Core Curriculum for VASCULAR NURSING
Contributors
Foreword
Contents
1 The Evolution of Vascular Nursing
2 Vascular Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice
3 Anatomy and Physiology of the Vascular System
4 Peripheral Vascular Assessment
5 Vascular Diagnostic Studies
6 Medications Used in Patients with Peripheral Vascular Disease
7 Teaching and Learning Principles
8 Vascular Medicine and Rehabilitation
9 Lower Extremity Arterial Disease
10 Upper Extremity Arterial Occlusive Disease
11 Cerebrovascular Disease
12 Mesenteric Ischemia
13 Aneurysmal Disease
14 Renovascular Disease and Ischemic Nephropathy
15 Vascular Access
16 Buerger Disease (Thromboangiitis Obliterans)
17 Raynaud Phenomenon
18 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
19 Superficial Thrombophlebitis and Deep Vein Thrombosis
20 Pulmonary Embolism
21 Chronic Venous Disease and Venous Ulcers
22 Diabetic Foot Management
23 Lymphedema
24 Vascular Trauma
25 Amputation
Appendix A Overview of Topical Wound Treatments
Index.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Lewis, Patricia A.
Other format:
Print version: Christensen, Cynthia Rebik Core Curriculum for Vascular Nursing
ISBN:
9781496312792
9781451192322
OCLC:
908512923